UK Government calls on parties in contractual disputes arising from COVID-19 to use ADR methods for dispute resolution

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Independence vs. Loyalty: Are an Expert’s Duties to a Tribunal and an Engaging Party at Odds?

Secretariat Consulting PTE Ltd & Ors v A Company [2021] EWCA Civ 6 (11 January 2021) The issues before the UK Court of Appeal in this case centre on whether an expert firm owed a fiduciary duty of loyalty to their client company and, if not, whether they owed a contractual duty to avoid conflicts of …

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East Asia Branch Conference: A deep insight into ICC Arbitration and highlights of ICC 2021 Arbitration Rules

Conference: A Deep Insight into ICC Arbitration and highlights of ICC 2021 Arbitration Rules CIArb’s Taiwan Chapter was honoured to co-host with the ICC YAF, iADR®, and the Taipei Bar Association on 9 January 2021 a conference on the topic of “A Deep Insight into ICC Arbitration and highlights of ICC 2021 Arbitration Rules” in Taipei …

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Catherine Dixon: An Update from the Director General

It is so important that we stay connected during this testing time. Whether it’s working from home, hosting adjudications, arbitrations, mediations or meetings online – it has been inspiring to see CIArb members’ rise to the challenge, operating flexibly and responsively to support their clients. CIArb is rising to the challenge too. All our training …

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UK Government calls on parties in contractual disputes arising from COVID-19 to use ADR methods for dispute resolution

The UK government has published guidance[1] asking individuals, businesses (including funders) and public authorities to display an extraordinary response in their business dealings, to act in the national interest and to help overcome the devastating effects of the pandemic on the UK economy. The guidance encourages organisations, companies and individuals to review and rethink their …

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