Girard Gibbs reports on new IBA Mediation Rules for Investor-State Disputes
Today Girard Gibbs reported on the The International Bar Association’s launch of the IBA Rules for Investor-State Mediation. The blog commenting on the new rules can be found here. Girard Gibbs Managing Partner Daniel Girard, who has extensive mediation experience, notes that an additional alternative dispute resolution option is a welcome development. The blog also comments on the use of two-tiered arbitration clauses, which build in mediation as a first step in the commercial dispute context.
If you have questions on the IBA’s Rules for Investor-State Mediation or on mediation in general, please contact Daniel C. Girard or call +1(415)981-4800.