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Effective Management of Arbitration – A Guide for In-House Counsel and Others

ICC logoProvides in-house counsel and other party representatives, such as managers and government officials, with a practical toolkit for making decisions on how to conduct an arbitration in a time- and cost-effective manner, having regard to the complexity and value of the dispute. The guide can also assist outside counsel in working with party representatives to that effect. Read more

We, Nov 16 Morning Briefing: Making Arbibration Work for You

When: Wed, Nov 16th 2011 8:00 am to 9:30 am
Where: Renaissance Riverside Hotel, 8-15 Ton Duc Thang Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

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Event Background

Making Arbitration Work for You: Practical Considerations in Implementing the New Commercial Arbitration Framework

The speaker will discuss:

• Advantages and disadvantages of use of foreign litigation or foreign arbitration for settlement of disputes in Vietnam
• Use of ad hoc arbitration
• Practical considerations when selecting an arbitrator, and how to challenge a biased arbitrator
• How to quickly obtain interim relief to protect your interests in arbitration proceedings
• How to protect your confidentiality during arbitration; and consumer’s option to proceed with arbitration or not

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Weekly Update May 23: Palooza, Intel’s CSR, Dalat Wkend, Labour Code, Customer Value Proposition

Highlights

Tu, May 24, Roundtable with Customs Department – POSTPONED
We, May 25, Young Professional Palooza Party
Th, May 26, Intel’s Corporate Social Responsibility
Fr-Su, May 27-29 AmCham Dalat Weekend
We, Jun 1 Customer: Who Cares? Theory and Reality of Customer Value Proposition
Mo, Jun 6 VN: Global Investment Destination – An Arbitral Perspective
Tu, Jun 14 World Blood Donor Day – AmCham CSR Group Event
Tu, Jun 14 “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” Signature Program
Sa, Jul 2, 2011 Independence Day Family Picnic and BBQ
Thu, Jul 7 How to Manage a Crisis that Hurts Your Company’s Reputation?
Southern Key Economic Region: Ports, Industrial Parks, and Other Infrastructure
Asia Development Bank: “Skills Enhancement Project” Loan to Vietnam, 2010-2016

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Weekly Update July 12: Energy & Infrastructure Arbitration, Project 30, U.S. Voters Registration

Fr, Jul 30 International Energy and Infrastructure Arbitration: A Vietnam Perspective

Project 30: Administrative Procedures Reform: Update (Jun 15, 2010)

Two Web Sites for Overseas U.S. Voters: Online Voter Registration & Ballot Delivery

Events, Meetings, Activities, and Special Offers for Members

Fr, Jul 30 International Energy and Infrastructure Arbitration: A Vietnam Perspective The Singapore International Arbitration Center (SIAC) in partnership with The Pacific International Arbitration Centre (PIAC) will host a half-day seminar to examine the latest regional developments in dispute management and arbitration in the energy and infrastructure sectors. The conference will take place on Jul 30, 2010 at the Sheraton Saigon Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. The keynote speaker at the Conference will be Mr K Shanmugam, Singapore Minister for Law. Click the link for details and a registration form.

Jul 12-25 Long Carvery Buffet Dinner at Caravelle Hotel Dine on a “fabulous” buffet dinner offering an array of delicious culinary pleasures. VND 888,000 ++ or US$ 48 ++/ per person with one glass of Mumm Champagne for FREE and unlimited orders of Margaritas & Martinis and free flowing of house Italian and Spanish wines. Enjoy the best selection of carving stations. Special 10% discount on Food only for all Caravelle Classique Club’s Members.

Limited Time Offer by Park Hyatt Saigon Enjoy 20% off a last minute stay.Welcome to an impromptu getaway. Whatever your reason, looking for a last minute getaway doesn’t mean you can’t have a first class experience. During our limited time offer, you can have a great Hyatt experience at an even greater price, even last minute. Book by 2 September, 2010 for stays through 16 September, 2010 and save 20% off the Hyatt Daily Rate.

