ACICA-45 Webinar: Lifecycle of An Arbitration Series - How to Start an Arbitration On 27 May 2020 the inaugural webinar of the ACICA 45 Lifecycle of an Arbitration Series was held. Guillermo Garcia-Perrote, Senior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills, moderated the discussion between three experienced speakers on the topic of ‘How to Start an Arbitration’: Gitanjali [...]
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ACICA has developed a Guidance Note for Online Arbitration as a resource for parties conducting arbitration using an online platform. The ACICA Guidance Notice, which takes the form of a checklist of relevant considerations, aims to raise a range of matters that need to be addressed in advance of an online arbitration where numerous parties are [...]
ACICA is pleased to launch its inaugural Essay Competition in 2020! Entries to the competition are invited and encouraged from students based in Australia who are studying a Bachelor, Juris Doctor or Masters level law degree in 2020, and to lawyers in their first five years of practice. There is no requirement to be an ACICA member. Further [...]
The COVID-19 pandemic is presenting unique challenges for the fair, efficient and orderly disposition of commercial disputes in Australia and world-wide. The social and economic impact of the virus will likely continue to have legal and access-to-justice implications for some time, giving rise to new disputes and delaying the progress of existing disputes before the [...]
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The Australian Disputes Centre, in which ACICA's head office sits, has issued a Precautionary Protocol with respect to the COVID-19 outbreak. This can be viewed at: https://www.disputescentre.com.au/covid-19-coronavirus-precautionary-protocol/
On 11 March 2020, ACICA held a joint seminar with the NSW Young Lawyers Business Law Committee on the topic of the drafting of dispute resolution clauses at the Law Society of NSW. The seminar aimed at educating junior transactional lawyers in the first five years of their careers, as well as law students interested [...]
The December 2019 edition of the ACICA Review is now available and may be downloaded by clicking on the link below: ACICA Review December 2019
ACICA extends its thanks to all who attended the ACICA/CIArb Australia International Arbitration Conference in Brisbane last week and all other events held throughout Australian Arbitration Week 2019. This was the 7th annual Arbitration Week in Australia and proved to be a record year with 20 events held over 4 days. The Conference was fully [...]