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Virtual Module 1 Law Practice and Procedure of International Arbitration 2022

Venue:
Virtual

Date & Time:
31 March 2022

Bookable until:
16 March 2022

Number of spaces:
19

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Price

£1,080.00 GBP

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Are you eager to develop your core knowledge and skills in International Arbitration? If so, then this is the right course for you!

Book your place on this valuable course and you will: -

  • Gain detailed knowledge of all the legal principles, processes, practice and procedure in International Arbitration allowing you to easily evaluate and participate in proceedings.
  • Learn how to appropriately evaluate issues and apply the legislation based on the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Model Law, regional Arbitration law, and the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules.

If you want to understand International Arbitration generally, e.g. as a party, party representative or witness, this course is ideal for you. And gives all the tools you need if you want to practice as an International Arbitrator and go on to become a Fellow of CIArb.

What are the learning outcomes?

On successful completion of this course and the accompanying assessment, you will achieve important learning outcomes including being able to: -

  • Define what is meant by the term ‘International’ Arbitration.
  • Identify, explain and apply the legal procedural principles, rules and agreements relevant to the conduct of an International Arbitration.
  • Learn the legal framework, including limitations of matters that may be legally arbitrated.

You will also become very familiar with the: -

  • Contractual nature of the appointment of an Arbitrator.
  • Range and limitations of an Arbitrator’s powers and jurisdiction.
  • Rights, duties and responsibilities of a party to an Arbitration.
  • Methods of initiating and processing an Arbitration.
  • Relevance of the court regarding all stages in an Arbitration.
  • Requirements of an enforceable Award.

See tab below entitled “Learning Outcomes” for a full list.

On successful completion of this course and the accompanying assessment, you will achieve important learning outcomes including being able to: -

  • Define what is meant by the term ‘International’ Arbitration.
  • Identify, explain and apply the legal procedural principles, rules and agreements relevant to the conduct of an International Arbitration.
  • Learn the legal framework, including limitations of matters that may be legally arbitrated.

You will also become very familiar with the: -

  • Contractual nature of the appointment of an Arbitrator.
  • Range and limitations of an Arbitrator’s powers and jurisdiction.
  • Rights, duties and responsibilities of a party to an Arbitration.
  • Methods of initiating and processing an Arbitration.
  • Relevance of the court regarding all stages in an Arbitration.
  • Requirements of an enforceable Award.

You will also be able to evaluate and apply: -

  • Principles and legal requirements of an International Arbitration.
  • Principles of the UNCITRAL Model Law as well as a regional Arbitration law, appropriately.

And demonstrate skills in: -

  • Carrying out the tasks required in preparing for and progressing an International Arbitration.
  • Controlling an International Arbitration, communicating effectively with the parties, applying the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules and adopting appropriate procedures.

How is the course delivered?

This course starts on 31 March and is delivered over a period of three months.

The three months consists of 4/5-week private study periods, each followed by 2 half day virtual
tutorial sessions (a total of 6 half days across the course).

What is my next step when I complete the course?

Once you have successfully completed this course and the accompanying assessment, you are eligible to:-

  • Apply to become a Member of CIArb which entitles you to display the globally recognised and respected MCIArb letters after your name. The MCIArb signifies to clients, colleagues and regulators that you have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to achieving the highest level of knowledge, skills and behaviour in ADR.
  • Progress onto Module 2 of the International Arbitration pathway:-
    Module 2: Law of Obligations
  • Apply for the Module 2 Exemption Test. If you have passed any Module 1 course, have a Law Degree or can demonstrate the necessary knowledge via your CV you will be exempt from taking the Module 2: Law of Obligations course and the accompanying assessment. So, you will be able to move straight onto Virtual Module 3: Award Writing in International Arbitration 2021.

To unlock this course/assessment, you need to have at least one of the below prerequisites completed

No additional courses are unlocked by this course

No additional Membership Grades are unlocked by this course