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Expert Panel Video on Mediation and Investor-State Dispute Settlement

Published on May 31, 2021

In the third video of the Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy (SIDRA)'s expert series on mediation and international dispute settlement, we had Professor Lawrence Boo (Head of the The Arbitration Chambers) and Charis Tan (Partner at Peter & Kim) share their wealth of experience on negotiation and mediation in the context of investor-state dispute settlement. Watch them engage…

Expert Video Series - Online Mediation

Published on May 24, 2021

The Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy at the SMU Yong Pung How School of Law is pleased to present this video on online mediation; which is the second video of its expert video series. In this video, we feature expert panellists Eunice Chua (CEO at the Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre Ltd), Vi Ming Lok SC (Managing Director at LVM Law Chambers LLC) and Asha Hemrajani…

Update on SIDRA Survey 2021 and SIDRA Videos

Published on May 19, 2021

We have heard from you and segmented the SIDRA Survey into 6 distinct sections as shown below.  If you are a corporate executive, in-house counsel, lawyer or legal adviser – we want to hear from you! Take our quick SIDRA Surveys available in the six UN languages (around 15 mins) on international dispute resolution today: International Commercial Mediation:  Link here International Commercial…

SIDRA Video Series with Experts - Mediation Advocacy

Published on May 17, 2021

The Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy at the SMU Yong Pung How School of Law is pleased to present the first of its video series with experts, where Samuel Chacko (Director of LegisPoint LLC), Francis Goh (Partner at Harry Elias Partnership LLP) and Chern Yang See (Director at Drew & Napier LLC) discuss mediation advocacy. You may find an introduction to the panellists here: …

SIDRA Webinar - 3 June 2021 - China's Investment Treaty Policy and Practice

Published on May 16, 2021

SIDRA is pleased to present a webinar on China’s Investment Treaty Policy and Practice. Dr. Matteo Vaccaro-Incisa, counsel at Carnelutti Law Firm, will provide an in-depth examination of arbitration clauses limited to compensation due to expropriation in China’s investment treaties, and explore the limitations of such clauses with reference to relevant case law, including court decisions from…

Part 2 - SIDRA Survey Video

Published on May 02, 2021

SIDRA is pleased to present Part 2 of its series on the SIDRA Survey! In this video, the SIDRA team explains the key findings of the SIDRA 2020 Surveys and highlights key points arising from the qualitative interviews conducted in late 2020 - touching on international commercial arbitration, international commercial litigation, international commercial mediation, investor-state dispute settlement…