Mr. Landau will address Witness Evidence and the Overall Purpose of a Hearing, from a Common Law Perspective.
Chan Leng Sun, SC is among a group of experts worldwide who have submitted an amicus brief to the US Supreme Court on judicial review of an arbitral tribunal’s finding on jurisdiction in Beijing Shougang Mining Investment Co., Ltd., et al, v. Mongolia
The Law Commission is in the process of conducting a review of the Arbitration Act 1996. The aim of the review is to “enhance the experience for those who choose to arbitrate in England and Wales and maintain English law as the gold standard in international arbitrations”.
Witness testimony now dominates most arbitration hearings. Its preparation and presentation has become a lengthy and expensive exercise, with often extensive and heavily lawyered witness statements that require correspondingly extensive cross-examination in order to assess and (frequently) unpack the evidence being adduced
On 25th March 2022, Chan Leng Sun SC will deliver the inaugural lecture for the Master International Arbitration Series of the Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei on the topic “10 Common Misconceptions about International Arbitration