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First CIArb Joint Egypt- London YMG Webinar “Good Faith” and Construction Contracts: English and Egyptian Perspectives

On 20 July 2021, the Young Members Groups (YMG) of the CIArb Egypt Branch and the CIArb London Branch jointly organized the first Egypt- London YMG Webinar title “Good Faith and Construction Contracts: English and Egyptian Perspectives”, hosted by the London Branch.  The moderator was Ms. Aisha Nadar, Senior Consultant, …

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Time-Barring Provision in Construction Contracts

On 30 March 2021, the CIArb Egypt Branch jointly with CRCICA organized the webinar on Time-barring Provisions in Construction Contracts. The speaker was Prof. Dr. Sherif Elhaggan; Partner, Director, Dr. Sherif Elhaggan & Partners, FCIArb, CEDR / IFC Accredited Mediator, London, Dispute Review Board Foundation Country Representative, and Professor (Construction …

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CRCICA jointly with Macchi di Cellere Gangemi presented the second episode of their CRCICA-Macchi di Cellere Gangemi webinars Series on January 27th

The webinar which was titled, “The International Protection of Foreign Investors between Contract and Treaty” gave a quick guide to the mechanisms that exist to protect foreign investors and looks at how investment disputes are settled. Dr. Ismail Selim, Director of the CRCICA, Secretary Treasurer of the IFCAI and Board …

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Two Seminars on Dispute Settlement of Agricultural Export Contracts, Cairo and Alexandria

Within the framework of CRCICA’s role and efforts to raise the awareness and guidance of Traders and Investors in the best practices of mediation and arbitration for the dispute settlement of export contracts; CRCICA organized jointly with the Agricultural Export Council (AEC) two Seminars on “Dispute Settlement of Agricultural Export …

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Webinar on Private-Public Arbitration, with Special Reference to PPP Contracts in the MENA Region

On 13 December 2020, the CIArb Egypt Branch and CRCICA jointly organized the webinar on: “Private-Public Arbitration, with Special Reference to PPP Contracts in the MENA Region”. The speaker was Judge Dr. Mohamed A M Ismail (FCIArb), Vice-President of the “Conseil D’Etat” and Judge at the Supreme Administrative Court (Contracts …

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AUC virtual Course on: Principles of International Contracts & Arbitration

On 14 December 2020, Dr. Ismail Selim, Director of CRCICA, and Dr. Mohamed Hafez, Counsel and Legal Advisor to the Director, contributed virtually in the AUC Course on “Principles of International Contracts & Arbitration”. The event was organized by the American University in Cairo within the study of MBA-Construction Track …

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Webinar on: Variations after the Contract Completion Date – The “Net” Vs “Gross” Debate

The CIArb Egypt Branch organized jointly with CRCICA a webinar titled “Variations After the Contract Completion Date – The ‘Gross’ vs ‘Net’ Debate” on 15 August 2020. Unlike other events, the webinar was conducted as a mock arbitration hearing where the key players (the speakers) were the claimant: Dr. Waleed …

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Seminar on: The Impact of Emerging Technologies on International Arbitration: Cybersecurity, Blockchain & Smart Contracts and Artificial Intelligence

On 30 January 2020, the CIArb Egypt Branch jointly with CRCICA organized a seminar titled “The Impact of Emerging Technologies on International Arbitration: Cybersecurity, Blockchain & Smart Contracts and Artificial Intelligence” at CRCICA’s auditorium The speaker was Mr. Brandon J Malone, LLM FCIArb FRICS, Solicitor Advocate, Brandon Malone & Company, …

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Seminar on: Unilateral Termination by the Government of its Contracts and the Consequences on International Arbitration

On 2 October 2019, the CIArb Egypt Branch organized jointly with CRCICA a seminar titled “Unilateral Termination by the Government of its Contracts and the Consequences on International Arbitration – With a reference to the Prime Minister’s decree No. 1062 / 2019, establishing the Supreme Committee for Studying and Opining …

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AUC Graduate Students at CRCICA

On 9 December 2019, CRCICA hosted a presentation to the students of the graduate class at AUC, addressed ’ Legal Analysis of Contracts and Arbitration”. The presenters were Dr. Engy Serag, Contracts and Claims Director, Orascom Construction Industries, and Dr. Samer Ezz Eldin, Chairman of the Construction Department at AUC. …

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7th East Africa International Arbitration Conference (EAIAC) on: Government Contracting and Investment Disputes: Lessons for States and Investors, Nairobi, Kenya

On 29-30 August 2019, CRCICA was a Strategic Partner of the 7th East Africa International Arbitration (EAIAC) Conference on “Government Contracting and Investment Disputes: Lessons for States and Investors” held in Nairobi, Kenya. The event was organized by EAIAC Committee, in partnership with GBS Africa, I-ARB Africa and W&Co|Law+Policy. Dr. …

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Seminar on: Contract Interpretation in International Arbitration – Is There A Common Law/Civil Law Divide of Real Significance?

