October 24, 2018
IRVINE, CA - JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services, today announced the formation of a new Sino-American panel in conjunction with the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA).
The panel comprises expert neutrals from both China and the United States – as well as Europe and Hong Kong – and will be primarily focused on resolving Sino-American technology, media, entertainment and sports disputes.
The formation of the joint panel represents a significant development in the JAMS offering in China and globally. The new partnership connects two of the world’s major technology hubs, giving US and Chinese clients access to high-quality neutrals, first-class case administration and market-leading facilities in both markets.
Bringing together neutrals from two of the leading ADR institutions in the world is the perfect solution for dispute resolution between the two leading economies. The formation of this new joint panel with SCIA underscores our commitment to delivering the best ADR solutions for our clients around the globe. It has brought together market-leading neutrals who are uniquely qualified with significant experience in the sphere of Sino-American commercial disputes. With its internationally-focused mindset and formidable market reputation, SCIA is a great partner for this new, innovative market offering. We look forward to working together, and their expertise will no doubt further enhance the service we can offer clients.
-Chris Poole, JAMS President and CEO
SCIA has established the Sino-US Joint Panel of Arbitrators with JAMS aimed at promoting a fair, professional and efficient dispute resolution mechanism which provides mutual trust to both Chinese and American parties and builds a fair, stable, transparent and predictable business environment.
-Dr. Liu Xiaochun, President of SCIA.
About JAMS – Local Solutions. Global Reach.
Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution services worldwide. With 27 locations, JAMS and its nearly 400 panelists are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases every year.
JAMS successfully resolves and manages business and legal disputes by providing efficient, cost-effective and impartial ways to overcome barriers at any stage of conflict. JAMS offers customized dispute resolution services locally and globally through a combination of industry-specific experience, first-class client service, top-notch facilities and highly trained panelists.