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In preparation for the 2016 ICCA Congress in Mauritius, ICCA and the Mauritius Host Committee has organized a series of short symposia, held in five major African cities. These “ICCA 2016 Congress Roadshows” are designed to give participants a sense of the content and style of the ICCA Congress, through substantive presentations from local experts, along with practical information about the Mauritius Congress. More >>

  • Cairo - June 2015
  • Johannesburg - July 2015
  • Nairobi - September 2015
  • Doula- October 2015
  • Lagos - November 2015

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Registration now open for Nairobi 2016 Congress Roadshow!

Aug 19 2015

Following successful 2016 Congress Roadshows in Cairo and Johannesburg, the next event will be held in Nairobi on September 16. Attendance is free of charge and registration is now open.The Nairobi Roadshow will focus on the relationship between international arbitration and the .... more

Now available: discounts for African practitioners to Kluwerarbitration.com

Aug 12 2015

In the year leading up to the 2016 ICCA Congress in Mauritius, ICCA and Wolters Kluwer Law & Business are offering a 65% discount to the Kluwerarbitration.com database to all African law firms, practitioners and judges. All of ICCA's publications are included in the Kluwe .... more

ICCA in Johannesburg

Aug 03 2015

ICCA’s second African pre-2016 Congress Roadshow took place in Johannesburg last week. Developing the day’s rule of law theme, the Keynote Address by South African Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke noted that the rule of law is “an entitlement of all African .... more



Recent Articles

Neil Kaplan (with Olga Boltenko), "A Secret Tool for Winning an Arbitration Case" in Asian Dispute Review (July 2015) pp. 116-121 by Mr. Neil Kaplan, CBE, QC, SBS (Hong Kong/United Kingdom)
This article describes a known but yet remarkably neglected tool to prepare for and defend an arbitration case successfully: a mock arbitration, also known as an ‘in-house mini trial’. Mock arbitration is arguably rooted in a US litigation tradition of mock jury trials. This tradition is now being applied to arbitration practice by the most sophisticated counsel in the field. The pros and cons of this tool are explored and the authors offer a comprehensive guide to the use of mock arbitration in practice.
Nael Bunni, "Dispute Board in the Middle East" (DRBF Conference, Paris, 3-4 May 2013) by Prof. Dr. Nael G. Bunni (Dublin, Ireland)
From their beginning, the pioneering Conditions of Contract issued by FIDIC in 1957 andlater editions up to 1992 provided an important source for contract conditions for civil and mechanical engineering projects in the Middle East. ...



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