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Sep 28
Arbitration Development in Canada: A Push for a Unified Commercial Arbitration Law

The Arbitration Act Reform Committee of the Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society is…

Sep 02
Never too Late to Arbitrate: Texas Supreme Court Compels Employment Arbitration after Nine Years of Litigation

On 22 April 2022, the Texas Supreme Court opened a new chapter in the sage of In re…

Aug 31
Anja Bolz awarded Chartered Arbitrator status with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

On 31 August 2022, Anja Bolz was awarded the coveted Chartered Arbitrator status by…

Aug 22
First Encounter with Morgan: Ninth Circuit Tests SCOTUS Ruling for Waiver of Right to Arbitrate

In March of this year, the US Supreme Court (“SCOTUS”) ruled in the matter of Morgan…

Aug 18
UK Ministry of Justice unveils Proposal for Mandatory Mediation

In late July 2022, the UK Ministry of Justice introduced a proposal for a mandatory…

Aug 17
Vancouver International Arbitration Centre introduces New Rules for International Disputes

This past year saw several arbitral institutes across the globe introduce new rules of…

Jul 26
High Court of England and Wales sets forth a Test for the Validity of Arbitrator Appointments

Appointing an arbitrator is considered to be the first challenge parties face with…

Jul 21
A Conclusion to the Longest-Running ICSID Dispute in History: Spanish Courts Issues USD 550 Million Enforcement Award

Once the longest-running dispute in ICSID history, a dispute that spanned more than…

Jul 19
The Sultan, His Family, and a USD 15 Billion Arbitration Award

Last Monday, in central Luxembourg, a bailiff walked into a serviced office building…