Posted on: Tue, 01/21/2020

By: Michael D. Lee, LL.M., Esq., Vice President, ICDR-AAA Case Management Center, Singapore
Smrithi Ramesh, Director, ICDR-AAA Case Management Center, Singapore

The United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (“Singapore Convention”) opened for signatures on 7th August, 2019. Forty-six states including the world’s two largest economies--the United States and China--and three of the four largest economies in Asia--China, India, and South Korea--met in Singapore and inked a new international treaty on mediation that will enable the

Posted on: Mon, 10/21/2019

By: Luis M. Martinez, Esq., Vice President, International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR)

Each year the ICDR, (International Centre for Dispute Resolution, the international division of the American Arbitration Association, AAA®) administers cases pursuant to various sets of the AAA’s rules and its own International Arbitration Rules, (IAR) which include international mediation rules and expedited procedures. For example international cases can be and are filed either under the ICDR International Dispute Resolution Procedures (including Mediation and