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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…

SIDRA - SMULA Masterclass on Chinese Legal System and Culture

Published on Apr 20, 2021

SIDRA and SMULA are pleased to present a masterclass on the Chinese Legal System and Culture.  The webinar will be conducted by Associate Professor Zhang Wei from the SMU Yong Pung How School of Law.  The one-day masterclass will provide legal practitioners with a practical understanding of the Chinese legal tradition and modern legal system, and will also cover several important areas in Chinese…

SIDRA Survey Video (Part 1)

Published on Apr 13, 2021

The Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy is pleased to present the first part of its video series on the SIDRA Survey! In this video, SIDRA Director Nadja Alexander introduces the SIDRA Survey and interviews Michael Peer (PwC Southeast Asia Consulting) on key themes arising out of the SIDRA Survey 2020. The video also calls on lawyers, in-house counsel, corporate…