Arbitration & International Disputes in Asia

Publications

Upcoming Events

  • The Interpretation of Investment Treaties
    22 February 2020
    Centre for International Law
    Singapore International Arbitration Academy 2020
    Singapore
    Speaker: Nelson Goh
    Speaking Engagements
  • Evidence in Investment Arbitration
    25 February 2020
    Centre for International Law
    Singapore International Arbitration Academy 2020
    Singapore
    Speaker: Nelson Goh
    Speaking Engagements

Recent Events

  • Enforcing Judgments and Obtaining Interim Measures: Increased Co-operation Between Hong Kong and Mainland China
    29 November 2019
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP and Zhong Lun Law Firm
    Seminar
    Shanghai, China
    Speaking Engagements
  • Justice Machines: Dystopia or Opportunity? Judicial Function and Dispute Resolution in the AI Era
    22-27 September 2019
    International Bar Association
    International Bar Association Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Arbitration Committee Breakfast
    22-27 September 2019
    International Bar Association
    International Bar Association Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hot Topics in International Arbitration
    22 - 27 September 2019
    International Bar Association
    International Bar Association Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Construction Insurance: Everything’s Covered Until There’s a Loss but Very Little is Covered Once There’s a Loss
    26 September 2019
    International Construction Projects Committee
    IBA Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, South Korea
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • A Transnational Approach: the Practical Use of UNIDROIT Principles for International Commercial Contracts
    25 september 2019
    International Sales Committee
    IBA Annual Conference 2019
    Seoul, South Korea
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • ICCA-ASIL Task Force on Damages
    23 September 2019
    International Council for Commercial Arbitration and the American Society of International Law
    Annual Conference of the International Bar Association
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Arbitrator Challenges and Conflicts of Interest
    22 September 2019
    International Bar Association
    IBA Arb40 Workshop
    Seoul, South Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Session Two: The GAR Live Question Time Instead of Dissecting Bifurcation?
    27 August 2019
    Global Arbitration Review
    GAR Live Singapore
    Singapore
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • Enforcing Judgments and Obtaining Interim Measures: Increased Co-operation Between Hong Kong and Mainland China
    11 July 2019
    Debevoise & Plimpton and Zhong Lun Law Firm
    Debevoise seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • “Acceptance” and “Completion” in Construction Contracts
    28-29 May 2019
    International Construction Law Association
    International Construction Law Association Conference
    Tokyo, Japan
    Speaker: Raeesa Rawal
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recent Changes in Hong Kong Law to Permit Third-Party Funding of Arbitration
    29 April 2019
    Debevoise co-hosted with Harbour Litigation Funding
    Third-Party Funding of Arbitration
    Debevoise, Hong Kong
    Speaker: Cameron Sim
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction to International Commercial Arbitration
    25-26 March 2019
    Asian Development Program
    Second South Pacific International Arbitration Conference
    Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
    Speaker: Wendy J. Miles
    Speaking Engagements
  • Women in International Arbitration
    25-26 March 2019
    Asian Development Program
    Second South Pacific International Arbitration Conference
    Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
    Speaker: Wendy J. Miles
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address
    16 February 2019
    Nani Palkhivala Arbitration Centre
    Delhi NPAC Conference
    Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Most Recent Developments in Arbitration Practice over the Past Year
    21 January 2019
    HK45
    HK45 Annual Update
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
    2-5 November 2018
    Lawasia
    31st LAWASIA Conference: New Era for South East Asia
    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • Environmental Law: Environmental Dispute Resolution
    2-5 November 2018
    LAWASIA
    31st LAWASIA Conference 2018
    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Speaking Engagements
  • Remedies, Specific Performance and Interim Relief
    1 November 2018
    GAR Live
    8th Annual GAR Live HK
    Hong Kong
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Is it Time to Align the Fees of Law Firms and Tribunals?
