Recent Issues in International Arbitration


The Victorian Bar and the Commercial Bar Association are pleased to invite you to a seminar discussing Recent Issues in International Arbitration.  

Chair: Matt Connock QC

Albert Monichino QC: "Stay of Court Proceedings: Tales of the Chicken and the Egg"
Discussion of proper approach to be taken by a national court entertaining an application to stay a proceeding brought by a party that denies being bound by an arbitration agreement.

Martin Scott QC: "Arbitration: Be Alert but not Alarmed"
Is expert evidence required to prove that foreign law is the same as domestic law in an application to enforce an arbitral award? Removal of arbitrators and partial setting aside of arbitral awards.

Date: Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Time: 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Venue: Neil McPhee Room, Level 1, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne

Drinks and finger food will be provided in the Essoign Club following the seminar.

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