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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 >>


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ICCA in Nairobi

Oct 05 2015

The third ICCA-Mauritius Host Committee pre-Congress Roadshow took place in Nairobi on 16 November, attracting an audience of close to 100 practitioners, government representatives and visiting specialists from the region. Participants were welcomed by representatives from ICCA ( .... more

ICCA seeks Administrative Assistant

Oct 05 2015

Applications are open for the position of Administrative Assistant at the PCA, Peace Palace, The Hague, to assist with the production of ICCA's publications and related activities. More details are available here, and the deadline for applications is 19 October. .... more

ICCA President van den Berg to speak in Nairobi

Sep 08 2015

ICCA President Albert Jan van den Berg will be joining the pre-2016 ICCA Congress Roadshow in Nairobi on 16 September 2015. His keynote speech -- on the crucial role of the system of international enforcement of awards -- joins presentations by Kenya's Attorney General, the P .... 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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