EL ESTÁNDAR DE LA PRUEBA Y EL ROL DEL TRIBUNAL ANTE ALEGACIONES DE CORRUPCIÓN

Luis Miguel Velarde Saffer y María Fernanda Roca Silva / Download article 26 de enero de 2024 [*]  Resumen: Este artículo resume los temas tratados en el segundo episodio de “Café Arbitral”, realizado el 19 de julio de 2022. Los panelistas del episodio fueron Andrea Hulbert, René Irra y Esteban López. Los hosts de Café Arbitral, quienes moderaron la discusión, fueron Cecilia Flores Rueda y Luis Miguel Velarde Saffer. La grabación del panel se encuentra disponible aquí. Las opiniones expresadas por los panelistas y moderadores son personales y no comprometen a sus respectivos despachos.   Si bien la corrupción se puede rastrear hasta el año 1100 A.C. en Egipto bajo el reinado de Ramsés IX, donde se localiza el primer documento que registra actos … Read More

¿HA LLEGADO EL MOMENTO DE ELIMINAR EL SISTEMA DE DESIGNACIÓN DE ÁRBITROS POR LAS PARTES Y ESTABLECER UN SISTEMA DE DESIGNACIÓN POR MEDIO DE INSTITUCIONES (O ALTERNATIVO)?

Luis Miguel Velarde Saffer y María Fernanda Roca Silva / Download article 6 de noviembre de 2023 [*]  Resumen: Este artículo resume los temas tratados en el primer episodio de “Café Arbitral”, realizado el 23 de mayo de 2022. Los panelistas del episodio fueron Claudia Benavides Galvis, Carolina Posada Isaacs y Eloy Anzola. Los hosts de Café Arbitral, quienes presentaron la discusión, son Cecilia Flores Rueda y Luis Miguel Velarde Saffer. La grabación del panel se encuentra disponible aquí. Las opiniones expresadas por los panelistas son personales y no comprometen a sus respectivos despachos.   El derecho de las partes de elegir a quien(es) decidirá(n) su disputa es tan antiguo como el arbitraje mismo,[1] habiendo sido incluso calificado como “principio básico … Read More

BOOK PRESENTATION: THE BLOCKCHAIN AS A CHALLENGE TO TRADITIONAL PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW

Christina Blanchet Valle (follow on LinkedIn) Published: 8 September 2023 Blockchain and Private International Law (Brill, forthcoming) offers different perspectives regarding blockchain technology, a complex area with many technicalities, explained through concrete examples from the evolving legal practice. It presents the debate regarding the expected evolution of blockchain technology and its challenges with respect to the application of Private International Law (PIL). Without imposing categorical answers, it points to some pressing issues that must be addressed. Introduction The book opens with an introduction by Professors Andrea Bonomi and Matthias Lehmann, as well as Dr. Shaheeza Lalani. The introduction explains the book’s structure in five parts, which provide the essentials for the reader to understand the operation and applications of distributed … Read More

UNIVERSITY OF LAUSANNE LEGAL TECH NEWS

Dr. Shaheeza Lalani (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Published: 15 June 2022 Cite as: Dr. Shaheeza Lalani, University of Lausanne Tech News, Delos Tech Channel, 15 June 2022 Tech Channel 2-Year Anniversary Edition Intro & Contents | Find out about and sign up for the Tech Channel Since the launch of its series with BRILL│Nijhoff, the University of Lausanne’s LL.M. Programme has completed major projects with sponsorship from several law firms and institutions, including Herbert Smith Freehills, LALIVE, Lenz & Staehelin, McMillan, NIVALION, SwissLegal Rouiller & Associés, Three Crowns LLP, and Peter & Kim. Most recent publications expand into the legal tech sphere and will likely be of interest to dispute resolution specialists. One of the forthcoming volumes, Blockchain & … Read More

THE IMPLICATIONS OF THE METAVERSE FOR DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Ekaterina Oger Grivnova (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Published: 15 June 2022 Cite as: Anthony Charlton, The implications of the Metaverse for Dispute Resolution, Delos Tech Channel, 15 June 2022 Tech Channel 2-Year Anniversary Edition Intro & Contents | Find out about and sign up for the Tech Channel The Metaverse is an immersive virtual world based on cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and virtual and augmented reality. Different Metaverse platforms, such as Horizon World, Decentraland, AltSpaceVR and The Sandbox, are independently evolving in parallel. The Metaverse is said to be one of the key elements of Web 3.0, the upcoming generation of the internet. The concept of the Metaverse is set to disrupt ordinary human activities, and … Read More

THE MODEL LAW FOR DECENTRALIZED AUTONOMOUS ORGANIZATIONS – REINVENTING DUE PROCESS

Sophie Nappert (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Elisabeth Zoe Everson (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Published: 15 June 2022 Cite as: Sophie Nappert and Elisabeth Zoe Everson, The Model Law for Decentralized Autonomous Organizations – Reinventing Due Process, Delos Tech Channel, 15 June 2022 Tech Channel 2-Year Anniversary Edition Intro & Contents | Find out about and sign up for the Tech Channel The Coalition of Automated Legal Applications (COALA)’s Model Law for Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) (Model Law) has been in the making for a while. The recent publication of a finalized version for public consultation has sparked wide interest, and has been one of the topics discussed on ArbTech, an online forum on technology and dispute resolution. The … Read More

THE ENFORCEMENT OF ARBITRATION AWARDS AND JUDGMENTS

Mathieu Eychène (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Célestine Renault (short bio below–follow on LinkedIn) Published: 15 June 2022 Cite as: Mathieu Eychène and Célestine Renault, The enforcement of arbitration awards and judgments: seizing cryptocurrencies under French law, Delos Tech Channel, 15 June 2022 Tech Channel 2-Year Anniversary Edition Intro & Contents | Find out about and sign up for the Tech Channel THE ENFORCEMENT OF ARBITRATION AWARDS AND JUDGMENTS: SEIZING CRYPTOCURRENCIES UNDER FRENCH LAW A cryptocurrency is a digital currency secured by a decentralized system based on blockchain technology. By definition, cryptocurrencies are not issued by any central authority. That allows them to exist outside the control of governments, which was precisely the purpose of their invention. What was originally … Read More