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 […]

Getting to know our membership

  As part of our “Getting to know our membership” series, Lord John Thomas and Mr Justice Robin Knowles share their perspectives on commercial dispute resolution from the Business and Property Courts in London. The first meeting of SIFoCC was held in London in May 2017 and both judges are members of the SIFoCC Steering […]

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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 […]

2017 London Meeting

5 May 2017

On Friday, 5 May 2017, commercial courts from five continents gathered in London for the inaugural meeting of the Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts (SIFoCC).  The meeting was held at the Rolls Building, in the City of London and the centre for the courts (including the Commercial Court) which together comprise the Business & […]

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