Archive for September, 2020

The Academy on International Arbitration “Beyond the Imaginable Borders: Transformation of Arbitration”
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The Academy on International Arbitration “Beyond the Imaginable Borders: Transformation of Arbitration”

On January, 11-16 the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration will hold the Academy on International Arbitration titled “Beyond the Imaginable Borders: Transformation of Arbitration”. The Academy will touch upon the most innovative topics and cover the transformation of the well-known concepts of arbitration in the technological era such as the validity of arbitration agreements, choice […]

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The Challenges of the “New Normal” Hearings: A Professional Legal Interpreter’s Perspective
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The Challenges of the “New Normal” Hearings: A Professional Legal Interpreter’s Perspective

No-one wants their ability to do their job compromised by faulty or poor-quality equipment. The sudden upscaling of remote working for court and arbitration hearings has highlighted some vital shortcomings in the available infrastructure and technology that present legal interpreters with unique challenges. These must be resolved if remote legal hearings are to continue as […]

The Human Equation of Remote Hearings: The Challenges for Legal Interpreters
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The Human Equation of Remote Hearings: The Challenges for Legal Interpreters

Remote legal hearings are now firmly embedded in our everyday transactions, though many people still struggle with confusing software and substandard hardware. But there is another problem that puts legal interpreters at a particular disadvantage during remote proceedings: the human factor. The new daily routine of communicating via videoconferencing in all aspects of our lives […]

Maritime issue of Arbitration.ru: #21, August 2020
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Maritime issue of Arbitration.ru: #21, August 2020

Russia is a maritime country: it is washed by 12 seas of three oceans: the Atlantic, the Arctic and the Pacific, as well as the Caspian Sea. We celebrate the Day of the Navy and have other professional holidays in our national calendar. We also have the Northern Sea Route. Therefore, it is natural there […]

Empirical data on ISDS in the CIS: who are the main winners and losers?

Empirical data on ISDS in the CIS: who are the main winners and losers?

The CIS Arbitration Forum conducted an empirical study on the performance of States in the CIS region in known investor-state disputes between 1996 and June 2020. It shows the growth patterns of the disputes, highlights notable features of their outcomes, and identifies trends regarding the State of investor origin and nationality of arbitrators. The research […]

Baltic Arbitration Days – 2020: from pandemic to arbitration
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Baltic Arbitration Days – 2020: from pandemic to arbitration

Baltic Arbitration Days – 2020 focused on arbitration in transport-related disputes, IT, third-party funding within CEE and an update on investment arbitration. The event hosted practitioners from, inter alia, Germany, Israel, Russia, Switzerland and Finland. Mr. Theis Klauberg (Klauberg Baltics, Riga) introduced the event by presenting the innovative hybrid onsite-online format of the conference due […]

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