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LIDW21

English law, London arbitration and Latin American parties: can the mix be improved?

11 May 2021 | 18:00 – 19:00
London International Disputes Week

Hosts

Alejandro Garcia, Partner, Clyde & Co; Colin Johnson, Partner, HKA; Elisabeth Eljuri, Arbitrator; Julio Bueno, Partner, Pinheiro Neto

What this session will cover

Topics:

  • Overview of economic trends, in particular investments in Latin America that may be channelled through London
  • The use of English law in agreements involving Latin American parties
  • Common law and civil law approaches: chasm or convergence?
  • Are Latin American parties selecting London as an arbitral seat?
  • LCIA arbitration and Latin American parties
  • Calculation of damages under English law: are Latin American parties in for a surprise?

Please click here to register for this event.