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The ACP Legal Association

  • OHADAC and ACP Legal

    The partisans of this project, called OHADAC (Organisation for the Harmonisation of Business Law in the Caribbean), decided to meet within the framework of the association ACP Legal, to help interested Caribbean States to implement the project.

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  • OHADAC in brief

    This brochure has been published by the ACP Legal Association.

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14 Nov 2011

International Arbitration / AAA-ICDR / ICC / ICSID Joint Colloquium / New York, November 18th, 2011 / Conflicts of Interest Law Firms / Tecnimont Ruling.

Because arbitration is an essential part of the OHADAC project, we consider useful to bring to your consideration the recent ruling by the French Reims Court of Appeal chaired by Counselor Dominique Hascher, dated November 2nd, 2011. This "Tecnimont" ruling cancels an arbitration award made by a ?conflicted? arbitration Court because one of the arbitrator, in this case the President of the arbitral Court, worked in a law firm committed as legal counsel with one of the parties to the arbitration...

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Published on 2011-11-14, 12:01 pm

Keywords : Arbitrage

13 Nov 2011

International Arbitration / Conflict of Interest / Declaration of Independence of Arbitrators / Liability of firms.

Because arbitration is an essential part of the OHADAC project, we consider useful to bring to your consideration the recent ruling by the French Reims Court of Appeal chaired by Counselor Dominique Hascher, dated November 2nd, 2011. This "Technimont" ruling cancels an arbitration award made by a ?conflicted? arbitration Court because one of the arbitrator, in this case the President of the arbitral Court, worked in a law firm committed as legal counsel with one of the parties to the arbitration...

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Published on 2011-11-13, 6:56 pm

Keywords : Arbitrage, Congress

04 Nov 2011

55th Congress of the Union Internationale des Avocats: A Platform for the Future OHADAC Court of Arbitration.

   

The Union Internationale des Avocats organized its 55th Congress in Miami from October 31 to November 4, attended by 950 lawyers coming from 81 countries. In this context, the Bureaus of the Litigation and Arbitration Commissions of the UIA interested by the OHADAC's initiative to establish a Court of Arbitration for the Caribbean invited us to a forum during a joint session chaired by Peter Turner (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Paris) and Mark C. Hilgard (Mayer Brown LLP, Frankfurt). Panel 1...

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Published on 2011-11-04, 11:27 am

Keywords : Arbitrage, Venezuela, Congress

02 Nov 2011

1st Meeting on the Harmonization of Business Law in the Caribbean and the creation of a Caribbean Court of Commercial Arbitration in Maracaibo, Venezuela.

   

In Maracaibo, a Venezuelan Caribbean city of more than 3 million inhabitants, under the initiative and coordination of Prof. Lissette B. Romay Inciarte and Prof. Gerardo Ulloa Bellorin from the ACP Legal Venezuelan Chapter chaired by Professor Yoselyn A. Bermudez Abreu, the Universities of Zulia (LUZ) and Dr. Rafael Belloso Chacin (URBE) organized the 1st International Meeting on Harmonization of Business Law in the Caribbean and Creation of a Regional Court of Arbitration, October 28th to 29th....

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Published on 2011-11-02, 12:27 pm

Keywords : Arbitrage, Conferences, Venezuela

13 Oct 2011

ICC's 9th Annual Miami conference and Latin American launch conference for the New ICC Rules of Arbitration.

The ICC Rules of Arbitration, which are used worldwide to resolve hundreds of business disputes each year, have been newly revised to take account of current requirements and developments in arbitration practice and procedure since the last revision in 1998. The new vintage is the fruit of two years of active work within the ICC Commission on Arbitration, a think tank of 620 dispute resolution specialists from 90 countries. A core group comprising Commission members and representatives of the Se...

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Published on 2011-10-13, 11:32 am

Keywords : Arbitrage, Venezuela