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Weekly Update Mar 31 International Arbitration, Family Weekend & Golf Outing

Keep up-to-date about U.S.-Vietnam trade and investment with Weekly Updates.

Upcoming Events and Activities (next two weeks)

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Mo, Mar 31 Members Lunch: Presentation on International Arbitration and Amicable Dispute Resolution, followed by Forum Discussion on the Role of International Arbitration in Vietnam. with Jason Fry, Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, and Vu Xuan Phong, VP, Vietnam International Arbitration Centre.

We, Apr 2 Emerson Energy Logic Roadmap A vendor-neutral roadmap that can reduce a data center’s annual energy consumption by 50%. The three main concerns are power, space and cooling. Using a unique ‘cascade effect’ to show where energy losses in the data center occur, Emerson’s Energy Logic not only reduces power costs, but can also help free up to 2/3 of floor space, increase precision cooling capacity by 40%, and improve UPS capacity by 1/3. Click the link for more information and to register online.

Th-Su, May 1-4 Phan Thiet Family Weekend and Golf Outing It’s not too soon to plan a fun weekend at the Novotel Coralia and Ocean Dunes Golf Club. Laze away in a lounge chair by the pool or ocean, or there are lots of available activities, including a two-day golf tournament. Welcome Cocktail Party, Gala Sea-Side Dinner, accompanied by fine wine, under a starry sky. Lots of activities for kids, too. Click the link for information and to download a registration form.

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Weekly Update Mar 24: U.S.-Vietnam Apparel Trade, International Arbitration

Keep up-to-date about U.S.-Vietnam trade and investment with Weekly Updates.

Upcoming Events and Activities (next two weeks)

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Singer Jen Woodhouse at the Park Lounge (Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel) Visit from 8pm to enjoy the beautiful voice of American singer Jen Woodhouse every evening (except Tuesdays) from January 24 to April 23, 2008.

SMART HR and Watson Wyatt announce 2008 Vietnam Total Rewards Survey, which provides significant insights into market practices that are very useful for companies to determine compensation and benefit packages. Participation will enable you to benchmark against others in major industries in Vietnam; validate information on market practices and trends; design competitive compensation and benefit packages; become eligible for attractive participant rates, and more.

Executive Business Mission Study Abroad – USA Program Vietnamese business executives visit the USA from April 24 to May 4, 2008, to meet with American companies, and to complete an executive education program at California State University to learn global management skills and enhance their ability to do business with American companies. To prepare, the executives will follow a series of courses on key areas of global management taught in Vietnam prior to departure. Click the link for more information and to download a registration form.

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Weekly Update Mar 17: Trading Rights, Logistics/Supply Chain Managment, Central Vietnam Investment

Keep up-to-date about U.S.-Vietnam trade and investment with Weekly Updates.

Upcoming Events and Activities (next two weeks)

Plan ahead. Click here to see all upcoming Events and Committee Meetings

Singer Jen Woodhouse at the Park Lounge (Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel) Visit from 8pm to enjoy the beautiful voice of American singer Jen Woodhouse every evening (except Tuesdays) from January 24 to April 23, 2008.

SMART HR and Watson Wyatt announce 2008 Vietnam Total Rewards Survey, which provides significant insights into market practices that are very useful for companies to determine compensation and benefit packages. Participation will enable you to benchmark against others in major industries in Vietnam; validate information on market practices and trends; design competitive compensation and benefit packages; become eligible for attractive participant rates, and more.

Executive Business Mission Study Abroad – USA Program Vietnamese business executives visit the USA from April 24 to May 4, 2008, to meet with American companies, and to complete an executive education program at California State University to learn global management skills and enhance their ability to do business with American companies. To prepare, the executives will follow a series of courses on key areas of global management taught in Vietnam prior to departure. Click the link for more information and to download a registration form.

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