10 Jun 2019
On 29 May 2019, CIArb Young Members’ Group (Kenya) held a seminar in cooperation with the Law Society of Kenya through its Young Lawyers Committee at the Panari Hotel in Nairobi. The speakers discussed arbitration and alternative dispute resolution in Kenya and in the region. During the panel discussion, particular importance was placed on the Court Annexed Mediation Programme and the role of the Judiciary in creating a conducive environment for the growth of arbitration in Africa.
All the speakers were Fellows and Chartered Arbitrators of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, including the President of the Law Society of Kenya. CIArb Young Members’ Group (Kenya) remains grateful to the Branch Committee of CIArb Kenya, the Law Society of Kenya, Judiciary of Kenya Court Annexed Mediation Programme Registrars and the Convenor of the Law Society of Kenya’s Young Lawyers Committee for this partnership and looks forward to more similar initiatives in the future.
19 Jul 2021CIArb 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.
16 Jul 202125 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.