CIArb News

UAE Branch Committee Election

11 Jan 2021

Dear member of the UAE Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, we are delighted to announce that you can now vote for who you would like to be elected onto the Committee of the United Arab Emirates Branch. 

Each fully paid member of CIArb’s UAE Branch is entitled to vote. If you are a fully paid member, you can vote for up to 6 candidates. Candidate manifestos can be found on the voting platform. This year we have six seats available, and 14 candidates standing for election.

All votes are anonymous.

 How to vote

  • An email has been sent out from CIArb UAE (vote@ukevote.uk) on 6 January 2021 at 9.15pm UAE time. Please check your junk/spam inbox. 
  • Simply click the link in that email to cast your vote before 5pm on Wednesday, 27 January 2021.

For any further queries, please contact ciarbuae@uk-engage.org

26 Jan 2021

CIArb and the ERA Pledge Young Practitioners Subcommittee Partner to Promote Diversity in Arbitration

CIArb and the Equal Representation in Arbitration (ERA) Pledge Young Practitioners Subcommittee are delighted to announce they have entered into a partnership to provide ERA members with discounted training.

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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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