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Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum (RAIF) Conference


  Conference Host, The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, is pleased to invite members and friends to register for the Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum Conference (RAIF) on International Arbitration 2017. The RAIF Conference will be held in Hong Kong on 14th October 2017 from 9am to 5pm at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Hong Kong. Founded in 2007, the RAIF currently comprises 7 members inc...

  Date: 14 October 2017    
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HKIArb Associate Entry Course


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators is offering suitably qualified professionals a 2-day course leading to entry to the Institute as an Associate. Please refer to the flyer for more details. ...

  Date: 2016 July 15 & 16    
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Talk by Ms Ruth Stackpool-Moore


Third party funding ("TPF") refers to a contractual agreement between a third party, the funder, and a claimant seeking to pursue a cause of action. TPF arrangements, historically motivated by a claimant’s lack of financial resources, are in other jurisdictions now also used more generally to mitigate costs and manage the risk of litigation or arbitration. But what is the position in Hong Kong? ...

  Date: 2016 March 22    
 
Visit to Taichung/Taipei


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  Date: 2015 September 3-7    
 
Talk by Mr Iu Ting Kwok, Mr Simon Lee and Ms Sylvia Siu: Consultation on Enactment of Apology Legislation in Hong Kong


In a dispute following a mishap, a party causing injury may wish to convey his apology to the injured person for the loss and suffering sustained.  Even if the former party genuinely believes that he has done nothing wrong, he may nevertheless still wish to convey his condolences or sympathy to the other party out of goodwill and benevolence. However, there is a general relucta...

  Date: 2015 July 29    
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Talk by Mr Peter Clayton, Mr K K Cheung and Mr Wilson Lam: Consultation on Security of Payment by Development Bureau : Future trend for Adjudication


The Development Bureau of HKSAR Government had launched a public consultation upon consultation with a Task Group from the Building and Construction Sector as well as Department of Justice since 2011.   The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators is delighted to invite distinguish speakers from arbitration, adjudication and construction sector to introduce the key a...

  Date: 2015 July 28    
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HKIArb/ICSHK Talk by Dr Guido Carducci: Breach of arbitration agreements and anti-suit injunctions in comparative perspective


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a talk co-organised by Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) and supported by Hong Kong Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) on the topic of "Breach of arbitration agreements and anti-suit injunctions in comparative perspective”.  ...

  Date: 2015 July 23    
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Talk by Mr Robert Rhodes QC: Bias in Arbitration


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a talk co-organised by Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) and supported by Hong Kong Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) on the topic of "Bias in Arbitration". ...

  Date: 2015 July 13    
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HKIArb Associate Entry Course


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators is offering suitably qualified professionals a 2-day course leading to entry to the Institute as an Associate. Applicants should possess a university degree or other recognised professional qualifications and the Institute retains its discretion to decide on the suitability of the applicant. For further information, please refer to the attached flyer. ...

  Date: 2015 July 17 & 18    
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HKIArb Arbitration Fellowship Workshop


Please refer to the hyperlink below for further information.  http://s72951169.t.en25.com/e/es.aspx?s=72951169&e=1361&elq=f7c590fc2a1d4d5db6b01c00c03ef898&elqaid=387&elqat=1&elqTrackId=1c25d27735b24a33ae78032b7bd9bb72 ...

  Date: 2015 July 18 & 19    
 
HKIArb Arbitration Fellowship Workshop


Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators in collaboration with LexisNexis® HKIArb Arbitration Fellowship Workshop by Prof Anselmo Reyes SC (3rd Round)...

  Date: 2015 April 18 & 25    
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Talk by Mr Stephen Hofmeyr QC and Mr Andrew Wales QC: Maritime Fraud


Further to a series of talks on Maritime Law organized last year, the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) and the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) are pleased to invite members of both institutes to attend an evening talk given by Mr Stephen Hofmeyr QC and Mr Andrew Wales QC on 12th March 2015. Mr Hofmeyr and Mr Wales will address the key types of maritime fr...

  Date: 2015 March 12    
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Talk by Mr Stephen Kai-yi Wong: LRC Report on Adverse Possession


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a talk on LRC Report on Adverse Possession. ...

  Date: 2015 February 11    
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Talk by Professor Neil Andrews: An overview on English arbitration two particular issues: negotiation as a mandatory (contractual) preface to arbitration and the problem of public policy in the context of enforcement of foreign awards in England


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a talk which is co-organised with Hong Kong Federation of Women Lawyer (FIDA) regarding an overview on English arbitration at two particular issues: negotiation as a mandatory (contractual) preface to arbitration and the problem of public policy in the context of enforcement of foreign awards in England. ...

  Date: 2015 January 22    
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CPD Alliance - Christmas Cocktail Party


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  Date: 2014 December 12    
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CPD Alliance - The 2nd General Meeting 2014-15


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  Date: 2014 December 14    
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Talk by Mr Mike Mallin: Marine Casualties


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a series of talks on Maritime Law, with Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) as a co-organiser. ...

  Date: 2014 September 18    
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Talk by Mr TANG Chong Jun: Arresting Ships to Enforce a Maritime Arbitration Award: A Back-door? Recent Developments in Hong Kong


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a series of talks on Maritime Law, with Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) as a co-organiser. ...

  Date: 2014 August 6    
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Talk by Mr Philip Yang: Sharing of Maritime Cases


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a series of talks on Maritime Law, with Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) as a co-organiser ...

  Date: 2014 September 11    
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Talk by Prof Anselmo Reyes: Interim Measures and Awards in Default of Appearance


The Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb) is pleased to invite members to attend a series of talks on Maritime Law, with Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Hong Kong Branch (ICSHK) as a co-organiser.  ...

  Date: 2014 July 23    
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