CIArb News

Call for Arbitrators to join new UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement panels

26 Apr 2021

The deadline is approaching to express your interest in being considered as an Arbitrator under the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) dispute mechanisms. The United Kingdom government is seeking suitably qualified people to appoint to lists of arbitrators and expert panellists – those interested must submit their application by 11.59pm on 2 May 2021.

The Cabinet Office Call for Expressions of Interest sets out the details of this opportunity and includes comprehensive information on the eligibility requirements and the selection and appointment process. There is no requirement for applicants to be UK nationals.

To be considered, applicants must submit the following to TCAdisputesettlement@cabinetoffice.gov.uk by 11.59pm (UK time) on 2 May 2021:

  • a cover letter (1,000 words maximum)
  • a CV (3 single-sided pages maximum), noting all nationalities held by the candidate
  • two professional reference contacts who must provide written statements on request
  • a completed declaration form (available on the EoI webpage)

Any questions regarding the process should be submitted to TCAdisputesettlement@cabinetoffice.gov.uk.

19 Jul 2021

CIArb YMG Writing Competition 2021

CIArb's Young Members Group is pleased to invite anyone aged 40 years and under to participate in the CIArb YMG writing competition.

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19 Jul 2021

CIArb Accelerated Route to Membership Course in Taipei

On 10 July 2021, while Taiwan was still under Level 3 Covid-19 alert, CIArb’s Taiwan Chapter held its Accelerated Route to Membership (ARM) course with all participants joining safely from the ease of their office or home.

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16 Jul 2021

25 years since the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act: How can adjudication continue to meet the needs of the construction sector?

On 14 July 2021 CIArb held an event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996, which introduced statutory adjudication into UK construction. 

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