On 1 April 2019, the CIArb Egypt Branch organized jointly with CRCICA a seminar titled “Contract Interpretation in International Arbitration – Is There A Common Law/Civil Law Divide of Real Significance?” The speaker was Dr. Lawrence Shore, Partner and Team Leader of the International Arbitration Focus Team, BonelliErede, Italy, and …

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Seminar on: Cost/Contracts Challenges in the Egyptian Construction Industry

On 9 April 2019, the CIArb Egypt Branch organized a seminar on “Cost/Contracts Challenges in the Egyptian Construction Industry”. The speakers were Dr. Waleed El Nemr, Contracts Director, Hill International (Africa) Ltd. and the Branch Vice-Chairman, and Eng. Ayman El-Ghazzawi, Managing Director of ValueMetric Consultants (VMC), a company regulated by …

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Seminar on: Practicing FIDIC in Civil Law Jurisdictions- Application of Time and Additional Payment Provisions

On 9 January 2019, the CIArb Egypt Branch organized a seminar on “Practicing FIDIC in Civil Law Jurisdictions – Application of Time and Additional Payment Provisions”. The speakers were Eng. Dr. Salwa Fawzy, Contracts and Procurement Associate Director at Mountain View for Development and Real Estate, Member of the CIArb …

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Changes to the FIDIC Forms of Contract – Red, Yellow and Silver Books: An Overview

On 25 December 2018, CRCICA organized a seminar titled “Changes to the FIDIC Forms of Contract – Red, Yellow and Silver Books: An Overview”. The speaker, Engineer Aisha Nadar of Advokatfirman Runeland, Stockholm and a FIDIC member of the Board presented the main features of the FIDIC 2017 Suite and …

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The Third Course on: The Contract and the Rules of Responsibility and Evidence

(Equivalent to CIArb Module 1: Law of Obligations and Civil Evidence) CRCICA organized jointly with the CIArb Egypt Branch, for the third time, Module 1: Law of Obligations and Civil Evidence under the customized thematic approach “The Contract and the Rules of Responsibility and Evidence” during the week of 22 …

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Introduction to Delay Analysis Methods in the Construction Industry

On 29 September 2018, the CIArb Cairo Branch in cooperation with CRCICA organized a training course on: “Introduction to Delay Analysis Methods in the Construction Industry”. The trainer was Eng. Hossam A. Mohamed Kandeel, Freelancer Project Management and Risk Management Consultant. Dr. Waleed El Nemr, Vice-President of the Branch moderated …

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CEAC 10th Anniversary Conference China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Opportunities and Challenges for International Dispute Resolution and Contracting, Hamburg, Germany

Within the framework of strengthening CRCICA’s ties with China, CRCICA contributed to and supported the Chinese European Arbitration Centre (CEAC) 10th Anniversary Conference on “China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Opportunities and Challenges for International Dispute Resolution and Contracting” held on 13-14 September 2018, Hamburg, Germany. The conference was meant to …

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The Enforceability of Time Bar Clauses in Construction Contracts: A Comparison between the English/Welsh Common Law and Egyptian Law Jurisdictions

On 17 July 2018, the CIArb Cairo Branch organized a seminar on “The enforceability of time bar clauses in construction contracts: a comparison between the English/Welsh common law and Egyptian law jurisdictions”. The speaker was Dr. Waleed El Nemr, Vice-President of the Branch, Head of the Contract Department at Hill …

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Seminar on: The UNIDROIT Principles in International Contracts and International Arbitration

On 16 July 2018, CRCICA organized a seminar on “The UNIDROIT Principles in International Contracts and International Arbitration”. The guest speaker was Prof. Dr. Eckart Brödermann, Professor at the University of Hamburg, Attorney-at-law in Germany and New York. The speech approached the UNIDROIT Principles in International Contracts as a transnational …

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The Winds of Change sweeping the Law of Obligations: Franco-Egyptian perspectives, 2 April 2018

On 2 April 2018, CRCICA, in cooperation with the IDAI (“Institut de Droit des Affaires Internationales” in Cairo) and Henri Capitant’s Association – Egypt Group “Association Henri Capitant-Groupe Egypte”, organised a colloquium entitled: The Winds of Change sweeping the Law of Obligations: Franco-Egyptian Perspective. Held at CRCICA Conferences Centre, the …

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