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Swiss make slow progress returning Nazi-looted art - swissinfo.ch

Google International ADR News - Tue, 2018-11-27 02:22

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Swiss make slow progress returning Nazi-looted art
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For instance the last of the principles, number 11, calls for “national processes to implement these principles, particularly as they relate to alternative dispute resolution mechanisms for resolving ownership issues.” France, Germany, Austria, the ...

Swiss make slow progress returning Nazi-looted art - SWI swissinfo.ch - swissinfo.ch

Google International ADR News - Tue, 2018-11-27 02:22

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Swiss make slow progress returning Nazi-looted art - SWI swissinfo.ch
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Progress in Switzerland has been patchy since it agreed to encourage museums to identify Nazi-looted art.

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Legal Stress

ADR Prof Blog - Mon, 2018-11-26 21:45
In a recent post, I described the intense stress that individual and organizational litigants often undergo as a result of litigation.  The legal system attracts and magnifies stressful conflicts, which affects everyone in its ambit.  In addition to litigants, this includes law students, lawyers, and legal academics. This post provides excerpts from my research summarizing … Continue reading Legal Stress →

Disney Loses 'Pink Slime' Arbitration Appeal - Law360

Google International ADR News - Mon, 2018-11-26 18:09

Disney Loses 'Pink Slime' Arbitration Appeal
Law360
The Court of Appeal for Ontario ruled that Disney's bid for an order to force insurer American International Reinsurance Co. Ltd. to arbitrate on Disney's preferred terms — with the JAMS alternative dispute resolution organization in Toronto — was ...

Disney Loses 'Pink Slime' Arbitration Appeal - Law360

Google International ADR News - Mon, 2018-11-26 18:05

Disney Loses 'Pink Slime' Arbitration Appeal
Law360
The Court of Appeal for Ontario ruled that Disney's bid for an order to force insurer American International Reinsurance Co. Ltd. to arbitrate on Disney's preferred terms — with the JAMS alternative dispute resolution organization in Toronto — was ...

Arbitration And Mediation For Young Lawyers: An Introduction To The Alternative - JD Supra (press release)

Google International ADR News - Mon, 2018-11-26 17:23

JD Supra (press release)

Arbitration And Mediation For Young Lawyers: An Introduction To The Alternative
JD Supra (press release)
Back in the 1990's, when I was a Principal Law Clerk in the Bronx Supreme Court, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) as we know it today, was rarely used as an alternative to trial. Cases being settled in a private forum using mediation or arbitration ...

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Ukrainian bank wins billion-dollar award against Russia

UPDATED. Ukrainian state-owned bank JSC Oschadbank has been awarded US$1.1 billion plus interest and costs in an investment treaty claim against Russia over the expropriation of its business and assets...

Egypt hit by claim over cancelled container terminal project

A Kuwaiti shareholder in a consortium that held a concession to develop, build and operate a new container terminal facility at Egypt’s Damietta port has launched a US$1.1 billion claim against the state...

Music for Mediators

The Mediation Times - Sun, 2013-05-26 17:07
For years I have talked about the similarity of mediation with both photography and music, particularly jazz. I have been clearing out my inbox and came across an hilarious email trail between some of the UK’s top mediators. The topic – songs for mediators, parties and mediation! I thought I would share … Thank to [...]
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