Tenth Annual Leading Arbitrators Symposium

Tenth Annual Leading Arbitrators Symposium
Sponsored by: Juris Conferences LLC
April 14, 2014

Leading international arbitrators and practitioners will discuss, in Socratic form, four topics of importance to counsel, arbitrators and business people who are involved in the resolution of international commercial disputes through arbitration.

Spotlight on JAMS Panelist: Robert Davidson, Esq., FCIArb
April 14, 2014 |
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Topic: Ethics and Behavior

  • Applicable ethical codes, for arbitrator and attorneys
  • Independence and impartiality of arbitrators; standards of impartiality
  • Arbitrators’ duty to disclose
  • Arbitrators’ duty to investigate whether there are conflicts
  • Preparation of witnesses; where goes the borderline to abuse?
  • Do attorneys’ request for discovery have ulterior motives, e.g. to get access to business secrets, marketing methods, know-how or other information useful to his client but not necessary for the case?
  • Remedies
  • Ethical issues versus cultural differences, have we arrived at a global standard


Location:

Grand Hotel Wein
Kaerntner Ring 9
A-1010 Vienna, Austria
&
The Ring Hotel
Kaerntner Ring 8
A-1010 Vienna, Austria

For further details and to register, please visit the Tenth Annual Leading Arbitrators’ Symposium event page.