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International Commercial Arbitration: Study of a mock case under the ICC Rules

ICC presents “International Contracts: Study of a mock case under the ICC Rules of Arbitration (PIDA training in English and French)”, 17 - 20 May 2010 ICC - 38, Cours Albert 1er, 75008 Paris, France.

Drawn upon the experience of renowned arbitrators in a multicultural and international environment, the training will meet the practical needs of those involved in international trade and will simulate ICC arbitration, highlighting differences in cultures and legal practices.

The training is designed for:

  • Legal directors and corporate counsel from companies involved in international commercial arbitration
  • Magistrates
  • Practising lawyers
  • Legal practitioners advising international trading companies
  • Business people involved in international trade and dispute resolution

Working methods:

  • Study of a mock case within working groups limited to roughly 10 participants. The mock case will be sent to participants before the training so that they can read the facts, prepare for working in groups and identify the contractual clauses which cover the events mentioned in the facts.
  • Technical and practical presentations with international experts - including key persons involved in the drafting and implementation of the ICC Rules of Arbitration.
  • Debate amongst participants and speakers during interactive plenary sessions.

Participants will develop first-hand experience and knowledge of the ICC Rules and practice of International Commercial Arbitration, essential in international business today.

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You may download the brochure in English and French here.