    1 November 2018
    GAR Live
    The GAR Live Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Russia and China: Hong Kong at the Intersection of the Big Business and Big Politics as a Global Dispute Resolutions Venue
    1 November 2018
    Russian Consulate General in Hong Kong (with Fangda Partners)
    Keynote Speaker Event for HKIAC
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Options for Urgent Relief
    31 October 2018
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    HKIAC ADR in Asia Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Skills that Make a Difference: Navigating Discrimination in the Workplace
    30 October 2018
    Arbitral Women and East Asia Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
    Joint Seminar
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Party Autonomy in Appointing Arbitrators
    27 October 2018
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration Annual Conference
    New Delhi
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Plenary Session
    27 October 2018
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration Annual Conference
    New Delhi
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Debate: Timeline Prescribed Under the Indian Arbitration Act - The Pendulum Has Swung Too Far the Other Way!
    27 October 2018
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration’s Annual Conference
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Inter-State Arbitration
    27 October 2018
    Permanent Court of Arbitration India
    The 2nd Permanent Court Of Arbitration India Conference
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Growth of International Arbitration: Trails and Triumphs
    26 October 2018
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration
    Young MCIA Conference
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Illegality Defence in International Disputes.
    4 October 2018
    In-House Community
    In-House Congress Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Jurisdiction of the Tribunal
    21 September 2018
    ICC Institute of World Business Law & International Court of Arbitration
    ICC Advanced Arbitration Academy for Asia Workshop II
    Mumbai, India
    Speaker: Wendy J. Miles
    Speaking Engagements
  • Business, Human Rights and Corruption
    23 August 2018
    Kobe University & Hanang University School of Law
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management Summer Program
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Effective Dispute Resolution
    22 August 2018
    Kobe University & Hanang University of Law
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management Summer Program 2018
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Dispute Resolution in India
    26 July 2018
    Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration
    Singapore
    Singapore
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Dissecting Bifurcation
    16 May 2018
    Global Arbitration Review
    GAR Live Singapore
    Singapore
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • ICCA-ASIL Task Force on Damages in International Arbitration
    15 November 2017
    ICCA-ASIL
    ICCA-ASIL Task Force on Damages in International Arbitration
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • The GAR Live Inquisition - Is There Such a Thing as Too Much Information?
    19 October 2017
    Global Arbitration Review
    GAR Live Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Arbitration in a Changing World
    17 October 2017
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    ADR in Asia Conference Hong Kong Arbitration Week
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards: The Force of a Multilateral Regime in Protectionist Markets
    12 October 2017
    International Bar Association
    IBA Annual Conference 2017
    Sydney, Australia‎
    Speaker: Ina C. Popova
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Investment Law Training Workshop: “Expropriation”
    8 October 2017
    Mr. Fali S. Nariman
    PCA India Conference, Delhi
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Enforcement of Decisions in Inter-State Arbitration: The Last Frontier
    7 October 2017
    Percy Billimoria
    PCA India Conference, Delhi
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Effective Dispute Resolution Strategies: Business and Legal Considerations
    21-25 August 2017
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management
    Kobe Salad 2017
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Effective Dispute Resolution Strategies: Business and Legal Considerations
    24 August 2017
    Kobe University
    Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Effective Advocacy in International Arbitration
    21 August 2017
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management
    Kobe Salad 2017
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Intellectual Property Rights as an Investment Protected by IIAs: Recent Jurisprudence
    9 August 2017
    Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
    Seminar on Investor-State Dispute Settlement
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Challenges and Opportunities of Dispute Resolution in Asia
    25 May 2017
    International Chamber of Commerce
    ICC UK Host Singapore Trade Minister
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Resolving Business Disputes in Asia
