Al Tamimi & Company was honoured to host a seminar on the Ethics of International Arbitration entitled 'Changes and Challenges: The New IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interests'. This unique and interactive seminar included topical sessions and presentations which explored the new IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration, how they apply, the issues they aim to resolve and the challenges that still exist. The programme featured presentations from the following prominent speakers:
Essam Al Tamimi, Senior Partner at Al Tamimi & Company
Alec Emmerson, Consultant and Independent Arbitrator at Clyde & Co LLP and AE ADR
Stavros Brekoulakis, Attorney-at-law, Professor in International Arbitration and Commercial Law at Queen Mary University of London
Pascal Hollander, Partner at Hanotiau & Van Den Berg
The audience also heard, via recordings, the views of other internationally renowned practitioners and notable members of the drafting committee. This seminar is testament to Al Tamimi & Company's continual commitment to adding value and support to the region's arbitration community.