In this article, IMI Certified Mediator Paul Mason provides insight into the benefits of the Singapore Convention for Brazil. Will Brazil be the next country to sign? Download the full article below.

The United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, known more succinctly as the “Singapore Convention”, is designed to enable cross-border enforcement in signatory countries of settlement agreements reached via mediation, of international commercial disputes.  The heart of the Convention is expressed in its article 3.1 which embodies this provision.

The full official text of the Convention in English is available at: https://www.uncitral.org/pdf/english/commissionsessions/51st-session/Annex_I.pdf. A translation of the Convention text into Portuguese is available on the IMI website at: https://www.imimediation.org/2019/11/29/singapore-convention-text-in-portuguese/

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Paul Eric Mason

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Perspective as mediator, counsel & party. Mediated multi-party disputes to USD$53 million, high success rate. Parties from Europe, Russia, Latin America, North America, Far East.

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