    22 May 2017
    United States Council for International Business
    ICC and USCIB (ICC-USA) Event
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Meet the Practitioners
    13 May 2017
    National Law School of India University Bangalore (NLSIU) and Trilegal
    The 10th Edition of the National Law School-Trilegal International Arbitration Moot (NLSTIAM)
    Bangalore, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Challenges in Developing a Power Project in a Developing Country – A Case Scenario
    9 April 2017
    Inter-Pacific Bar Association
    Connectivity & Convergence - Inter-Pacific Bar Association 27th Annual Meeting and Conference
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • Impact of Ethical Standards on International Litigation and Arbitration
    7 April 2017
    Inter-Pacific Bar Association
    Connectivity & Convergence - Inter-Pacific Bar Association 27th Annual Meeting and Conference
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investment Arbitration
    25 March 2017
    Moot Alumni Association
    The 12th Annual Generations in Arbitration Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Convention on the International Sale of Goods and International Arbitration
    25 March 2017
    Moot Alumni Association
    11th Annual Generations in Arbitration Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • CISG and Costs in International Arbitration
    25 March 2017
    Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot
    Generations in Arbitration Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • U.S. Infrastructure
    2 February 2017
    Bae Kim & Lee and Debevoise & Plimpton
    Joint Seminar
    Seoul, South Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investment Disputes
    1 February 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Seminar
    Tokyo, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investment Disputes
    31 January 2017
    Nishimura & Asahi and Debevoise & Plimpton
    Joint Seminar
    Tokyo, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Senior Management Liability
    12 January 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Seminar
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Drafting/Negotiating/Enforcing ADR Clauses and the Role of Counsel, Including In-House: From Old to New?
    2 December 2016
    International Bar Association
    IBA Mediation v. Arbitration: Best Friends or Best Enemies? A View from Asia
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Conference Closing Remarks
    2 December 2016
    International Bar Association
    Mediation v Arbitration: Best Friends or Best Enemies? A View from Asia
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Redefining Arbitrability: To Expand or Not to Expand
    28 November 2016
    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
    The UNCITRAL 50 Years - Global Standards For Rule-Based Commerce
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Efficiency in International Arbitration
    2 November 2016
    The Korean Commercial Arbitration Board, the Korean Council for International Arbitration, and the International Bar Association
    18th SIDRC Lecture Series
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Efficiency in International Arbitration
    27 October 2016
    Japan Arbitration Association
    Japan Arbitration Association
    Tokyo, Japan
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Efficiency in International Arbitration
    24 October 2016
    Kuala Lumpur Regional Arbitration
    Kuala Lumpur Regional Arbitration Center
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • An Outsider’s Perspective of Arbitrations in India
    22 October 2016
    The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI)
    Conference on National Initiative Towards Strengthening Arbitration and Enforcement in India
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Ballad of East and West: Will Local Approaches to Litigation Affect TPP Investment Cases?
    21 October 2016
    ABA Section of International Law, International Litigation Committee
    ABA Section of International Law Fall Conference
    Tokyo, Japan
    Speaker: Floriane Lavaud
    Speaking Engagements
  • The GAR Live Oxford Union-style debate - Motion: "This house believes that advocates should be appointed to plead on behalf of non-appearing respondents in arbitrations"
    20 October 2016
    Global Arbitration Review
    6th Annual GAR Live Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • ArbiLeaks - Transparency by the Back Door is Better Than a Closed Shop
    18 October 2016
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    ADR in Asia Conference, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Developing Commercial Law through the Courts: Rebalancing the Relationship between the Courts and Arbitration
    17 October 2016
    Hong Kong Academy of Law
    Hong Academy of Law Symposium
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investment Arbitration
    12 September 2016
    Hanoi Law University
    Seminar on International Arbitration
    Hanoi, Vietnam
    Speaking Engagements
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Advocacy in International Arbitration
    25 August 2016
    Kobe University & Institute for Legal Studies Hanyang University School of Law
