New Study of International Commercial Arbitration in the Commonwealth

August 19, 2020

Robert Griffiths QC of Six Pump Court was part of an expert group who contributed to this new report published by the Commonwealth Secretariat this week.

One of the key messages of the report is the importance to Commonwealth countries of having modern dispute resolution systems available to their business communities. The report sets out ten challenges faced by Commonwealth countries restricting the use of modern commercial arbitration as a mechanism for dispute resolution. It then goes on to suggest a number of solutions that could be used to enhance trade and foreign direct investment.

To view the full report click here