Singapore

Enforcement of agreements to mediate in the Singapore District Courts

Singapore CBD from the harbour
Critique of the approach in Zhongguo Remittance Pte Ltd v Samlit Moneychanger Pte Ltd and others [2020] SGDC 73 ... Read More
Opinion

Singapore and Fiji ratify the Singapore Convention!

Singapore and Fiji ratify the Singapore Convention!
Fiji and Singapore have been the first two states to ratify the historic UN 'Singapore Convention' on the Enforceability of Mediated Settlements. Six months after the third state has ratified ... Read More

New Mediation Advocacy QAP in Singapore: Sage Mediation

New Mediation Advocacy QAP in Singapore: Sage Mediation
IMI Mediation Advocacy Qualifying Assessment Programs certify mediation advocates against the international standards established by the International Mediation Institute, and are assessed against the rigorous criteria outlined here. Today we ... Read More
News

New Certified Mediator Training Program: Singapore Mediation Centre

New Certified Mediator Training Program: Singapore Mediation Centre
Singapore Mediation Centre have had their training program approved as an IMI Certified Mediator Training Program operating in Singapore. This is in addition to their existing IMI Qualifying Assessment Program ... Read More
News

Interview with Deborah Masucci about the Singapore Convention

Interview with Deborah Masucci about the Singapore Convention
Natalie Armstrong-Motin of Marketing Resolution recently interviewed IMI Board Co-Chair Deborah Masucci about her career and the upcoming Singapore Convention on the Enforceability of Mediated Settlement. Find the full video ... Read More

The Global Pound Conference London – The End Of The Beginning

The Global Pound Conference London – The End Of The Beginning
On October 29, 2014, 150 of us, representing many stakeholder groups from more than 20 countries, attended an important convention held in London’s beautiful Guildhall. Called ‘Shaping the Future of ... Read More
GPC, News

In Conversation With Michael McIlwrath

In Conversation With Michael McIlwrath
Michael McIlwrath, Global Chief Litigation Counsel for GE Oil & Gas, speaks to the Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy about global trends, key challenges, and the future of dispute resolution ... Read More

Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon On Mediation And The Rule Of Law

Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon On Mediation And The Rule Of Law
An analysis of why mediation should be considered as part of the rule of law was given by the Honourable Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon, Supreme Court of Singapore, to the ... Read More
GPC

Ask An Expert: Julian Copeman

Ask An Expert: Julian Copeman
Julian Copeman, Managing Partner of Herbert Smith Freehills' Greater China offices, discusses dispute resolutions trends, data and the increasing role of technology in resolving disputes. What do you hope the ... Read More

Asia, Arbitration And Third Party Funding

Asia, Arbitration And Third Party Funding
Historically, third party funding has been prohibited in many Asian jurisdictions, including the busy litigation markets of Hong Kong and Singapore. However, recent changes to regulations on third party funding ... Read More
GPC, News

Ask An Expert: Joe Liu

Ask An Expert: Joe Liu
Joe Liu, Managing Counsel at the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, speaks about transparency, education and trends in Asia's dispute resolution market ... Read More
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MediatorTV: Episode 10

MediatorTV: Episode 10
In this week’s episode, Professor Nadja Alexander and Aled Davies take a look at developments in Asia as Singapore passes it's long anticipated Mediation Act. With the number of new ... Read More
GPC, News