07 Nov 2018
The 2018 party conferences took place in an atmosphere of considerable political upheaval. With uncertainty over the UK’s future global role and a host of domestic challenges – from the housing crisis to the need for radical infrastructure investment – policymakers in both major UK parties have a lot in their in-tray. CIArb went to the Labour and Conservative conferences to put ADR on the agenda and explain to our politicians why alternatives to court can play a vital role in meeting our needs.
At the Labour Conference in Liverpool, Lewis Johnston (Head of Policy, CIArb) took part in our panel discussion “Cheaper, Quicker, Fairer: How ADR can help the construction industry”. Alongside Chi Onwurah MP (Shadow Industrial Strategy Minister), Gary Kitt (Partner, Arcadis) and John Slaughter (Head of Policy, Home Builders Federation), Lewis made the case for conflict avoidance mechanisms as
18 Mar 2019Forthcoming courses in Australia
CIArb Australia Branch is delighted to offer two courses which will take place in May and June 2019. The first one is an Introduction To International Arbitration in Perth and the second is an Accelerated Route Toward Fellowship (ARF) in Sydney.