enforceability

The Singapore Convention: From a Blizzard, a Convention Blooms

The Singapore Convention: From a Blizzard, a Convention Blooms
When it enters into force on 12 September 2020, the Singapore Convention will provide a long overdue harmonised legal framework for the enforcement of settlement agreements resulting from international commercial ... Read More

What is investor-state mediation?

What is investor-state mediation?
Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) has to date been dominated by arbitration. However, stakeholders have called for new mechanisms, such as mediation, to settle investor-state disputes. This article is designed ... Read More

Nadja Alexander on the Singapore Convention: A Commentary

Nadja Alexander on the Singapore Convention: A Commentary
Earlier this week, Mixed Mode Taskforce member Nadja Alexander gave a presentation on the Singapore Convention as part of the IMI-SIMI SCM seminar series. The video is available below, as ... Read More

Enforcement of agreements to mediate in the Singapore District Courts

Singapore CBD from the harbour
Critique of the approach in Zhongguo Remittance Pte Ltd v Samlit Moneychanger Pte Ltd and others [2020] SGDC 73 ... Read More
Opinion

Free Webinar: Enforcing mediated settlement NOW in a flat world

Free Webinar: Enforcing mediated settlement NOW in a flat world
IMI Certified Mediators David Weiss, Laura Kaster, Jennifer Brandt, and Robert Margulies will be delivering this session on Friday 8 May, at 3pm Central European Time (9am New Jersey). Read ... Read More
Event

New IMI Briefing Paper: UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation

New IMI Briefing Paper: UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation
IMI has prepared a briefing paper on the upcoming "Singapore Convention". It sets out the aims of the Convention, describes how it will benefit businesses, outlines that countries stand to ... Read More

Signing The Singapore Convention: Cross-Border Enforceability In Mediation

Signing The Singapore Convention: Cross-Border Enforceability In Mediation
Much has already been written on the upcoming United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, also known as the Singapore Convention. Deborah Masucci and M. Salman Ravala have claimed ... Read More