Archive for the ‘Arbiitration’ Category

LMAA Terms 2017

LMAA Terms 2017
  Insight Introduction of the LMAA 2017 Terms Earlier this year, the LMAA published updated terms and procedures which it announced would come into effect for...
May 16th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Associations, Legal | Read More

More of the same but better: the new LMAA Terms 2017, April 2017

More of the same but better: the new LMAA Terms 2017, April 2017
Baptiste Weijburg, Senior Associate at HFW LLP The LMAA Terms 2017 (the 2017 Terms) come into force on 1 May 2017. The LMAA committee have taken a light touch approach to adapting the 2012 Terms and the changes highlight the LMAA’s continuing efforts to target efficiency and cost-effectiveness,...
April 28th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Legal | Read More

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration (PAMA) New BoD 2017

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration (PAMA) New BoD 2017
The new Governing Body of the Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration, elected at the Annual General Meeting,held on March 30th, 2017 is the following: President : Rakintzis Leandros Vice President : Tsavdaridis Antonios Secretary General: Pournara – Vardavilia Jenny Treasurer : Pentheroudakis...
April 4th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Associations, Legal | Read More

Challenge against Stern fails in Greek shipyard case

Challenge against Stern fails in Greek shipyard case
Costas Frangeskides, Partner,Holman Fenwick Willan LLP Challenge against Stern fails in Greek shipyard case UPDATED. Lebanese brothers bringing an ICSID claim against Greece have failed to unseat the state’s appointee to the tribunal, prolific French arbitrator Brigitte Stern, on the basis that her...
March 10th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Claims, Disputes, Legal, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick

Maritime Arbitration: Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong? Take your pick
A very lively panel; on a l to r: Dr Roman Khodykin – Berwin Leighton Paisner, Christopher Style QC – LCIA Board member, The Hon. Sir Bernard Eder (chairman), Sherina Petit – Norton Rose Fulbright and Colin Wright – St Philips Stone Russia, Singapore, Dubai, India or Hong Kong?...
March 7th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

PAMA’s General Assembly

PAMA’s General Assembly
PIRAEUS ASSOCIATION  FOR  MARITIME  ARBITRATION  –  GENERAL  ASSEMBLY During the Annual General Assembly of the Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration the prospects of expanding and developing Maritime Arbitration in Greece triggered a lively discussion with remarks like: «The existing...
May 11th, 2016 | Arbiitration, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance | Read More

By and large, the 1996 Arbitration Act has done a good job

By and large, the 1996 Arbitration Act has done a good job
Sesion 1, the panel with Duncan Matthews QC at the podium delivering his speech   A review of the 1996 Arbitration Act over the past 20 years, set in a predominantly maritime context, saw Queen’s Counsel and senior barristers carry out a searching examination of the Act and its sections in London...
March 31st, 2016 | Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

HFW Briefing: Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award

HFW Briefing: Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award
Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award In a recent landmark judgment handed down by the Dubai Court of Appeal, Holman Fenwick Willan’s Middle East shipping...
September 7th, 2015 | Arbiitration, Legal | Read More

Where it all began: Arbitration in New York

Where it all began: Arbitration in New York
Clay Maitland Where Arbitration Began:     Maritime Arbitration in New York by Clay Maitland,  Managing Partner, International Registries Inc. and Chairman, NYMAR  In March 1656, Andrew Kilvert brought suit against Jan Geraerdy in the Court of Burgemeesters of the colony of New Netherland, demanding...
August 25th, 2015 | Arbiitration, Associations, Claims, Disputes, Legal | Read More

LMAA publishes Guidelines on Procedures

LMAA publishes Guidelines on Procedures
Ken Mclean In an effort to control the spiraling delays and costs that can occur during the course of an arbitration the London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA) have issued new Guidelines on Procedures which LMAA arbitrators will apply in all but exceptional cases. Key amongst them are requirements:...
May 3rd, 2015 | Arbiitration, Associations, Comment, Legal, Regulatory | Read More

Get in on the Debate! Register Now!

Get in on the Debate! Register Now!
 An event NOT to be missed! When: May 1st, 2015 Mock Arbitration: 2:00pm – 5:00pm Add to Calendar Attire: Business Attire Where: Scandinavia House 58 Park Ave New York, NY 10016 Driving Directions Attorneys planning to attend for CLE credit should note the following:The...
April 8th, 2015 | Alternative Dispute Resolution, Arbiitration, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Legal | Read More

Tiered dispute resolutions: try to keep things amicable.

Tiered dispute resolutions: try to keep things amicable.
Reed Smith’s Lindsay East introducing the event; on his right the panel with Clare Ambrose, Karen Maxwell, The Hon. Mr. Justice Hamblen, Alexander Sandiforth and Clive Aston Current issues in arbitration were thoroughly aired at a London Shipping Law Centre seminar on March 25th, held under the...
March 30th, 2015 | Alternative Dispute Resolution, Arbiitration, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Disputes, Legal, News | Read More

London Leading?…

London Leading?…
  Jonathan Lux London Leading? A mediator’s view on mediation in arbitration Jonathan Lux, Mediator Jonathan Lux, a former partner of Ince & Co, is a well-known mediator of commercial disputes and has been an associate member of Stone Chambers for the last 2 years.  In this article, he argues...
January 31st, 2015 | Arbiitration, Associations, Insight, Legal, Shipping Centers | Read More

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration- Shanghai Arbitration Commission

Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration- Shanghai Arbitration Commission
Aiming to strengthen the relations and to develop the mutual cooperation in the field of commercial arbitration, the Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration and the Shanghai Arbitration Commission agreed to implement the provisions according to a signed protocol during their recent meeting at the...
July 28th, 2014 | Arbiitration, Associations, Claims, Disputes, Events, Legal, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

News from the Hellenic Mediation Association

News from the Hellenic Mediation Association
l to r: Sergios Manarakis, Kyriaki Christodoulou, Christina Sarantopoulou, Katerina Kotsaki, Mary Vlachopoulou, Ioannis Nerantzis. ELECTIONS A meeting of the Executive Committee of “Hellenic Mediation Association (E.E.D.)”, was held on Wednesday, December 18, 2013, and new Board of Directors...
February 17th, 2014 | Alternative Dispute Resolution, Arbiitration, Associations, Disputes, Legal | Read More