Singapore Convention Week 2021 | 6 – 10 September 2021

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Date:  6 - 10 September 2021   The Singapore Convention Week is a series of events related to dispute resolution to be held from 6 to 10 September 2021. This includes the inaugural UNCITRAL Academy, which is jointly organised by the Singapore Ministry of Law and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), and various events organised by the Singapore Convention Week supporting organisations. Remote participation will be available for all events, with in-person participation in some, subject to venue constraints and the prevailing safe management measures and travelling restrictions. Further details will be announced in due course.   About the event: Register here...

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Hybrid Dispute Resolution Mechanisms as the Wave of the Future: Perspectives from Singapore as a Maritime Hub | 9 September 2021

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Maxwell Chambers is pleased to be a supporting organisation of the webinar "Hybrid Dispute Resolution Mechanisms as the Wave of the Future: Perspectives from Singapore as a Maritime Hub" by the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration as part of Singapore Convention Week 2021.   Synopsis: In the ever-evolving complexity of cross-border business disputes, further impacted by the pandemic, hybrid dispute resolution mechanisms combining both mediation and arbitration, offer flexibility and efficiency when tailored to users’ specific needs, marrying the benefits of both worlds and overcoming the limitations of standalone arbitration or mediation. Flexing its rising prominence as a key dispute resolution hub, Singapore has...

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SIAC Virtual Congress 2021 | 10 September 2021

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Maxwell Chambers is pleased to be a supporting organisation of the SIAC Virtual Congress 2021 by Singapore International Arbitration Centre as part of Singapore Convention Week 2021. This year’s programme will open with a keynote speech by Mr K Shanmugam, SC, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Law, Singapore. This will be followed by a plenary session titled “How International Arbitration and International Commercial Courts play unique, important and complementary roles in International Dispute Resolution?”, a panel session on “The Multi-Million Dollar Question: Will the pandemic and governments’ responses to it lead to a spike in investor-State arbitrations?”, a Lunchtime Roundtable on...

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SIAC and JAA Kansai Chapter Osaka Webinar Series: Part 2 From Negotiations to Constitution of the Arbitral Tribunal: A Practical Guide to Preparing for Arbitration | 12 October 2021

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Date:  Tuesday, 12 October 2021 Time: 2.00pm – 3.30pm SGT (+8 GMT) | 3.00pm – 4.30pm JST   Registration: Click here to register.   [gallery size="full" link="file" columns="1" ids="7273"]...

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