The ACICA Review is our bi-annual publication aimed at providing arbitration news and updates to ACICA members. We hope you enjoy reading the December 2016 edition!
The Super Early Bird registration rate is now available for ICCA 2018 in Sydney, until midnight AEDT 31 March 2017. Registration can be completed online via the Congress website. See the latest ICCA 2018 E-Newsletter, November 2016.
On 21 November 2016, ACICA and King & Wood Mallesons co-hosted an event to kick off Sydney arbitration week: Judith Levine in conversation with Alex Baykitch & Andrea Martignoni. The theme of the interactive seminar was current trends and experience in arbitration, focusing on the Asia-Pacific region. Some key trends discussed were cost and time [...]
On 29 and 30 October 2016, Doug Jones AO led a joint CIArb-ACICA Tribunal Secretaries Course. Between Doug's seemingly boundless knowledge of arbitration theory and his extensive experience in its practice, course participants were treated to a nuanced and realistic look into both the role of a Tribunal Secretary, and the need for them. The [...]
Event Wrap Up: Seminar on the “Singapore International Commercial Court (“SICC”) – A viable option for international dispute resolution?”Deborah Tomkinson
On 20 October 2016, ACICA hosted a seminar on the “Singapore International Commercial Court (“SICC”) – A viable option for international dispute resolution?”, presented by Mohan Pillay and Toh Chen Han, partners in the Singapore office of Pinsent Masons MPillay. The presentation went through the working of the SICC in some detail. A copy of [...]
Lord Goldsmith talks to ACICA audience about Brexit and arbitration (Copy of Lord Goldsmith's Paper Available for Download here) On 24 October 2016, Lord Goldsmith presented to an ACICA audience in Sydney on Brexit and arbitration. He set the Brexit scene: Theresa May is still tight-lipped about the nature of Brexit, following a Brexit campaign characterised [...]
Sydney ICCA 2018: 15 to 18 April 2018 Evolution and Adaptation: The Future of International Arbitration Super Early Bird rate valid until 31 December 2016 - register online at www.icca2018sydney.com for the chance to win one of five free Sydney Harbour Bridge climbs during ICCA Sydney 2018. With Follow On Event AMINZ-ICCA International Arbitration Day, 19-20 [...]
ACICA is pleased to present the Calendar of Events for Sydney Arbitration Week 2016 which will be held from 21 to 25 November 2016. Further details and information in relation to registration will be provided as they become available. Please save the dates in your diaries! Sydney Arbitration Week 2016 Calendar of Events
On 7 September 2016, AMTAC celebrated its 10th Anniversary with an Annual Address and Dinner. The Annual Address delivered at the Federal Court of Australia in Sydney and simultaneously broadcast to Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth was a great success. Peter McQueen, Chair of AMTAC since its inception opened the evening welcoming all in attendance. [...]