CIArb News

Celebrating 60 years of the New York Convention

14 Jun 2018

June 10 2018 witnessed the 60th anniversary of the signing of one of UNCITRAL‘s most successful pieces of work, the New York Convention, The Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards.

This auspicious occasion was celebrated by Audley Sheppard QC, Chairman of the Board of the LCIA, Jonathan Wood, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and Ian Gaunt, President of the London Maritime Arbitrators’ Association, at a breakfast hosted by Audley.

To the New York Convention, many happy returns!

22 Jan 2021

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

The issues before the UK Court of Appeal in a recent case centre on whether an expert firm owed a fiduciary duty of loyalty to their client company and whether they owed a contractual duty to avoid conflicts of interest.

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20 Jan 2021

Congratulations to Richard Barnes FCIArb

The North West branch is delighted to announce that Richard Barnes FCIArb has been appointed to the CIArb Board of Trustees.

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15 Jan 2021

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

CIArb’s Taiwan Chapter was honoured to co-host a conference with the ICC YAF, iADR, and the Taipei Bar Association on 9 January 2021.

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