On the evening of June 6th, Crenguta Leaua and Les Schiefelbein led a discussion with 20 business leaders from Romania and France on Science, Technology and Arbitration. The discussion was from 5pm to 7:30pm at the Hilton Hotel in Bucharest and covered arbitration in a broad range of industries and centered on artificial intelligence. The […]
The International Arbitration Spotlight on California California’s new international arbitration legislation, Article 1.5 of the California International Commercial Arbitration and Conciliation Act, effective January 1, 2019, promises to improve California’s standing as an international arbitration seat and, in so doing, provide new opportunities for all international arbitration practitioners. International arbitration is the preferred dispute resolution […]
On September 20, 2018, Conna Weiner was honored to participate in a Boston Bar Association panel discussion about the complexities of disputes over earn-outs in life sciences asset purchase agreements. The discussion was entitled “Disputes Over the Back-End Money: The Litigator’s View”.
On August 4, 2018, Harrie Samaras was elected as the Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association.
Read the latest article by Tech List Appointee Thomas Legler, published by Chambers Global Practice Guides (Switzerland) on Patent Litigation, co-authored with his partner Lorenza Ferrari. Published April, 2018: Chambers & Partners Patent Litigation
In June, SVAMC Tech List Appointee Theo Cheng was named Secretary of The Copyright Society of the USA. The Society (www.csusa.org) was established as a non-profit organization in 1953 and is devoted to copyright law awareness and education. With members both nationwide and regional chapters in over a dozen major U.S. cities, the Society’s mission is […]
HKIAC Secretary General Sarah Grimmer Visits with SVAMC On May 31, SVAMC joined the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in San Francisco in sponsoring a luncheon program titled Doing Business with China: Why Arbitration Matters? All SVAMC members were invited and many leading Northern California […]
Tech List Appointees David Allgeyer, William Baker and Robert Morrill Have Been Invited to be College of Commercial Arbitrators Fellows Tech List Appointees David Allgeyer, William Baker and Robert Morrill have been invited to join the College of Commercial Arbitrators (“CCA”) as Fellows. The College, comprised of nationally and internationally recognized commercial arbitrators, holds itself […]
SVAMC members and visitors are encouraged to participate. New Zealand International Arbitration Centre SURVEY: Dispute Resolution in the IT sector The purpose of this survey is to gather insights and opinions as to the main causes of misalignment in IT project and services engagements. Click the link above to access the survey.
Alex Blumrosen has been selected by the US Department of Commerce and the European Commission to be one of 23 people on the official list of arbitrators for the EU-US Privacy Shield. The EU-US Privacy Shield Framework provides companies in the EU and the US with a mechanism to comply with data protection requirements when […]