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Upcoming Webinar: India Insights: the challenge of India-related dispute resolution and the post-election Investment landscape

Monday 7 July 2014 9.30am BST It has been a time of change for the investment climate in India – driven in large part by recent and very significant changes in the political climate in India, changing attitude of the … Continue reading

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Herbert Smith Freehills’ Global Arbitration Practice launches “Observations on Arbitration” video posts

HSF Global Arbitration Practice is pleased to launch our new video blog post series, “Observations on Arbitration”. The series provides short video posts on arbitration topics and developments. The first video post is by Matthew Weiniger QC, and is titled … Continue reading

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Terminating supply contracts

It has now been over a year since the Rana Plaza garment factory disaster in Dhaka, Bangladesh, which lead many businesses to initiate a careful audit of their supply chains.  Retailers increasingly recognise the importance of working collaboratively with their … Continue reading

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Herbert Smith Freehills’ Global Arbitration Practice promotes Jun Bautista and Iain Maxwell to Of Counsel

Herbert Smith Freehills is delighted to announce the promotion of Jun Bautista (Hong Kong) and Iain Maxwell (London) to Of Counsel. Jun Bautista has substantial experience in the international arbitration arena, and is a Philippines expert. Qualified in New York … Continue reading

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Recent Developments in India-related arbitration

Herbert Smith Freehills has issued its latest Indian International Arbitration e-bulletin. The e-bulletin considers some significant decisions of the Indian courts, including on the arbitrability of fraud claims and on the proper forum for deciding the scope of an arbitration … Continue reading

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CYAG event: “dos and don’ts” for arbitration counsel

On 13 September 2013, the China Young Arbitration Group, together with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators’ East Asia Chapter, organised a roundtable discussion on  “What counsel in international arbitration should do and not do – practical tips on how to … Continue reading

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