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Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Assessing the LCIA’s 2021 Annual Casework Report

On May 17, 2022, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) released its Annual Casework Report, which provides an insight into the LCIA’s caseload in 2021. This follows statistics released by the International...more

Ulmer & Berne LLP

More Thoughts On The Age Of FINRA Arbitrators

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Not too long ago, I wrote a piece complaining about (among other things) the fact that the potential arbitrators that FINRA rolled out to the parties in a particular arbitration I was handling skewed juuuuuuust a bit towards...more

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Some Ideas In Response To FINRA’s Recent “Discussion Paper” On Expungement

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FINRA recently published a “Discussion Paper” on expungement of customer dispute information in which it outlines its plans going forward on revising the expungement process. Expungement_Discussion_Paper.pdf (finra.org) (Let...more

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Top Tips for Attorneys Representing Clients in Arbitrations

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Planning and preparation are key components for any successful arbitration. Over the years, as a former litigator and current arbitrator, I have gleaned a number of lessons and tips that I believe will help any attorney who...more

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The Importance of AAPI Heritage Month and Why It’s the Perfect Time to Learn More

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As the son of a Chinese restaurant owner in Seattle and a self-described food fanatic, I was intrigued when a friend suggested that I visit Las Vegas’ Chinatown on a recent trip. Las Vegas has a Chinatown? Expectations were...more

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FINRA Releases Paper Regarding Expungement Of Customer Complaints.

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On May 6, 2022, FINRA released a “Discussion Paper – Expungement of Customer Dispute Information” (the “Discussion Paper”) to address what FINRA clearly sees as problems with the current system for expunging customer...more

Miles Mediation & Arbitration

Consider Arbitration When Mapping Out Your Resolution

There are alternatives to taking a case to trial other than mediation. Arbitration is the process of settling a dispute through a presentation to a neutral third party or panel. The decision can be either binding or...more

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“My Story” Featuring Richard J. Suarez (Retired Judge, District Court of Appeal)

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Richard J. Suarez (Retired Judge, District Court of Appeal) joined JAMS following a distinguished legal career, most recently in the Third District Court of Appeal in Florida, where he served as chief judge from 2015 to 2017....more

K&L Gates LLP

HUB Talks: Arbitration World: U.S. Supreme Court Set to Decide Section 1782 Circuit Split

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In this episode, partners Lindsay Bishop, Carolyn Branthoover, and Jackie Celender, along with associate John Gavin, discuss the recent oral argument heard by the Supreme Court concerning a circuit split over two consolidated...more

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Top 5 Ways to Build a Diverse and Inclusive Company Culture

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Diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) is a clear business differentiator, and it has never been more critical, particularly in light of the pandemic, which has brought about a mass exodus of professionals leaving their jobs....more

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Examining Russian Sanctions and Their Effects on Arbitration

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While the most important impact of the Russian invasion of Ukraine is unquestionably the humanitarian crisis it has created, the longer-term need for economic recovery in affected areas and the resulting need for a return to...more

Carlton Fields

New York Federal Court Confirms Arbitration Award Under Cyprus-Libya Bilateral Investment Treaty

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On March 23, 2022, a New York federal court confirmed an award in an arbitration before a tribunal of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) between Olin Holdings Ltd. and the state of Libya under a bilateral investment...more

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[PODCAST] Demystifying Mediation Myths in the Construction Industry

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A podcast from JAMS featuring neutrals Patricia H. Thompson, Esq., FCIArb, and Bruce A. Edwards, Esq., on some of the top myths on ADR within the construction industry - In this podcast, JAMS neutrals Patricia Thompson...more

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New Hong Kong Bill allows for outcome-related fees in arbitration - Talking Point Asia April 2022

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The Hong Kong Government has published a new bill, which when enacted, will allow a flexible regime for outcome-related fees in arbitration. This legislation, compliments the existing regime for third party funding,...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Reform of the Arbitration Act 1996: An Opportunity for Improvement?

As part of its 14th programme of reform, the Law Commission of England & Wales has announced that it will review the Arbitration Act 1996. Over the past 25 years, the Act has played a key role in making London the most...more

K&L Gates LLP

Arbitrator Bias and Conduct - Contrasting Fortunes of Recent Challenges Under Sections 24 and 68 of the Arbitration Act 1996

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Acting impartially as between the parties is a “cardinal duty” of an arbitrator, as enshrined in s33 of the Arbitration Act 1996 (the Act). Failure to observe this fundamental duty can lead to applications for the removal of...more

Cranfill Sumner LLP

Round 2! U.S. Supreme Court Has Heard the Arguments on Section 1782 – Discovering the Issues With Discovery in International...

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As noted in our prior posts, the U.S. Supreme Court Justices (with the exclusion of Justice Clarence Thomas who was hospitalized on March 18) heard oral arguments on March 23, 2022, for ZF Automotive US, Inc. v. Luxshare,...more

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[PODCAST] The Role of ADR in Resolving IP Disputes in the Life Sciences Industry

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A podcast from JAMS featuring Steven Bauer and Sarah Geers on how ADR can play a pivotal role in resolving IP-related disputes in the life sciences industry - In this podcast, Steven Bauer, mediator and arbitrator at...more

Hogan Lovells

Beyond the scope – Hong Kong court sets aside award that fell outside pleadings

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The Hong Kong Court of First Instance has set aside an arbitral award ruling that the award was beyond the scope of what the parties pleaded in the arbitration. The court clarified that the courts will not hesitate to set...more

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Big Dreams and Open Doors: The Importance of Women’s History Month

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Women’s History Month is a chance to reflect on the accomplishments of women in the legal profession and their import on our journey today. As I settle into my journey at JAMS as the first Black woman to join the JAMS...more

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HUB Talks: Discussing Expert Evidence in International Arbitration with Professor Doug Jones AO

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Chambers & Partners say of Professor Jones that "He is regarded by many as ‘the leading construction arbitrator in the world’". In this Podcast we discuss with Professor Jones his thoughts on different ways to more...more

NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation)

Elevating Your ADR Game – Useful Insights And Perspectives | “High Conflict – Why We Get Trapped And How We Get Out”

This article is the second in a series of discussions based upon books written by experts in the field of negotiation tactics and conflict resolution. These works are by authors who bring a unique perspective about the...more

Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP

Law Brief®: Jonathan Temchin and Richard Schoenstein Explore Arbitration

On the latest Law Brief® episode, Host Richard Schoenstein is joined by fellow litigator Jonathan Temchin to discuss arbitration as an alternative dispute resolution mechanism. They delve into the arbitration process, when...more

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Arbitration Highlights in the Year of the Tiger

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As the world welcomes in the Year of the Tiger, we look back at seven recent decisions that made an impact in the past year. In the decisions, the Hong Kong courts grappled with issues such as when winding-up petitions can be...more

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Avoiding a Punitive Damages Award in Private Arbitration

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New York law is a great boon when it comes to private arbitration. The law is well-developed (and in fact served as the basis for the Federal Arbitration Act); New York is home to a plethora of experienced professional...more

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