• Nov
  • 01
  • 2018

Arbitration Day

The annual day that updates you on arbitration

Topics include:

  • Amendments to the Arbitration Act
  • Evidence: To what extent are the rules of evidence and Evidence Act relevant to arbitration?
  • Time: Time bars, Art. 25, conditions precedent to variation and time entitlement
  • Setting up the process: preliminary conferences, the timetable, issues in dispute, hearing preparation, costs and getting paid
  • Experts: Making the best use of experts: Hot-tubbing, the independence of the expert and obligations of experts
  • Arbitration fish-bowls - arbitrating high and low value disputes

Presenters include:

  • Hon. Paul Heath QC
  • Hon. Rod Hansen QC
  • John Walton
  • Nicole Smith
  • Tim Lindsay
  • Daniel Kalderimis
  • Jeremy Johnson
  • Andrew McGregor
  • Polly Pope
  • Hon. Robert Fisher QC
  • Denise Evans
  • Margaret Casey QC
  • Vivienne Crawshaw
  • Kirsty Swadling
  • Dr Allan Cooke
  • Prof Mark Henaghan

With chair Royden Hindle

A special part of the day will be an insight into arbitration with two fish bowls, one arbitrated by Hon Robert Fisher QC and the other by Denise Evans. On offer is a window into what is usually confidential in an entertaining and informative session, followed by complimentary drinks afterwards to launch family law arbitration.

For more information about the fish bowls, click HERE.

Date: 1 November 2018

Time: 10.00am - 6.15pm

Venue: Graciously hosted by Simpson Grierson, Level 27, Lumley Centre, 88 Shortland Street Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Cost: From $495

Registration: Register now for this event by logging in or complete the registration form HERE.

Arbitration breakfast

as part of the AMINZ Arbitration Day conference, AWLA, together with Bell Gully and NZIAC, warmly invites you to a breakfast panel event to discuss how we can all take action to encourage and enable the equal participation of women in arbitration both domestically and internationally - whether as arbitrators or counsel.

Date: 1 November 2018

Time: 7:30 am for a 7:45 am start

Venue: Bell Gully - Level 21 - 48 Shortland St

Registration: Please click HERE to register

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