CIArb News

CIArb signs Memorandum of Understanding with QICDRC

12 Jan 2018

CIArb is set to expand its reach to the State of Qatar with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and the opening of a new branch.

In the MoU with the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) on 13 December 2017, CIArb committed to work together with QICDRC in developing training programmes in arbitration, mediation and adjudication as well as other events to promote alternative dispute resolution in Qatar. 

In signing the MoU, CIArb Director General, Anthony Abrahams, said: 

We are delighted to have signed an agreement with QICDRC to jointly develop and deliver key education programmes, courses and events to promote the ADR landscape in Qatar.  Following the new Qatar Arbitration Law, Qatar is an exciting place to be.  We look forward to working with QICDRC to this end and are pleased to have established a CIArb branch in Qatar.”

14 Sep 2018

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02 Oct 2018

International Construction Disputes

The international arbitration community has made great efforts in recent years to address diversity issues in arbitration, but anecdotal observations suggest that construction disputes – in arbitration, before dispute boards and in adjudication – are still decided by panels who do not reflect the diversity of those practising in this area.

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11 Oct 2018

2018 Product Development Survey Yields Positive Response

Congratulations to Nancy Okademi who was the beneficiary of our £100 Amazon voucher prize draw for her participation in the recent product development survey, for which CIArb is also delighted to announce was a resounding success.

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