The ERC team is organizing, together with BIICL and UNIL the conference Taking Stock: International Commercial Courts in Europe and Asia. The conference will take place on 17 September, in a hybrid format (London - limited places - and online). You can register via the BICCL website.
In recent years, International Commercial Courts have been established across Europe and in Asia. Now that these courts have been dealing with international cases for a while, it is time to take stock and look at various questions: the reasons behind the recent proliferation of these courts and their international features in terms of court language, judicial composition, parties and disputes; the perspectives of court users and judges on key features of these courts, their suitability for specific kinds of disputes and the handling of international commercial disputes in practice; the interface between International Commercial Courts and arbitration, in particular in jurisdictions with well-developed arbitration centres; and the ever more important question how these courts deal with global challenges such as Covid 19, Digitalisation & AI.
More information and the program available here.
Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, School of Law
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
Sanders Building, Private Law, L7-02
Phone +31 (0)10 408 1628
Fax +31 (0)10 408 9188
Prof. dr. X.E. Kramer
Erasmus University Rotterdam
School of Law, Private Law
P.O. Box 1738 NL-3000 DR Rotterdam