On 4 January 2023, the CIArb Egypt Branch organised, jointly with the CRCICA, a seminar titled “A Debate on the DIPCO Case”, a controversial judgment recently issued by the Egyptian Court of Cassation relating to the setting aside of international arbitral awards in Egypt. The speakers were Prof. Dr. Hani Sarie-Eldin, Founder & Managing Partner at Sarie El Din and Partners Law Firm and Professor of Commercial & Maritime Law at Cairo University, and Dr. Mohamed Aboul-Saoud, Founding Partner of HYKMA Attorneys at Law. The debate was moderated by Mr. Taher Hozayen, lawyer and arbitrator, Patron of the CIArb Egypt Branch. The seminar was attended by 115 participants mostly from legal background.
A recording of the debate in available here.