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JDI organises Workshop on Foreign Arbitration Awards

By John Lee. Iraq's Judicial Development Institute (JDI) has organized a workshop for judges of first-instance courts on the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. Judge Kadhim Abas Habib, vice-president of Federal Court of Cassation, lectured in the workshop. A judge from each appeal court and six judges from […]

New York Convention: Legal Opinion

By Mohammed Koperly (LLB, PstgD), Associate, Al Nesoor Law. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Iraq finally says YES to Arbitration. The Law on the Accession of the Republic of Iraq to the New York Convention 1958 on the Recognition and Enforcement […]

Cabinet pushes for Int'l Arbitration Convention

By John Lee. The Cabinet held its regular weekly meeting in Baghdad on Tuesday under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Adil Abd Al-Mahdi, and: reviewed progress in implementing the reforms, initiatives and measures announced by the government to meet the legitimate demands of the protests; approved a draft law on the accession of the Republic […]