News

May 2018

Our director Alain Grec spoke in one of the panels of the conference organized by BonelliErede in Milan on Third Party Funding

Our director Alain Grec was in Milan at the invitation of BonelliErede to present Third… Read more

April 2018

La Française International Claims Collection hosted jointly with ICC Arbitration its 10th breakfast / conference during Paris Arbitration Week

This morning, La Française International Claims Collection was hosting jointly with ICC Arbitration its 10th… Read more

April 2018

Paris Arbitration Week/10th breakfast-roundtable of La Française International Claims Collection

Building on the great success that PAW #1 was last year, the Paris Arbitration Week… Read more

March 2018

Our director Alain Grec was invited to attend the last meeting of the Geneva group of the ASA – Swiss Arbitration Association

Alain Grec, along with Marc Veit, was invited by Alexandra Johnson and Jean Marguerat to… Read more

March 2018

La Française International Claims Collection is co-sponsoring Paris Arbitration Week’s Young Arbitration Cruise II

La Française International Claims Collection is very happy to announce that it is co-sponsoring Paris… Read more

March 2018

The ICC inaugurates a new hearing center in São Paulo

The International Chamber of Commerce has inaugurated on 13 March a new hearing center in… Read more

March 2018

The Achmea case and its consequences for investment arbitration

On 6 March 2018, the ECJ rendered a decision in the Achmea vs. Slovakia matter,… Read more

January 2018

Mexico becomes the latest signatory to the ICSID Convention

On 11 January, Mexico signed the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States… Read more

December 2017

The Paris Court of Appeal to create a commercial court for settlement of international disputes

In an effort to reinforce France’s (and more particularly Paris’) image as a leading international… Read more

November 2017

Alain Grec speaking at the SIArb Commercial Arbitration Symposium 2017

Our Director Alain Grec took part in the 2017 Commercial Arbitration Symposium organised by the… Read more

November 2017

The Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb) took the occasion of its annual symposium on commercial arbitration to publish its revised guidelines for third party funders

On 16 November 2017, the Singapore arbitration community gathered for the annual SIArb commercial arbitration… Read more

October 2017

The ICCA & QMUL Task Force has now published its Draft Report on third-party funding in international arbitration for public discussion

Since its establishment in 2013, the ICCA-Queen Mary task force on third-party funding in arbitration… Read more

October 2017

China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) Arbitration Rules on International Investment Disputes are now in force

Pursuant to the press conference held on 19 September 2017 whereby the Vice-Chairman and Secretary-General… Read more

September 2017

The CJEU’s Advocate General released conclusions stating that the former Czechoslovakia – Netherlands BIT is compatible with the EU legal system

Following Slovakia’s opening of its health insurance market to private investors in 2004, the Dutch… Read more

July 2017

Another US judgment confirms work product privilege in litigation finance

On 30 June, a federal judge of the Northern District of Illinois rendered a decision… Read more

July 2017

Third-Party funding now officially allowed in Hong Kong

A few months after Singapore’s legislative initiative, Hong Kong’s Legislative Council passed an ordinance on… Read more

June 2017

La Française International Claims Collection and the ICC hold their 9th breakfast-roundtable on the subject of “Arbitration involving weakened parties”

Our Adviser, La Française International Claims Collection, along with the International Court of Arbitration of… Read more

June 2017

The International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes has reached a further step in its rules amendment process

The ICSID Rules and Regulations have been modified on four different occasions since their adoption… Read more

May 2017

The Paris Bar Council issues a positive resolution on TPF practice in France

On 21 February 2017, the Paris Bar Council adopted a resolution favorable to the practice… Read more

April 2017

France – Enforcement of arbitration awards against foreign States – The «Sapin 2» Law is now in force

The law concerning transparency, anti-corruption and the modernization of the economy (also known as Sapin… Read more

March 2017

Investment Arbitration – Admission of Host State’s counterclaims Burlington Resources Inc. vs Ecuador

In a decision on counterclaims issued on February 7, 2017 the arbitral tribunal designated in… Read more