HCLA- ARBITRATION

Choosing Wisely: Guidelines for Selecting the Right Arbitrator

In international business and arbitration, experienced lawyers stress the importance of careful contract drafting and proactive dispute resolution to avoid the complexities of litigation. However, when arbitration becomes unavoidable, the choice of arbitrator becomes critical and can profoundly impact the dispute’s resolution. An ideal arbitrator should have solid legal and procedural expertise to ensure robust…

A Call to Action: Why it’s Time for AI to Take the Lead in Arbitration

Arbitration is at a crossroads, facing an urgent need for change. Established traditional methods are now facing the inefficiencies and complexities that characterise today’s disputes. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is emerging as a potential game-changer, offering the potential to revolutionise arbitration by improving the efficiency, accuracy and overall quality of decision-making. The critical conversation has moved…

Roundtable Session:Democratic Transformation in Uzbekistan

On February 14, 2024, the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH), in cooperation with representatives of the Uzbek government and judiciary and the Embassy of Uzbekistan to the Benelux and the EU, hosted an engaging and high-profile Roundtable Session on Democratic Transformation in Uzbekistan.Here’s a quick recap of the key takeaways from the session:…

Global Business Vision of the Sultanate of Oman: An Overview of Investment Policies and Arbitration Rules

We are pleased to announce the publication of “Global Business Vision of the Sultanate of Oman: An Overview of Investment Policies and Arbitration Rules”. This summary, part of the Think Global Go Global initiative, has been carefully compiled from credible sources, including HCLA & BE-NEXEL analytical reports, published documents from the Sultanate of Oman, global…

Embracing the Joy of Christmas Together

In the spirit of the festive season, we extend our sincere and heartfelt greetings to all. May this special time of the year bring a sense of unity and shared humanity, and underscore the importance of our common values. We hope that this holiday season provides an opportunity for thoughtful reflection, fosters greater unity among…

From Courtrooms to Algorithms: Part One

The legal and technical teams at HCLA and BE-NEXEL are collaborating on a series, “From Courtrooms to Algorithms,” that explores the evolving relationship between new technologies and legal structures. The first part of our roundup highlights three cases: • SyRI case,• Toeslagenaffaire (The Dutch childcare benefit scandal),• Bunq vs. DNB case. This executive summary is…

Global Ventures: Oman’s Legal and Business Opportunities

Building on the remarkable success of the HCLA and BE-NEXEL’s “Law & Business” program and coaching sessions held in various countries over the past few years, all within the prestigious “Think Global, Go Global” framework, we are pleased to share our upcoming plans and various initiatives for Oman’s distinguished legal, business and government sectors. Oman’s…

Workshop for Legal & Business Professionals- Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Taking your business or professional services overseas is often a challenging task, given the complex legal, regulatory, and bureaucratic landscape. That’s why expert guidance is essential for those venturing into international markets. The Think Global Go Global Programme is proud to present a unique training course “Navigating Global Marketplaces- Essential Legal and Business Strategies” in…