Caroline Duclercq will host on 14 December 2017, along with Valence Borgia and Maria Beatriz Burghetto, a new “Wake up (with) Arbitration!” roundtable on the topic “The accelerated arbitration procedure: “The Fast and the Furious”?”, with Melanie Van Leeuwen and Juan Pablo Agentato. On this occasion, two speakers will debate the issue, answering either by the […]

Decision of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal of 18 July 2017, case No. 11592-2016 In its decision of 18 July 2017, the English Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal, the equivalent in France of the conseil de discipline des avocats, ordered a prestigious law firm and one of its partners to pay a substantial fine for not having identified […]

As we had announced, Caroline Duclercq has hosted, along with Valence Borgia and Maria Beatriz Burghetto, a breakfast round-table “Wake up (with) Arbitration!” on 28 June 2017, on the topic “Arbitrator and Defaulting Party: All Alone Like in “The Martian”?”, with Gaëlle le Quillec and Fernando Mantilla-Serrano. In arbitration, the party in default may have various […]

In the last few years, Third Party Funding (« TPF ») has become a recognized financing tool in the arbitration practice, which has been the subject of many debates, raising both positive and negative reviews. If it is a recognized tool in practice, what about its adoption and recognition by the domestic legislations? To recall, third party […]

Decision of 9 February 2017 of the Commercial Court of the High Court of Justice (Queen’s Bench Division), made by Mr. Justice Popplewell (Case No. CL-2016-61). On 9 February 2017, the English High Court had an opportunity to rule on the question of the role of the Secretary of the Arbitral Tribunal. Recently, the question […]

As we had announced, Caroline Duclercq has hosted, along with Valence Borgia and Maria Beatriz Burghetto, a rountable “Wake up (with) Arbitration!” on 28 April 2017, on the topic “Arbitration and LegalTech: “Once Upon a Time… The Revolution”?”. The report is now available here. The next roundtable will be held on 28 June 2017, on the […]

Caroline Duclercq will host on 28 June 2017, along with Valence Borgia and Maria Beatriz Burghetto, a new “Wake up (with) Arbitration!” roundtable on the topic “Arbitrator and defaulting party: alone like in “The Martian”?”. On this occasion, Gaelle Le Quillec and Fernando Mantilla-Serrano will debate the issue, answering either by the affirmative or the […]