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IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Room 207, Level 2

Session information

Commercial cross-border and investor-state mediation update
Room 207, Level 2 View location
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Committee(s)

Mediation Committee (Lead)

Description

Buoyed by evolving global economic interactivity and driven by the initiative of such institutions as ICSID and UNCITRAL, Investor-State Mediation has become a growing staple of the ADR lexicon and feature of investment dispute management.
 
This session will feature institution representatives, legal counsel, and mediators who, together, will;

  • Address current international developments
  • Consider new mediation provisions being adopted in bilateral and multilateral investment treaties
  • Provide practice updates on the use of mediation in Investor-State disputes

Expect a lively exchange around one of the hottest sectors in international dispute resolution

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

James Claxton Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan; Officer, Mediation Committee

Speakers

Amal Bouchenaki Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, New York, New York, USA
Ximena Bustamante Pactum Dispute Resolutions, Quito, Ecuador; Membership Officer, Mediation Committee
Veronica Lavista International Centre for Settlement of Investment, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Carrie Shang California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, California, USA