GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – Bulgaria (by Kambourov & Partners)

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On Thursday 18 January at 3 pm CET (until 3.30 pm CET) took place an interactive discussion of the effect of the abolition of the public policy exception as a ground for setting aside of local arbitral awards on the integrity of the arbitration process, in our ‘A Case in Time’ headnote series. Emil Emanuilov and Yana Todorova, of Kambourov & Partners, the authors of the GAP chapter on Bulgaria, provided a discussion of the case study, followed by comments from a reviewer (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules apply. The event chat was open to facilitate networking and interaction. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is designed … Read More

Arbitrage OHADA : Exequatur des sentences arbitrales dans l’espace OHADA

Ghazal Miyar

Arbitrage OHADA : Exequatur des sentences arbitrales dans l’espace OHADA Cet événement, organisé conjointement par Thiam & Associés et Delos, a permis de parler des litiges nés de la croissance des échanges commerciaux en République de Guinée, litiges le plus souvent déférés par-devant le juge judiciaire malgré les réprobations tenant entre autres au manque de transparence de la décision judiciaire, mais également à l’imprévisibilité de la jurisprudence qui constitue un énorme risque pour l’investisseur. Vous pouvez regarder l’enregistrement ici. C’est pour circonscrire ce risque et le contourner le cas échéant, qu’il est de plus en plus fait recours à l’arbitrage pour mieux appréhender les litiges commerciaux et d’affaires, mais aussi les litiges consécutifs aux investissements. Dans ce sens, le Cabinet Thiam & … Read More

ROAP LATAM 2023 Finales – 23 de Enero 2024

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Las finales del ROAP LATAM pusieron punto final a nuestros cursos avanzados de alegatos orales y contrainterrogatorio, presentando a los participantes más persuasivos y hábiles de cada curso. La edición del año 2023 de ROAP LATAM estuvo dedicada a Valeria Galíndez. El resultado de la final lo determinó un panel de árbitros de talla mundial formado por Valeria Galíndez (Presidente), a quien estuvo dedicada la edición ROAP LATAM 2023, Fernando Mantilla y Profesor Eduardo Silva Romero. El evento tuvo lugar online el 23 de enero de 2024 de 14 a 17:40 ET. A continuación encontrará el programa del evento y las biografías de los miembros del Tribunal y de los finalistas. 2pm ET – Bienvenida de los Co-Directores de ROAP … Read More

GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – France (by August Debouzy)

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On Thursday 19 October at 3 pm CEST (until 3.30 pm CEST) took place an interactive discussion of independence and impartiality: Paris-seated arbitrators face ever-evolving challenges. The episode reviewed the evolution of French case law from recent years, in our ‘A Case in Time’ headnote series. Marie Danis and Benjamin Sabbagh Zadeh, of August Debouzy, the authors of the GAP chapter on France, provided a discussion of the case study, followed by comments from Sara Koleilat-Aranjo of Morgan Lewis (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules applied. The event chat was open to facilitate networking and interaction. The recording is available here. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is … Read More

GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – Austria (by KNOETZL)

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On Thursday 22 February at 3pm CEST (until 3.30pm CEST) we held an interactive discussion of the Austrian Supreme Court: Docket 24.3.2021, 3 Ob 2/21x (see here) in our ‘A Case in Time’ headnote series. Florian Haugeneder and Patrizia Netal of KNOETZL, the authors of the GAP chapter on Austria, provided a discussion of the case study, followed by comments from Anzhela Torosyan, of Archipel (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules applied. The event chat was opened to facilitate networking and interaction. The recording is available here. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is designed to assist in-house counsel, corporate lawyers and arbitration practitioners with efficiently accessing key insights into a … Read More

GAP JOURNAL SERIES – Dutco

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On Thursday 21 September at 4pm CEST took place an in-depth 90mn discussion of the French Court of Cassation decision in: Dutco (see here and translation here), in our ‘A Case in Time’ journal series. The speakers for this episode included Wesley Chan (Drew & Napier LLC), Gaëlle Filhol (Pinsent Masons), Paul Kleist (Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP) and Leyou Tameru (I-Arb Africa) with Laurie Achtouk-Spivak (Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP) moderating (short bios of the speakers below). The recording is available here. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is designed to assist in-house counsel, corporate lawyers and arbitration practitioners with efficiently accessing key insights into a large range of jurisdictions, including for … Read More

GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – Germany (by CMS Hasche Sigle)

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On Thursday 21 September at 3 pm CET (until 3.30 pm CET) took place an interactive discussion of the Key Features of the Planned Reform of German Arbitration Law, in our ‘A Case in Time’ headnote series. Dr. Tilman Niedermaier and Marcus Weiler of CMS Hasche Sigle, the authors of the GAP chapter on Germany provided a discussion of the case study, followed by comments from Mark McMahon of STEWARTS (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules applied. The event chat was open to facilitate networking and interaction. The recording is available here. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is designed to assist in-house counsel, corporate lawyers and arbitration practitioners … Read More

GAP JOURNAL SERIES – Republic of Sierra Leone v. SL Mining Ltd

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On Thursday 6 July at 5:00pm CEST we had an in-depth 90mn discussion of this year´s English High Court decision in Republic of Sierra Leone v. SL Mining Ltd, in our ‘A Case in Time’ journal series. The speakers for this episode were Markus Burgstaller (Hogan Lovells), Marc Jacob (DLA Piper), Elizabeth Oger-Gross (White & Case) and Nania Owusu-Ankomah (Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah), with Tsegaye Laurendeau (Signature Litigation LLP) moderating (short bios of the speakers below). The recording is available here. ABOUT THE GAP AND THE SPEAKERS The Delos Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) is designed to assist in-house counsel, corporate lawyers and arbitration practitioners with efficiently accessing key insights into a large range of jurisdictions, including for the purposes of … Read More

GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – Hong Kong (by Fangda Partners)

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On Thursday 22 June at 3pm SGT (until 3.30pm SGT) we had an interactive discussion in our ‘A Case in Time’ Headnote series. Olga Boltenko and Xiongchao Chen of Fangda Partners, the authors of the GAP chapter on Hong Kong, considered the issue of the governing law of arbitration agreement in China Railway v CKH, followed by comments from Samantha Tan of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules applied. The event chat was open to facilitate networking and interaction. You can find out more about Delos’s Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) here, and sign up for GAP news here, and do look up other forthcoming events in our Headnote and Journal Series. … Read More

GAP HEADNOTE SERIES – Nigeria (by Broderick Bozimo & Company)

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On Thursday 13 July at 3pm CEST (until 3.30pm CEST) there was an interactive discussion on Innovation in Nigerian Arbitration: unveiling the Arbitration and Mediation Act 2023 in the Context of international best practices in our ‘A Case in Time’ Headnote series. The speakers included Isaiah Bozimo and Daniel Ihueze of Broderick Bozimo & Company, the authors of the GAP chapter on Nigeria, followed by comments from Jakub Kamenicky of Squire Patton Boggs (short bios of the speakers below) and a Q&A with the participants. Chatham House rules applied. The event chat was opened to facilitate networking and interaction. You can find out more about Delos’s Guide to Arbitration Places (GAP) here, and sign up for GAP news here; and do look up other forthcoming events in our … Read More