Cross-border dispute resolution is a part of the practice of almost every commercial lawyer and knowledge in this area is essential. Specialised skills are required to manoeuvre through the complex substantive and procedural issues when multiple jurisdictions are involved.
Led by BIICL researchers, academics and practitioners, this two-day programme is designed to give a concrete understanding of key issues across a broad range of areas of dispute resolution including updates on current developments and case law.
Indicative course topics:
- Cross-border tort claims
- Cross-border enforcement of judgments
- Collective litigation
- Investment arbitration
- Commercial arbitration
- New challenges in dispute resolution (incl. use of technologies)
Who is the course for?
The course is suited for those working in private practice, as in house lawyers or in government who may be faced with litigation involving a cross border element.
This is a hybrid course, being offered in person at the BIICL office in Russell Square, London and virtually. This page is for online participation but in person participation is also available here.
Professor Eva Lein, UNIL and BIICL, Senior Research Fellow in Private International Law and Director, Centre for Comparative Law
Pricing and Registration
The course cost is £700 per person (including VAT)
This is a hybrid course, being offered in person at the BIICL and virtually. Please use the button below to register for online participation, alternatively please visit the in person booking page to register for in person participation.
Member Discount: 15% discount for individual members of BIICL
Details of individual memberships
- 15% discount for groups of 3 or more attendees from NGO organisations or staff of government
- 15% discount for groups of 5 or more attendees from commercial organisations
To apply for any of the group discounts please Contact Us
The British Institute of International and Comparative Law is committed to equality and opportunity in the legal profession and to support greater engagement of under-represented groups in the legal profession.
In our efforts in this regard we are delighted to offer 3 scholarships for each of our short courses to participants from communities and backgrounds currently under-represented in the legal community.
Applications for training scholarships must be received at least three weeks ahead of the course start date (17 October 2022).
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This event offers the equivalent of 14 CPD hours.
A certificate of attendance will be issued to participants attending a minimum of 70% of live course session time. Certificates will be sent to course participants within one month of the last session of the course.
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