09 Jun 2020
On 9 June 2020, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators North West Branch successfully held its first-ever online educational event.
The Mediation Surgery was presented as a joint event between the North West branch of CIArb and the Association of Northern Mediators.
Zoom was used to present the event, which was extremely well attended. The virtual surgery was chaired by Peter Vinden FCIArb and Mark Mattison FCIArb, who are both highly experienced practitioners. This was a popular event designed for mediators and those thinking of training as mediators.
The Mediation Surgery presented the attendees with interesting and challenging scenarios for comment and discussion.
The success of this event paves the way for the North West branch to present more content to its members virtually.
18 Jun 2021Brexit, Lugano and arbitration: A CIArb/Law Society panel discussion
CIArb and the Law Society of England and Wales recently hosted a joint panel discussion assessing the implications for arbitration of Brexit, the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement, and the UK’s departure from the Lugano Convention.
11 Jun 2021Roebuck Lecture 2021 with Judge Joyce Aluoch
On 10 June 2021, CIArb's Roebuck Lecture took place online focusing on the theme of 'The impact of Singapore Mediation Convention, both on mediation and arbitration' and was delivered by the Hon. Lady Justice Joyce Aluoch EBS CBS MCIArb.