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IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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Iain Sandford


IAIN SANDFORD helps commercial stakeholders and States develop and deploy winning strategies for resolving international disputes. Iain has particular depth of experience in international economic disputes, and is familiar with a wide range of techniques and forums for addressing international problems. Recent high-profile successes include, in 2021, leading a Sidley team to achieve an important win for Brazil's sugar industry before a WTO panel considering Indian agricultural support, and, in 2020, winning a landmark dispute against Saudi Arabia concerning the notorious broadcast pirate "beoutQ".


Drivers of change: trade agreements, technology and the future of trading legal services cross border

Tuesday 10 October (0930 - 1230)

Room C3.5, Convention Centre, Level 3

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