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Is President Akufo-Addo's nomination of Sophia Akuffo as Chief Justice a case of nepotism or pure merit? - Ventures Africa

Wed, 2017-05-17 11:20

Ventures Africa

Is President Akufo-Addo's nomination of Sophia Akuffo as Chief Justice a case of nepotism or pure merit?
Ventures Africa
She has also been a member of the Governing Committee of the Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute and the Chairperson of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Task Force. In as much as she is the president's ... The 4th EU-Africa Summit in 2014 was ...

Implementation of EU Antitrust Damages Directive - International Law Office (registration)

Wed, 2017-05-17 09:44

Implementation of EU Antitrust Damages Directive
International Law Office (registration)
In December 2016 Parliament adopted a major amendment to the Competition Act (57/1996), which took effect on January 15 2017. An important part of this amendment was the timely implementation of the EU Antitrust Damages Directive (2014/104/EU) into ...

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Roy Israel, NAM President and CEO, to Receive the Long Island ... - Business Wire (press release)

Tue, 2017-05-16 08:01

Roy Israel, NAM President and CEO, to Receive the Long Island ...
Business Wire (press release)
Roy Israel from NAM receives the Long Island Business News Executive Circle Award.

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Negotiating Construction Agreements with Japanese Contractors for Domestic Projects - Lexology (registration)

Tue, 2017-05-16 06:02

Negotiating Construction Agreements with Japanese Contractors for Domestic Projects
Lexology (registration)
There are no restrictions, however, on resolving disputes by way of alternative dispute resolution. The most commonly used arbitration forum for construction disputes in Japan is that of the Construction Work Disputes Committees (the “CWDC”).

See You In Court” Or “See You Out Of Court”? A burdened Judicial System; Can ADR System Be An Answer? Part II - Live Law

Tue, 2017-05-16 02:09

Live Law

See You In Court” Or “See You Out Of Court”? A burdened Judicial System; Can ADR System Be An Answer? Part II
Live Law
To refer matters to a panch was one of the natural ways of deciding many disputes in India”(The Arbitration & Conciliation Act with Alternative Dispute Resolution, OP Tewari, 4th Edition (Reprint 2007)). Judicial administration underwent a drastic ...

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Senate passes bill to curb frivolous litigation - The News International

Mon, 2017-05-15 18:49

The News International

Senate passes bill to curb frivolous litigation
The News International
With over 500 clauses, the Companies Bill aims at replacing the Companies Ordinance 1984 in order to consolidate and amend the law, besides encouraging and promoting corporatisation in the country based on best international practices. The bill will ...

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The chosen alternatives - Canadian Lawyer Magazine

Mon, 2017-05-15 08:11

Canadian Lawyer Magazine

The chosen alternatives
Canadian Lawyer Magazine
According to the lawyers at the arbitration chambers on the top 10 list who spoke to Canadian Lawyer, we're on the cusp of an alternative dispute resolution revolution. “People are about to realize they have to be a lot more creative,” says Allan Stitt ...

Malaysia plans to play a major role as an arbitration centre under the Belt Road initiative - The Sun Daily

Mon, 2017-05-15 04:14

The Sun Daily

Malaysia plans to play a major role as an arbitration centre under the Belt Road initiative
The Sun Daily
"KLRCA has been redefining alternative dispute resolution and we have dealt with 850 cases since Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (CIPAA) came into force. "This year we expect to deal with about 600 cases and most people prefer ...

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Any Room for Arbitration In Nigeria? - Stears News

Mon, 2017-05-15 03:55

Stears News

Any Room for Arbitration In Nigeria?
Stears News
Recognising this position, and in a bid to improve the perception of arbitration, the Rules of Professional Conduct for legal practitioners, explicitly imposes a duty on lawyers to advise clients on alternative dispute resolution options, including ...

Alternative dispute resolution is a matter of choice, not compulsion: Justice Vazifdar - The Tribune

Sun, 2017-05-14 15:43

The Tribune

Alternative dispute resolution is a matter of choice, not compulsion: Justice Vazifdar
The Tribune
The three-day international event had participants from across the world, voting on the challenges of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) mechanisms. The invigorating sessions threw light on the impending issues and channelised a way forward for the ...

