Bird & Bird is an international law firm with an in-depth knowledge of its clients’ industries. The firm has particular expertise in sectors that have traditionally been or are increasingly exposed to product liability risks, such as automotive, aviation or life sciences & medical devices. Bird & Bird’s product liability specialists understand the commercial and product liability issues for all parties along these industries’ supply chain and the ways to mitigate them contractually in advance or once personal injury or property damage have been caused. The team has extensive experience in handling product liability disputes and non-contentious matters, both domestically and across the border.
In the US, Deloitte LLP provides industry-leading audit & assurance, consulting, tax, and risk and financial advisory services to many of the world’s most admired brands, including 80 percent of the Fortune 500 and more than 6000 private and middle market companies. Our people work across more than 20 industry sectors with one purpose: to deliver measurable, lasting results. We help reinforce public trust in our capital markets, inspire clients to make their most challenging business decisions with confidence, and help lead the way toward a stronger economy and a healthy society.
The International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) is the global component of the American Arbitration Association (AAA), providing services to individuals and organisations around the world who wish to resolve conflicts out of court. A leader in the field of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), the ICDR administers cases from initiation to closing, from more than 90 countries. With a multilingual staff and a worldwide panel of independent arbitrators and mediators, the ICDR manages the process through arbitration or mediation until completion. A particular specialty of the ICDR is handling large international disputes.
Ince & Co LLP is an international law firm that uses its global network of offices to bring together the best people to provide the highest quality legal advice and strategic guidance to clients operating in and around global energy and infrastructure projects, particularly in respect of oil and gas exploration and production, LNG, heavy engineering and construction and power (including renewable power). Described by Chambers as “absolutely outstanding in upstream oil and gas disputes”, our deep understanding of our client’s business and the markets they operate in means we provide practical, commercially viable advice to ensure our clients achieve the best outcome for them.
Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. was established in 1986 with the aim of providing high quality, integrated services to both domestic and international clients. With this vision, the firm has successfully advised clients not only from a legal point of view, but also from a business perspective. Additionally, Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C. has developed its dispute resolution area very effectively in the face of the growing demand for specialised services in high level litigation involving claims for significant amounts in damages and lost profits, arising from contractual breaches or wrongful conducts in general.
The BVI International Arbitration Centre (BVI IAC), an independent not-for-profit institution, was established to meet the demands of the international business community for a neutral, impartial, efficient and reliable dispute resolution institution in the BVI. A well run and well equipped ‘state of the art’ centre, together with the acknowledged quality of the BVI legal framework and the stable political environment offered by a British Overseas territory, has enabled the BVI rapidly to become a leading arbitration hub in the Caribbean, Latin America and beyond.
The Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) is the largest conflict management and resolution consultancy in the world. Central to the CEDR’s work is its foundation activity which undertakes innovative research into understanding conflict in all forms and methods of resolving it. The organisation’s foundation activities complement its dispute resolution services and seek to bring about public benefit by addressing four main areas: civil justice reform and ADR initiatives, excellence and innovation in effective conflict management, effective dialogue in organisational leadership and governance, and society and conflict management. The CEDR was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is a leading professional membership organisation representing the interests of alternative dispute practitioners worldwide. With over 15,000 members located in more than 130 countries, CIArb supports the global promotion, facilitation and development of all forms of private dispute resolution. In addition to providing education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators, the organisation acts as an international centre for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business concerned with the cost-effective and early settlement of disputes. As a not-for-profit, UK registered charity, CIArb works in the public interest through an international network of 38 branches.
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