Arbitral Insights
Perspectives on arbitration rule updates from LCIA president and ICC president-elect

Perspectives on arbitration rule updates from LCIA president and ICC president-elect

February 24, 2021

New York-based partner JP Duffy and London-based partner Simon Greer discuss key points from interviews with ICC President-Elect Claudia Salomon and LCIA President Paula Hodges QC, about the updated ICC and LCIA rules. The duo discuss the commonalities and differences in the institutions’ new approaches to issues such as: the use of technology in arbitrations; efficiency and flexibility; consolidation and multi-contract and multi-party proceedings; preventing disruption and delay; transparency; Tribunal secretaries; third-party funding; and data protection.

To hear more about the updated ICC guidelines, listen to our previous podcast episode in which JP Duffy interviews the ICC’s Salomon.

To hear more about the updated LCIA rules, listen to our previous podcast episode in which Ben Love interviews the LCIA’s Hodges.

For more information, please visit Reed Smith's International Arbitration page.

A bitesize breakdown of BIMCO’s new law and arbitration clause

A bitesize breakdown of BIMCO’s new law and arbitration clause

February 16, 2021

London-based partner Nick Austin explores the main drivers behind the Baltic and International Maritime Council’s (BIMCO) new law and arbitration clause, commenting on its multijurisdictional approach and the impact of the changes to the clause on the shipping industry.

For more information, please visit Reed Smith's International Arbitration page.

Practical tips about the ICC’s expedited arbitration procedures

Practical tips about the ICC’s expedited arbitration procedures

February 3, 2021

The ICC’s expedited procedure rules are used all around the world to resolve disputes. But when do the ICC’s expedited procedures apply? Will they speed up the process of getting an award? And what are their effects on costs? Partner Gautam Bhattacharyya and associate Victoria Spilkin share their views on the advantages, disadvantages of expedited processes -- from an implementation point of view. 

For more information, please visit Reed Smith's International Arbitration page.

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App