ICC YAF: The legitimacy of international arbitration and its coexistence with ordinary jurisdiction - International Chamber of Commerce

Sun, 2017-05-14 12:48

ICC YAF: The legitimacy of international arbitration and its coexistence with ordinary jurisdiction
International Chamber of Commerce
ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) will reflect on the legitimacy of international arbitration. The conference is organized with the institutional support of ICC Dominican Republic and the Alternative Dispute Resolution Center of the Chamber of ...

Need to adopt Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism: Justice Dipak Misra - NYOOOZ

Sun, 2017-05-14 02:18

NYOOOZ

Need to adopt Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism: Justice Dipak Misra
NYOOOZ
... National Legal Services Authority (NALSA), has stressed the need for innovative techniques like online dispute resolution mechanisms to increase greater outreach to the ultimate consumer of justice delivery services He was speaking at the 'Global ...

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Need to adopt Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism: Justice Dipak Misra - Times of India

Sun, 2017-05-14 02:00

Times of India

Need to adopt Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism: Justice Dipak Misra
Times of India
CHANDIGARH: Justice Dipak Misra Judge at Supreme Court of India and executive chairman, National Legal Services Authority (NALSA), has stressed the need for innovative techniques like online dispute resolution mechanisms to increase greater outreach ...

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Legal luminaries stress on pre-litigation mediation - NYOOOZ

Sat, 2017-05-13 16:03

NYOOOZ

Legal luminaries stress on pre-litigation mediation
NYOOOZ
Summary: There remains extreme sensitivity in the judiciary to understanding the modes of alternative dispute resolution as arbitration and mediation as workable solutions. The three-day international event is themed on Sshaping the future of dispute ...

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Samson's Take: Havard - Just what's still wrong with us? - Myjoyonline.com

Sat, 2017-05-13 07:17

Myjoyonline.com

Samson's Take: Havard - Just what's still wrong with us?
Myjoyonline.com
Albert Fiadjoe's name hardly goes unmentioned in classrooms and fora home and abroad on the subject of Alternative Dispute Resolution – ADR. He firmed up my interest in the area after Nene ... Okudzeto and Martin Nwosu kindled it. I decided to pursue ...

ICC YAF: Mediation — Diversified Experiences in ICC and Asian Contexts - International Chamber of Commerce

Sat, 2017-05-13 06:41

ICC YAF: Mediation — Diversified Experiences in ICC and Asian Contexts
International Chamber of Commerce
ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) will gather in Osaka to discuss about the experience of the use of mediation in Asia. Baker McKenzie and H. Okada are generously sponsoring this conference.

Profile of Sophia Akuffo - BusinessGhana

Sat, 2017-05-13 01:30

Profile of Sophia Akuffo
BusinessGhana
She has been a member of the Governing Committee of the Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute and Chairperson of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Task Force. In January 2006, she was elected as one of the first judges of the African Court ...

Profile of Sophia Akuffo - BusinessGhana

Sat, 2017-05-13 01:09

Profile of Sophia Akuffo
BusinessGhana
She has been a member of the Governing Committee of the Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute and Chairperson of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Task Force. In January 2006, she was elected as one of the first judges of the African Court ...

Domain name and trademark dispute resolutions - International Law Office (registration)

Fri, 2017-05-12 12:28

Domain name and trademark dispute resolutions
International Law Office (registration)
The Internet's introduction, boom and speed of development has resulted in many conflicts and abuses, including the registration of domain names featuring the unauthorised use of a trademark owned by a third party. This procedure, which consists of ...

Negotiating Construction Agreements with Japanese Contractors for Domestic Projects - JD Supra (press release)

Fri, 2017-05-12 08:32

Negotiating Construction Agreements with Japanese Contractors for Domestic Projects
JD Supra (press release)
There are no restrictions, however, on resolving disputes by way of alternative dispute resolution. ... Persuading Japanese contractors to move away from the General Conditions and accept terms more standard in international construction contracts can ...