Stephen Kosmin has been invited to speak on the role and responsibilities of an arbitral tribunal secretary as part of the CIArb Arbitral Secretaries’ Course on 6 September 2016.
Stephen has assisted in multiple arbitrations as a Secretary or Clerk to the Tribunal. The arbitral proceedings have included a nuclear technology dispute under the ICC Rules, a dispute under the LCIA Rules concerning the financing of oil exploration, and a dispute concerning agents’ remuneration under Rule K of the Football Association Regulations. Stephen also has demonstrated cross-examination of underwriters and experts in the context of a reinsurance arbitration under the ARIAS Rules. Stephen has drafted pleadings for arbitral proceedings in respect of disputes arising under multi-party standard form contracts, and has advised on the implementation and subsequent operation of the Directive for Alternative Dispute Resolution (Directive 2013/11/EU). Further, Stephen has co-authored an article on arbitration, namely: “The Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in UAE”, (2013) Lexis PSL Arbitration.
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