CIArb News

Young Members Group Essay Competition 2020

27 Jul 2020

CIArb's Young Members Group is pleased to invite anyone aged 40 years and under on the date of submission to participate in the CIArb YMG writing competitions. This year’s competition invites participants to prepare a procedural order and explanatory note in relation to virtual hearings. For further details and guidelines, please refer to the YMG Essay Competition brochure here.

The Essay Competition will be judged by an Editorial Jury (Alexander G. Leventhal ACIArb, Mercy Okiro MCIArb, João Marçal Martins ACIArb, Elizabeth Rainbow Willard ACIArb, and Dharam Jumani FCIArb) and an Honorary Jury (Olufunke Adekoya FCIArb, Professor Mohamed Abdel Wahab MCIArb, and Michael Mcilwrath).

The winner will be invited to speak at the CIArb YMG virtual seminar held in November 2020 and will also be profiled in the CIArb YMG newsletter. The five finalist submissions shall be published on the CIArb website.

Deadline date: 1 October 2020 (midnight London time)

Entries should be submitted to: essay@ciarb.org

04 Dec 2023

Scam Alert

We have become aware that a third party has emailed some members requesting payment for membership.

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29 Nov 2023

Joint intervention success as Churchill judgment allows the courts to order parties to mediate

In a significant moment for mediation, the highly anticipated Churchill judgment overturns the decision in Halsey, confirming it is not a breach of human rights to integrate mediation into the court process and, where appropriate, to order parties to mediate. CMC, Ciarb and CEDR joined forces to intervene in the case, arguing strongly for this outcome.

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16 Nov 2023

Ciarb intervenes twice during UNCITRAL WG III’s latest session

In a lively session focusing on the establishment of an advisory centre in international law and cross-cutting issues, Ciarb intervened twice on behalf of members.

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