Current Issues in Arbitration

Arbitration remains a popular and effective dispute resolution mechanism for maritime and commercial disputes. In this seminar, chaired by Mr Justice Hamblen, consideration will be given to a number of topical issues currently facing parties who choose to arbitrate in London.  The event will also feature an overview of the London arbitration scene to be delivered by the President of the LMAA.

The issues for discussion include:

–  A look at the London arbitration scene
–  Multi-tiered dispute resolution Agreements
–  Appeals of arbitration Awards under Sections 67 & 68 of the Arbitration Act 1996
–  Costs in arbitration – issues arising when costs are incurred in-house

Chair:The Honourable Mr Justice Hamblen
Panellists:Clive Aston - LMAA President
Alexander Sandiforth - Reed Smith LLP
Karen Maxwell–Stone Chambers
Clare Ambrose – 20 Essex Street
Venue:Reed Smith LLP
The Broadgate Tower
20 Primrose Street
Time:6.00pm - 8.00pm
CPD Points:This event will be accredited for 2 CPD hours