In collaboration with the HKIAC, 20 Essex Street is hosting a seminar titled ‘Belt & Road Investment Disputes: The International Legal Landscape for Chinese Investors and Counterparties‘ on 8 May 2018.
The programme will run as follows:
17.30 Registration and drinks reception
18.00 Welcome address and introduction – Duncan Matthews QC, 20 Essex Street
18.05 ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ (BRI) and the unique selling points of the HKIAC to resolve BRI disputes – Sarah Grimmer, HKIAC
18.15 Consolidation of arbitrations in BRI disputes – Sir Mark Havelock-Allan, 20 Essex Street
18.25 An analysis of the SIAC Proposal on Cross Institutional Consolidation Protocol and its application to BRI disputes – Michael Lee, 20 Essex Street
18.35 Conflicts along the Silk Road: problems and solutions in international dispute resolution in complex transnational infrastructure projects – Thomas Raphael QC, 20 Essex Street
18.55 The HKIAC as a dispute resolution option in BRI disputes – Dr Michael Moser, 20 Essex Street
19.05 Potential investor state issues in BRI projects – Duncan Matthews QC and Sara Masters QC, 20 Essex Street
Further details, including on how to register can be found on the flyer below.