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The New Litigation Landscape: International Commercial Courts and Procedural Innovations

The establishment of new “ international commercial courts ” over the past few years has been a major development, which brings a new perspective to the adjudication of international commercial disputes. These courts join other specialist courts in a number of countries which are established to try commercial cases. In his recent article The New […]

Artificial Intelligence and Legal- Decision Making: The Wide Open?

Prof Maxi Scherer’s article “Artificial Intelligence and Legal Decision-Making – The Wide Open” provides an insight into the use of AI in the context of arbitral and judicial decision making. The article examines the use of different methodologies in predicting decisions before going on to explore the issues around data and AI. The insight is […]

Postponement of the 3rd meeting of SIFoCC

There has been close discussion and consideration of the information and advice available in Singapore on COVID-19. The implications of the travel restrictions, imposed health regulations and the potential risk to attendees has been measured. The reluctant conclusion reached is that the meeting, due to be held in Singapore on 12-13 March 2020 has to […]

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Third Meeting of SIFoCC – New dates announced

10 April 2020

We are happy to announce that the third full meeting of the Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts will take place in Singapore on 11-12 March 2021. We aim to deliver a strong programme very similar to the one postponed programme that was due to take place in earlier this year. The SIFoCC Secretariat, alongside […]

2020 Singapore Meeting

12 March - 13 March 2020

The third meeting of SIFoCC will take place in Singapore on 12-13 March 2020. Following on from the success of the New York meeting, the membership are set to reconvene in Singapore to develop discussions on arbitration, meeting the needs of court users, third party litigation funding, corruption, money laundering and technology including blockchain and […]

2018 New York Meeting

27 September - 28 September 2018

The second meeting of the Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts will take place on 27-28 September 2018. The meeting will be hosted by the judiciary of the Southern District of New York in Downtown Manhattan. Some of the most senior judiciary from around the world will assemble to report on progress since the last […]

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