Lively discussion on the proposed amendments to the Dutch Arbitration Act

Participants at the third Peace Palace lunch seminar had the opportunity to discuss the proposed amendments to the Dutch Arbitration Act with two members of the Working Group that drafted the new legislation, Gerard Meijer and Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof. The discussion proveded to be lively, engaging and at times, controversial.

The seminar leaders presented background information on the amendment process, discussed significant choices made in the drafting process, and addressed questions submitted by participants in preparation for the seminar. The discussion was thorough and covered a range of aspects of the proposed legislation. To read a detailed report on the seminar, written by PCA Assistant Legal Counsel, Alberto Torró Molés, click here. 

In the photo: Seminar leaders Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof and Gerard Meijer, with Young ICCA co-chair Lise Bosman.