GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Shipping and Logistic

 
  Share

Dubai, UAE, 11th June, 2017:  Continuing to raise awareness of its services with international markets, the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) participated in the International Bar Association (IBA) Maritime and Transport Law Conference, from 7th to 8th June at Rio de Janeiro. 

Presented by the IBA Maritime and Transport Law Committee, supported by the ICA Latin American Regional Forum, the 2017 Conference focused topics related to changes in the maritime sector including legal challenges supporting the changes. 

As part of the Centre's attendance, EMAC Executive Committee Member, Richard Briggs participated in the Conference's Key issues in arbitration – a comparative study panel. Conducted on 8th June, the panel examined key issues in maritime arbitration and how these are addressed in three major arbitration jurisdictions; Singapore, the United States and the United Kingdom. Expanding on the issues, the panel discussed how similar issues were addressed in other maritime markets, including Latin America and the Middle East. Furthermore, the panelists discussed current issue in the sector including the selection of arbitrators and the consolidation of proceedings.

According to Mr. Majid Obaid bin Bashir, Vice Chairman and Secretary General at EMAC, the Conference helped EMAC continue to raise awareness of the services offered by the Centre, specifically those tailored to meet the needs of regional and global clients.

“2017 has seen the EMAC team work tirelessly to introduce the Centre to the international maritime market, with successful introductions to the Asian and European hubs. We are now looking forward to connecting with the American and Latin American maritime communities and introducing them to the Center and the benefits it brings to the wider maritime sector.” 

He adds, “These conferences go further than introducing a new Centre to the maritime market. They ensure the global maritime industry knows they have access to a panel of regional and international arbitrators, mediators and experts committed to the delivery of services which are current and trusted.”

EMAC's participation at the IBA Maritime and Transport Law Conference included sponsorship of one of the networking lunches where leading maritime lawyers gathered to discuss current issues, advances and improvements to maritime law in multiple jurisdictions



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 14799 times
Posted on : Sunday, June 11, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Abu Dhabi hosts The Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference 2017
Next Story : Gulftainer's GT USA Base at Port Canaveral Joins Southeast US In-transit Cold Treatment Pilot Progra...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Meet the FOREO family as they share their top tips for radiant skin during the ...
LOOTAH Perfumes launches four new springtime fragrances for Him and Her
Three Trends to Try with Palladio Beauty
LOOTAH Perfumes launches fragrant oud ‘Ambwood'
Lip Stick to my Heart - GOSH New Collections
Carrera UAE Exhibition
bebe Launches First Ever Ramadan Capsule Collection
Max Fashion Reveals Latest 2018 Fashion Trends at Exclusive Trunk Show
Lexus sweeps two podium finishes at round two of 2018 AUTOBACS SUPER GT 500 series
Care for your baby's sensitive skin with Corine de Farme
Ramadan-Inspired Sandro SS18 Pieces
New Master Maserati Driving Courses for 2018
Toyota Rush makes a new beginning in the UAE
Spinneys Puts Local Food Heroes in the Spotlight this Ramadan
‘Tree of Life' Continues to Change Lives at Arabian Center, This Ramadan
Ethereum - Second In A Series Of Exclusive Cryptocurrency Watches Launched
Enhance your natural beauty while staying active with The Body Shop's Sportify M...
Do Explore More with Pandora
Global Light and Power Celebrates 10 Years with the Opening of their New Showroo...
Get Voluminous Eyelashes and Eyebrows with Rodial's Lash and Brow Booster Serum
Mads Mikkelsen Spotted on Red Carpet at Cannes Wearing Ulysse Nardin Masterpiece
RAK Diabetes Center in Jumeirah offering Free Lifestyle wellness checks and Diet...
Marchon Eyewear New Collections
Charlotte Tilbury, the World's #1 Celebrity Makeup Artist, Announces the Opening...
Pottery Barn Kids Launches Baby Registry Service to Welcome Newborns
Karl Lagerfeld Celebrates Fall / Winter 2018 Collection
Caudalie The Cleansing Collection
Make Ramadan Better With the Gift of Sharing
Aru Impressed with Team Spirit as Italian Champion Secures Top Ten Finish
The Balmain de Balmain II Mini is a true win-win
Hour Choice Presents Coach Perry Collections – Ramadan Exclusive
Facebook Launches Youth Portal, a Central Place for Teens
Celebrate The Holy Month Of Ramadan With The Night Picnic At Tub Of Butter
Breitling's Navitimer 8 Collection Arrives in The Middle East
Stay connected with your loved ones this Ramadan season with the Nokia smartphones
CND™ Boho Spirit: The Collection Summer 2018 Shades
Global Rollout of LGG7 Thinq Gets Underway
LG G7 Thinq Offers Deep AI Integration for Maximum User Convenience
Pick what suits you from essence Spring/Summer 2018 nail polish collection
Elvis Presley's OMEGA Sells for a World Record CHF 1,500,000 at Auction
1st Edition of Cannes International Film Festival From May 8 to 19, 2018
du Helps You Stay Connected this Ramadan with Exclusive Offers Throughout the Ho...
White Man & Woman Focuses on Innovation and Sustainability With Patagonia at Whi...
Celebrate Father's Day in 'Swiss Style' with Raymond Weil.
Etihad Airways Introduces Ai Robot Sophia to Abu Dhabi
OMEGA Welcomes Sailing Sensations Peter Burling and Blair Tuke as Brand Ambassadors
Revel in the all-new Mango Memory Menu – a summer treat by Moombai & Co
Get Your Nails Summer Ready with FC Beauty
Dubai Festival City is the place to be this Ramadan
A Nose for Great Sound