CIArb News

YMG Kenya Meets with CEO of Kenyan Commercial Bank Group

20 Nov 2017

On 24 October 2017, members of the Steering Committee of the Kenya YMG paid a courtesy call to the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Kenya Commercial Bank Group, Mr. Joshua Oigara.

The Bank has regional units in Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia and South Sudan.

The delegation was led by Mercy Okiro, MCIArb (Chairperson YMG Kenya) who was accompanied by Nderitu Sam Mbiriri MCIArb (current Vice Chair of the Kenyan Branch), James Ngotho Kariuki MCIArb, and the CEO of the Kenyan Branch Ms. Chebett Koske.

The delegation discussed financial support for the Kenyan YMG in its activities in the coming year as well as possible areas for collaboration, particularly in training the bank’s younger professionals in ADR via the CIArb pathway.

We were especially impressed by the Group CEO’s enthusiasm for YMG efforts and his commitment to ensuring excellence for the Kenyan professionals and youth.

27 Nov 2020

Halliburton v Chubb: Supreme Court confirms the duty to disclose

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in the case of Halliburton v Chubb, which dealt with the issue of when an arbitrator must disclose circumstances which may give rise to justifiable doubts about their impartiality.

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27 Nov 2020

Dispute Appointment Service (DAS) Convention 2020: Handling disputes in an era of uncertainty

The 2020 CIArb Dispute Appointment Service (DAS) Convention kicked off with a keynote address by Professor Dr Mohammed S. Abdel Wahab, MCIArb.

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23 Nov 2020

New e-learning module launched: ‘A Guide to Arbitration Award Writing'

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) has announced today the launch of its latest skills e-module, ‘A Guide to Arbitration Award Writing’.

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