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Upcoming Investor-State Training

Upcoming Investor-State Training
"There is increasing interest in the potential for mediation to resolve Investor-State disputes. Recent international treaties contain specific provisions on the use of mediation in such disputes, and much work ... 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

Videos available: Investor-state mediation events

Videos available: Investor-state mediation events
The video and summary for the recent IMI-SIMI Investor-State Mediation roundtable is now available. Featuring Judith Knieper (UNCITRAL), Mark Appel (IMI ISDS Taskforce member and former Chair), Alejandro Carballo Leyda ... Read More

SIDRA’s International Dispute Resolution Survey: 2020 Final Report

SIDRA's International Dispute Resolution Survey: 2020 Final Report
The Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy (SIDRA) has created a thorough, data-driven report on international dispute resolution, and it is available on their website now: View Report > https://sidra.smu.edu.sg/sites/sidra.smu.edu.sg/files/survey/index.html#zoom=z The ... Read More
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Tony Nguyen on Vietnam and the Singapore Convention, and UNCITRAL mediation webinar now available

Tony Nguyen on Vietnam and the Singapore Convention, and UNCITRAL mediation webinar now available
This week has seen some excellent webinars, including Tony Nguyen's presentation on Vietnam and the Singapore Convention on Mediation on Wednesday, and an UNCITRAL WGIII session on mediation and its ... Read More

Harvard Investor-State Mediation Report

Harvard Investor-State Mediation Report
IMI was a delegate at the 2019 ISDS Mediation Colloquium at Harvard University last December, convened by Wolf von Kumberg, IDR Managing Director, former IMI Board Chair and current IMI ... Read More

Upcoming Investor-State Mediation Events

Upcoming Investor-State Mediation Events
Two fantastic events on investor-state mediation are taking place online shortly, including an IMI-SIMI 'Expert Roundtable' convened by Wolf von Kumberg, and a UNCITRAL webinar aimed at demystifying the use ... Read More

COVID-19 and Mediation of Investor-State disputes: A way forward

COVID-19 and Mediation of Investor-State disputes: A way forward
Host states vulnerable to claims by foreign companies for obstructing business and investment with new public health regulations that aim to 'flatten the curve' on Covid-19 and protect community wellbeing ... Read More

Wolf von Kumberg on ISDS and the Singapore Convention

Wolf von Kumberg on ISDS and the Singapore Convention
Yesterday Wolf von Kumberg gave a presentation on investor-state disputes in the new era of the Singapore Convention, followed by a Q&A session. Watch the video below, download a summary ... Read More

Investor-State Mediator Training Held in Paris

Investor-State Mediator Training Held in Paris
The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR), the International Mediation Institute (IMI) and the International Energy Charter jointly organized a 3-day ... Read More
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IMI Investor-State Mediation Task Force Pilot Project

IMI Investor-State Mediation Task Force Pilot Project
The first Investor-State Mediation Task Force Pilot Project was held on June 12-14 at ICSID in Washington DC, USA. The 3-day training, designed jointly by the Centre for Effective Dispute ... Read More
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IMI Investor-State Mediation Task-force Pilot Project

IMI Investor-State Mediation Task-force Pilot Project
The Competency Criteria for Mediators in Investor-State Disputes will be launched in a Pilot project on June 12-14, 2017 in Washington, D.C. This 3-day interactive, practice-based investor-State mediator training, designed ... Read More
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