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Trends in Asia Pacific cross-border disputes in 2018

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Trends in Asia Pacific cross-border disputes in 2018

The growth in cross-border commercial and investment activity in the Asia Pacific, particularly with the rising economy of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), has resulted in a...

12 April 2018
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Open Up! How far should transparency in international commercial arbitration go?

The recent release of the 2017-2018 Annual Asia-Pacific Report on Investor-State Dispute Settlement and Transparency serves as a reminder of how transparency has become an accepted feature of...

12 April 2018
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New arbitration and mediation centers in Japan

The Japanese government recently announced that it is proposing to establish a new dedicated dispute resolution centre in Tokyo.

12 April 2018
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The rise of Chinese investors as claimants: what are the likely impacts on international arbitration?

China is now regarded as the number one economic superpower by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on the basis of gross domestic product (GDP), surpassing the United States....

12 April 2018
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Belt and Road Projects: Actions to success

A report and recommendations following the Hong Kong SAR Belt & Road Summit

12 April 2018
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Costs in international arbitration

While there is no universal approach to costs awards in international arbitration, “costs follow the event” is the starting point for most tribunals.

12 April 2018
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Civil liability of arbitrators - The recent approach Spanish Supreme Court

Article 21 of the Spanish Arbitration Act (AA), governing the civil liability of arbitrators, has been receiving considerable attention

12 April 2018
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A practical guide to Chinese investor protections along the Belt and Road

Investors journeying along Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) countries will be wary of the operational, political and legal risks that come along on the route.

12 April 2018
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China year in review: where we have been and where we are going

2017 was a big year for the rule of law in China. We saw many legal initiatives aimed at expanding and improving options for cross border dispute resolution.

12 April 2018
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Analysis of the Sapin II Law in France

Corporate executives may bear personal liability for absence of a compliance program.

24 November 2017
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A Lawyer's guide to working in China

Organized into 19 stand-alone law topics, this article presents perspectives and on-the-ground experience from an experienced legal counsel in China.

15 November 2017
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CIETAC Investment Arbitration Rules seek to fill a gap in Chinese investment treaty disputes

CIETAC's new rules intend to support the independent and impartial resolution of international investment disputes between investors and host countries.

15 November 2017