CETA: ¿Qué hay detrás de las 1.500 páginas del acuerdo económico?

Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)2017 | Febrero 16
10 años de negociaciones. 7 reuniones de alto nivel entre la UE y Canadá. 1.598 páginas. 2 bloqueos resueltos con pactos maratonianos. La aprobación del Parlamento Europeo por dos tercios de la euro-cámara. Y aún queda la ratificación de los 28 parlamentos europeos. El recorrido del CETA (Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement), el tratado de libre comercio entre la Unión Europea y Canadá, ha sido largo y duro de roer. De momento, se aplicará de manera provisional a partir de abril hasta que los estados miembros den el visto bueno.
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Construcción de Paz: diseño de intervención en conflictos

Construcción de Paz, Franco Conforti2017 | Enero 30
Sumario
En palabras de Johan Galtung, “tenemos entre manos un importante puente entre dos mundos muy diferentes en su discurso y acción: el proceso judicial y la mediación de conflictos. Para recorrer dicho puente se abre ante nosotros el abanico completo de intervenciones posibles ante cualquier conflicto desde las ADR.”
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The China-Africa Joint Arbitration Centre

CAJAC | China-Africa Joint Arbitration Centre2017 | Enero 26
The China-Africa Joint Arbitration Centre (CAJAC) was established in August 2015 to address resolution of commercial disputes between Chinese and African parties.

The Beijing Consensus, calling for a joint dispute resolution framework to be developed between China and Africa, was signed in June 2015 by a wide range of Chinese trade commissions, arbitral bodies and universities, as well as delegates from Africa. It was followed by the signing of a similar consensus in Johannesburg in August 2015, resulting in the establishment of CAJAC.
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Panorama general de un arbitraje de conformidad con el Convenio del CIADI

Banco Mundial2017 | Enero 1
El procedimiento de arbitraje de conformidad con Convenio del CIADI se rige por las siguientes normas:

  • el Convenio CIADI;
  • las Reglas Procesales Aplicables a la Iniciación de los Procedimientos de Conciliación y Arbitraje (Reglas de Iniciación);
  • las Reglas Procesales Aplicables a los Procedimientos de Arbitraje (Reglas de Arbitraje); y
  • el Reglamento Administrativo y Financiero.

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European Commission launches public consultation on a multilateral reform of investment dispute resolution

Unión Europea2016 | Diciembre 21
The European Commission today launched a public consultation to gather stakeholders’ views on possible options for multilateral reform of the way investment disputes are resolved, including the possible establishment of a permanent Multilateral Investment Court.
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Report urges government to protect enforceability of UK court judgments in EU

BREXIT2016 | Diciembre 21
The UK government must clearly and urgently articulate how it will ensure the widespread enforceability of UK court judgments in EU member states after Brexit, a new report argues.

The impact of Brexit on the UK-based legal services sector, published by TheCityUK, stresses the importance of the English courts remaining a hub for global businesses seeking to resolve international commercial disputes.
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El Centro Iberoamericano de Arbitraje pone en marcha el Órgano Supervisor de la Función Arbitral

Centro Iberoaméricano de Arbitraje CIAR2016 | Diciembre 19
El pasado 13 de diciembre tuvo lugar en la sede del Consejo Federal de la Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (OAB) la II Asamblea General Extraordinaria del Centro Iberoamericano de Arbitraje, CIAR, en la que destacó la puesta en marcha del dispositivo estatutario del Órgano Supervisor de la Función Arbitral (OSFA) que tiene su sede en el Departamento de despachos de abogados de la Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil.
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Canada ratifies United Nations convention on transparency in investor-state arbitration

UNCITRAL - CNUDMI2016 | Diciembre 13
Canada is a world leader in promoting transparency in international trade and in working to maintain support for open trade. The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, today announced that Canada has ratified the United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-Based Investor-State Arbitration, also known as the Mauritius Convention on Transparency.
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España | 2016 | Guía para la práctica de la mediación intrajudicial

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Brics dispute resolution mechanism: Challenges ahead, but promises much

BRICS2016 | Octubre 25
The idea behind a Brics-centric dispute resolution mechanism stems from challenges faced frequently by developing countries in existing international arbitration frameworks. Arguably, the current international framework, particularly in investment treaty arbitrations, is extremely unfavourable for developing countries. There is inequitable representation of arbitrators from developing countries on such panels, resulting in a level of obliviousness regarding the socio-economic conditions prevailing in developing nations. This often leads to adverse economic ramifications of arbitral awards for these countries.
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Diputada valona dice que arbitraje del CETA es incompatible con gobiernos UE

Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)2016 | Octubre 23
La diputada del Parlamento de Valonia Olga Zrihen, consideró hoy que el sistema de arbitraje internacional para los conflictos estado-inversor contemplado en el acuerdo comercial UE-Canadá, que sigue vetando esa región belga, “no es compatible” con los Gobiernos “estables” de la Unión Europea.
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International Arbitration and Choice of Law under Article 42 of the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes

Yale Law School2016 | Septiembre 28
The most ambitious attempt to date to create an institutional mechanism for the resolution of international investment disputes–conflicts between foreign private investors and host state governments–is the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States.
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India’s first commercial arbitration centre to be opened in Mumbai

MCIA Mumbai2016 | Septiembre 27
The Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration— to be opened on 8 October—can act as an alternative for dispute resolution to existing facilities in Singapore, Hong Kong and London, experts say.

