IDArb: Facilitating arbitration for international distribution disputes.

Geneva (Switzerland) 7 Nov 2017

The International Distribution Institute (IDI), the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution (SCAI) and the Geneva Chamber of Commerce (CCIG) held in Geneva on November 7, 2017, the presentation of the IDArb Project: a new initiative for facilitating the choice of arbitration in international disputes involving distribution, franchising and commercial agency contracts.


Introduction to IDArb-SCAI Project: main purpose and objectives
Fabio Bortolotti
The Expedited Procedure under the Swiss Rules
Cesare Jermini
The IDArb Recommendations for expedited arbitration under the Swiss Rules: a tool for facilitating the recourse to arbitration in distribution disputes
Jaap van Till
Presentation of the role and the members of the Selecting Committee
Jean-Paul Vulliety
Criteria for identifying the best suited arbitrator in distribution-related disputes
Didier Ferrier
The role of former and current in-house counsel as arbitrators for distribution disputes
Stefano Catelani