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Corruption and Criminal Prosecutions in International Arbitration
    24 August 2016
    Kobe University & Institute for Legal Studies Hanyang University School of Law
    Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management
    Kobe, Japan
    Speaking Engagements
  • Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution
    27 July 2016
    IBC Legal Conferences
    8th FIDIC Asia-Pacific Contract Users’ Conference
    Singapore
    Speaker: Tony Dymond
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mining and Human Rights
    20 July 2016
    Mongolian Bar Association
    27th Presidents of Law Associations of Asia Summit 2016
    Paris, France
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Skills that Make a Difference: What It Takes to be Effective Counsel in International Arbitration
    30 June 2016
    ArbitralWomen
    Young ArbitralWomen Practitioners Evening Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mock Negotiation Workshop
    20 June 2016
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre Arbitration Clause Negotiation Workshop
    New York, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • Dealing with Evidence in International Arbitration: the Application of the IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration
    3 June 2016
    International Bar Association Asia Pacific Arbitration Group
    APAG Training Day - Best Practices in International Arbitration
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Speaking Engagements
  • Panel Forging the Path in Asia: Unveiling the New SIAC Rules on Investment Arbitration
    27 May 2016
    Singapore International Arbitration Centre
    SIAC Congress 2016
    Singapore
    Speaking Engagements
  • Panel Discussion: Document Production in International Arbitration
    5 March 2016
    International Court of Arbitration
    Confrontation and Cooperation in International Arbitration: Finding a Common Path in Cross-Border Disputes
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address
    5 December 2015
    International Bar Association
    Foundation of Democracy & New Trends in Dispute Resolution in India
    New Delhi, India
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Maintaining Limits on Government Power
    5 December 2015
    International Bar Association
    Magna Carta 800th Anniversary – Foundation of Democracy and the New Trends of Dispute Resolution in India
    New Delhi, India
    Speaking Engagements
  • Opportunities and Challenges Presented by Australia’s New Free Trade Agreements’
    24 November 2015
    The Law Council of Australia & Business Law Section
    3rd International Arbitration Conference
    Sydney, Australia
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Courts Fight Back?: The Hague Convention on Court Agreements and the Establishment of Regional International Commercial Courts
    24 November 2015
    The Law Council of Australia & Business Law Section
    3rd International Arbitration Conference
    Sydney, Australia
    Speaking Engagements
  • Recent Development of Arbitration Practice: Ethics & Corruption in International Arbitration
    3 November 2015
    UNCITRAL, Ministry of Justice, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board, International Court of Arbitration
    4th Asia Pacific ADR Conference
    Seoul, Korea
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address
    27 October 2015
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    “ADR in Asia” Conference
    Hong Kong
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Are You Ready? – Cyber-security in International Arbitration
    27 October 2015
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    Hong Kong Arbitration Week
    Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Carnival & Conflicts! An Introduction to Dispute Resolution in Latin America
    14 May 2015
    HKIAC
    Carnival & Conflicts! An Introduction to Dispute Resolution in Latin America
    Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, Central, Hong Kong
    Speaking Engagements
  • Arbitrating in China: Myths and Facts
    27-28 April 2015
    Sicana, Inc.
    Fifth Annual ICC Asia-Pacific Conference: A View from the West Coast
    The Westin St. Francis, San Francisco, California
    Speaking Engagements
  • Session 3. Part 1. New Arbitration Centers - The Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
    23 April 2015
    Russian Arbitration Association
    Annual Conference of the Russian Arbitration Association – Future for Arbitration in Russia, Asia in Focus
    Ararat Park Hyatt, Moscow
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investment Treaty Arbitration
    20 March 2015
    IBA
    4th Asia Pacific Regional Forum Conference: Borderless Asia
    Singapore
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice
    18 March 2015
    IBA
    Managing a Deal That's Gone Wrong
    Singapore
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • Managing a Deal That's Gone Wrong
    18 March 2015
    IBA
    The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice
    Singapore
    Speaker: David W. Rivkin
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Enforcement of SICC Judgments
    16-17 March 2015
    The Law Society of Singapore
    Litigation Conference 2015
    Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre
    Speaking Engagements