Singapore, London and Hong Kong have been the preferred destinations for commercial arbitration for Indian parties.
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ICC announces modifications to practice note on conduct of arbitration

ICC Arbitration2016 | Septiembre 22
The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce has announced amendments to its practice note to the parties and arbitral tribunals on the conduct of arbitration. Sigue leyendo

India Pursues A New Investment Arbitration Regime To Protect Itself

BRICS2016 | Septiembre 18
Recently, at the conference on ‘International Arbitration in BRICS’, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was unequivocal in pitching for a separate arbitration framework for the BRICS countries or the emerging economies. He was clear that India, like other developing economies, has been a victim of the inherent structural bias that prevails in the traditional frameworks of international arbitration.
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TTIP, globalisation and lawyers

Resultado de imagen de TTIP2016 | Septiembre 14
I have been at endless meetings over the years when lawyers from developing countries have protested about the impact of globalisation on their legal professions, since UK and American lawyers in particular have swamped the market for top-class commercial deals, forcing out the local firms, leaving them unable to cope with slick competition.It is timely to contemplate what the retreat from globalisation might mean for our profession.
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El blog de la Editorial Jurídica Sepín

Resultado de imagen de editorial jurídica sepín2016 | Septiembre 12
ÉRASE UNA VEZ… allá por 1982, una Editorial Jurídica liderada por Daniel Loscertales Fuertes, un hombre cuya vocación y rigor en el tratamiento y la creación de contenidos le llevó a un objetivo claro hasta la fecha: ofrecer soluciones de calidad, fiables, realistas y prácticas.

Hoy en día, más de 30 años después, nos encontramos ante un mundo jurídico donde la vocación editorial es más importante que nunca, por tratarse de una ciencia sometida a un cambio constante, con un crecimiento trepidante y millones de documentos interrelacionados entre sí.
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Angola to join the New York Convention

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2016 | Septiembre 7
Angola will become the 157th country to be a party to the New York Convention following the government’s endorsement of its ratification on 12 August. The ratification will go through 90 days after notification of the United Nations.
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How to protect your African investment with a dispute resolution mechanism

Resultado de imagen de foreign trade2016 | Septiembre 6
Experts from global law firm Linklaters advise on how to protect your African investment with a dispute resolution mechanism. Foreign investments tend to involve complex contractual documentation.  Given the desire of most investors to have their disputes resolved in a neutral forum, international arbitration tends to be the preferred method of dispute resolution for agreements involving investments in Africa.
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OMC | Laudos, Reglamentos, Informes, Estadística, Publicaciones

Organización Mundial del Comercio (OMC) | World Trade Organization (WTO)

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Guam AG Accuses Arbitrators In Port Settlement Of Bias Against Port Authority

Resultado de imagen de port infrastructure2016 | Agosto 25
Attorney Cesar Cabot, who was part of a panel that decided the Port Authority of Guam must pay $14 million to failed fisheries business Guam YTK Corp., was biased because of a business relationship with Guam YTK attorney and co-owner Eduardo “Champ” Calvo, according to the Office of the Attorney General.
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Mediation Not Always The Answer

Irlanda2016 | Agosto 11
A party should consider the appropriateness of mediation to the particular dispute before requesting the Court to invite the parties to mediate.

The Irish Superior Court Rules (the “Rules”) allow Judges to adjourn Court proceedings and invite disputing parties to mediate. If one party refuses the invitation, the Courts may take that refusal into account when awarding costs and may even penalise a successful party that refused a Court invitation to mediate.
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Sustainable Development and International Arbitration

Association for International Arbitration [AIA]2016 | Agosto 2
This seminar looks at what sustainable development is really about, the trends and effects of sustainable development law in the commercial arbitration world, and enhancing environmental protection through ISDS.
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Master Class on Investment Arbitration

Association for International Arbitration [AIA]2016 | Agosto 1
The Master Class is organized together Brussels Diplomatic Academy. The law on foreign investment protection is one of the fastest developing and intellectually challenging branches of international law with high practical relevance. Investment arbitration is predicted to be a major factor in the development of the global economic system.
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‘Brics nations need to engage on own arbitration centres’

Resultado de imagen de brics2016 | Julio 27
The Brics group of emerging economies need to soon set up a task force of officials to explore a mechanism for setting up arbitration centres for use by the grouping as well as by non-Brics countries, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said yesterday.
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