NAB News

NAB YMG Group Announces Writing Competition Winner

The Young Members Group (YMG) of the North America Branch (NAB) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is pleased to announce that the panel of judges has selected Viktoriia Korynevych is the winner of its First Annual Writing Competition Ms. Korynevych’s article, “Revisiting Kompetenz-Kompetenz and Arbitrability in the U.S. Supreme Court: Vicious Circle of […]

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The North American regional Branches of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Canada Branch, New York Branch, North America Branch) jointly present the Accelerated Route to Fellowship via remote video September 26, 27 and October 2, 3, 4, 2020 CLICK HERE TO VIEW PROGRAM BROCHURE Register Now

Tech Summit Registration is Now Open

In October  2020 the CIArb North America Branch (NAB) will celebrate  CIArb NAB ADR Month with The CIArb NAB Tech ADR Summit Webinar Series.  Read More

YMG and Winston & Strawn LLP Present Career Guide

Following the 19 May webinar hosted by WInston & Strawn, LLP and YMG, “Building a Career in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution in the Times of COVID-19”, Amanda Jereige, a litigation associate in Winston & Strawn LLP’s,  San Francisco office, captured the main takeaways and created a comprehensive guide of do’s and don’ts for law students […]

Using Zoom to conduct a Virtual Arbitration

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Webinar 2pm CT/ 3pm ET This 60-minute online training session is designed to teach neutrals and advocates how to use Zoom Professional to effectively conduct their arbitrations. The event is free an open to all – registration is required. Read more

UPDATE FROM THE CHAIR

March 16, 2020 Dear NAB Colleagues, It is a privilege to serve as the new chair of the North America Branch. As you may know, David Huebner is taking on the important role of Americas region Trustee for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. David has been tireless in his efforts to launch an array of […]

Branch Chair David Huebner Wins Diversity Award

At its annual meeting on February 28, 2020, CPR (the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution) honored North America Branch chair David Huebner with its “Outstanding Contribution to Diversity in ADR Award” for his tenacious inclusiveness efforts within the Chartered Institute and other organizations in the legal sector. In his acceptance remarks, David acknowledged […]

NAB Supports the “Write the Award” Competition

Law school teams from five countries participated in the second annual “Write the Award”commercial arbitration writing competition co-sponsored by the University of Houston Law Center’s Blakely Advocacy Institute with students from Australia taking first place. The winning entry from Bond University Faculty of Law in Robina, Queensland, Australia, was awarded $5,000 by the competition’s co-sponsor, […]

Capacity Sharing Project

As you might already know, the North America Branch launched its new cross-cultural ADR capacity-sharing program with a pilot project in Samoa on June 1-4 2019. Our delegation made presentations on international arbitration, engaged in discussion sessions with Samoan counterparts about mediation practices and techniques in our respective cultures, and met with senior government officials […]

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