Report from the DRI conference on Costs in international dispute resolution - with presentation material

On June 2-3, SCC Legal Counsel Anja Havedal Ipp spoke on multiparty and collective arbitration at a conference in Vienna, Austria. The conference, titled “Cost Strategies in International Dispute Resolution”, focused on how international commercial litigation and arbitration can be managed efficiently at the least cost to clients.

The seminar explored different costs regimes and means of funding dispute resolution as well as different ways in which to manage the cost of dispute resolution and strategies that can be employed to leverage costs regimes to the client's advantage. The organizer, Dispute Resolution International (DRI), is one of the leading organizations of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. 

See the conference program here

The presentation materials below are published with the kind permission of DRI International and the authors:

Cost regimes in dispute resolution - CEE & SEE - by Holger Bielesz, Wolf Theiss

Managing Risks in Product Liability Class Proceedings - by Glenn M. Zakaib and Jeremy Martin, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Comparison table, Class actions - by Stefan Albiez, Jeroen Bedaux & Glenn M. Zakib

Mind map - Class Actions in the Netherland - by Jeroen Bedaux, Osborne Clarke, Amsterdam