• Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Los Angeles CA June 7-9, 2019
    The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) North America Branch (NAB) is offering joint three-day international arbitration training and qualification program, leading to CIArb’s prestigious Fellow status. The three-day Accelerated Route to Fellowship program will take place at JAMS in Los Angeles, CA June 7-9, 2019.  The program designed for senior practitioners in the field of dispute
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  • Introduction to International Arbitration Miami, FL April 28, 2019
    This one-day Introduction class is designed for young practitioners or LLM degree students wishing to learn the fundamentals of international commercial arbitration. The course introduces concepts and principles of international commercial arbitration practice and is sufficient to qualify for the level of Associate of the CIArb, which entitles individuals to use the ACIArb credential after their
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  • Accelerated Route to Member (International Arbitration) Miami, FL April 28-29, 2019
    Presented and Organized by: The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, North America Branch (CIArb) Event Co-Sponsors: American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law; Hogan Lovells The two-day Accelerated Route to Member program is designed for practitioners with a fair knowledge of basic legal principles and dispute resolution mechanisms. The course introduces concepts and principles of
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  • Detroit, MI May 3-5, 2019 – Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assess…
    The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), North American Branch is offering its Accelerated Route to Fellowship Program in Detroit, MI May 3-5, 2019. Successful completion of this three-day international arbitration program qualifies participants for the Chartered Institute’s prestigious Fellow status and permits use of the designation FCIArb. The Accelerated Route to Fellowship Program is
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  • Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration Assessment) Miami, FL April 28-30, 2018
    The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is offering joint three-day international arbitration training and qualification program, leading to CIArb’s prestigious Fellow status. The three-day Accelerated Route to Fellowship program will take place at JAMS in Miami, FL, April 28-30, 2019.  The program designed for senior practitioners in the field of dispute resolution. Fellowship
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  • Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration Assessment) Houston January 26-28, 2019
    The CPR Institute and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) North American Branch offered a joint three-day international arbitration training and qualification program, leading to CIArb’s prestigious Fellow status. The three-day Accelerated Route to Fellowship program is designed for senior practitioners in the field of dispute resolution. Fellowship is the highest grade of CIArb
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  • FREE Reception and Discussion of The Status of CETA, TPP and NAFTA and Their Potential Effect on Int…
    The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators invites you to a FREE Reception and Discussion of The Status of CETA, TPP and NAFTA and Their Potential Effect on International Arbitrations 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, September 13, 2018 Baker Hostetler 1050 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20036 RSVP: Elizabeth.Sandza@wilsonelser.com Panel Members: CIArb President James Bridgeman, Former
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  • Does ARIAS Have a Role to Play in Direct Insurance Arbitrations?
    On July 10, 2018 CIArb published an article by Peter K. Rosen titled “Does ARIAS Have a Role to Play in Direct Insurance Arbitrations?” CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE ON CIARB.ORG  
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  • Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment September 14-16, 2018 Washing…
    Join NAB for our next Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment in Washington D.C. September 14-18, 2018 The fee is $1,950 This event is filling up quickly so please register as soon as possible to guarantee your spot. CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION AND MORE INFORMATION
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  • Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment March 2-4, 2018 Miami, FL
    Join NAB for our next Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment in Miami Fl., March 2-4, 2018. The fee is $1,950 or $1,750 for firms registering 3 or more people. This event is filling up quickly so please register as soon as possible to guarantee your spot. Click here for more details and registration.
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  • 2018 Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Conference (CIArb) April 2, 2018
    This conference is offered free to members of CIArb; registration is required. Standard registration for non-CIArb members is $250. MCLE credit will be available.
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  • Accelerated Path to Fellowship International Commercial Arbitration Workshop & Award Writing Ex…
    Join NAB for our next Accelerated Path to Fellowship International Commercial Arbitration Workshop & Award Writing Examination in San Francisco California August 11-13, 2017.  The fee is $1,750 until July 21, 2017 and $1,950 after July 21 until spots are filled.  This event is filling up quickly so please register as soon as possible to guarantee your spot. Click here for more
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  • Litigation Funding: Are These Costs Recoverable in Arbitration?
    The use of third parties to fund plaintiffs’ legal and litigation expenses (“litigation funding”) is becoming an increasingly common practice in Europe and the United States, and has been used in Australia for many years. As the litigation funding industry has grown and evolved, it is becoming more common in arbitration. Indeed, there are some litigation funding companies that
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  • 2017 Energy Conference Summary and Resources
    The North America Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators hosted a sold-out conference in Houston in April 2017. Co-chairs of the conference were Tom Cunningham (Tom Alan Cunningham PLLC), Lucy Greenwood (GreenwoodArbitration) and Ann Ryan Robertson (Locke Lord LLP), whose efforts in organizing the conference and marshaling the impressive list of speakers were widely acclaimed by the
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  • Ben Sheppard
    It is with great sadness that we report that our esteemed friend and colleague, Ben Sheppard, passed away on March 4, 2017. Ben was the first Texas Chapter Chair of the NAB. A gentleman and scholar, Ben fought his illness with the same grace and charm as he exhibited through his life. His obituary is below.
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  • Toronto Chapter Winter 2017 Newsletter
    The Toronto Winter 2017 Newsletter is available.  Use following link to read The Ontario Arbitrator.
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  • Day at Lloyd’s III
    This is the third program in the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section’s (TIPS’) series of highly successful panel events, designed to encourage a greater understanding between the U.S. and international insurance markets of how Lloyd’s of London works and the practical issues that arise in dealing with it. This program will primarily focus on dispute resolution between
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  • Save the Date – March 22, 2017
    Arbitrating Patent Disputes: Innovative Approaches and New Concerns What: Four-location, video-linked conference featuring speakers from the United States and Europe Innovative Approaches to PatentArbitration: Lessons from the Trenches Patent Law: A Public Policy Basis for Vacatur? Where: Live locations in San Francisco, Palo Alto, New York, and Geneva, with Internet access from other
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  • Energy Arbitration 2017 Conference Friday April 28, 2017
    Please join us on Friday April 28, 2017 for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, North American Branch, Energy Arbitration 2017 Conference, Resolving Energy Disputes in Times of Crisis. Conference Highlights: Navigating the enforcement of awards across the globe Finding the right energy arbitrator Managing the mega case, tips from those in the know In-house counsel open forum Effective
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  • NAB Newsletter October 2016
    The October 2016 NAB newsletter is available. In this issue: Message from the Chair of the Executive Board, NAB Event Updates, What is the Accelerated Route to Fellowship Program? Trustee Elections and more…  Click here to download your copy now.
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