45th Skilex Congress

The 45th International Skilex Congress took place in Pec pod Sněžkou, Czech Republic, from March 4-11, 2018. Skilex is one of the oldest and most popular conference focussing on the sports law. Dr. Martin Svatoš, Ph.D. was invited to give a lecture on “Resolving Disputes Emerging from Sport by Mediation and Other ADR”. PPT of his

Mediation Lawyer of the Year in the Czech Republic 2018

Martin Svatoš, Ph.D. was announced  the Mediation Lawyer of the Year in the Czech Republic  by Corporate Intl Global Awards. Sicne 2008, the Corporate Intl Global Awards have commemorated those who have been successful over the past 12 months and who have shown excellence not only in expertise but in service. For all  awards detailed research via  independent

ICC Prague Arbitration Day 2018

  Join us for a unique one-day conference ICC Prague Arbitration Day 2018   – Opportunities and Challenges for Arbitration in the CEE Region which is the biggest arbitration conference ever held in Prague, Czech Republic. Organised by the ICC Czech Republic National Committee with the support of the ICC International Court of Arbitration and will take place in

Who’s Who Legal 2017 – official selection

Dr. Martin Svatoš, Ph.D. has been selected by the prestigious international ranking  Who’s Who Legal as one of the five legal experts in mediation in the Czech Republic. Similar appreciation of his expertise took place last year too. For more information click here. Since 1996 Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in

Listed as an arbitrator by the Czech Arbitration Court

Since January 1st, 2018, Dr. Martin Svatoš, Ph.D. has been listed as an arbitrator by the  Arbitration Court attached to the Czech Chamber of Commerce and the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic (“Arbitration Court”).  So far, he has acted in several ad hoc and institutional arbitration both as an arbitrator and as an external

PF 2018

The FORARB team wishes you a happy new year. May you have as few disputes as possible…

Recently Published: The EU Mediation Law Handbook

The publishing house Wolters Kluwer recently published the EU Mediation Law Handbook coedited by Martin Svatos, PhD. (together with prof. Nadja Alexander and Sabine Walsh). This unique book offers a highly effective way to analyse the quality and robustness of each of the EU’s twenty-nine national jurisdictions’ legal frameworks relevant to mediation (including legislation, case

On Arbitration Clause Drafting at the Urbino European Law Seminar

From August 21 through September 3, 2017, the 59th edition of the European and Comparative Law Seminar will be hold in Urbino Italy. Dr. Martin Svatos, Ph.D. will be giving a course on drafting of arbitration clauses in the second week of the seminar (from August 28). The Urbino European Law Seminar is taking place

Board Member of Commodity Exchange Arbitration Court

  Dr. Martin Svatoš, Ph.D. has been elected as one of the seven board members of the Arbitration Court of the Czech Moravian Commodity Exchange, while Dr. Vit Horacek has been appointed as the president of said arbitration court. The Arbitration Court of the Czech Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno  was established on the 1st January 1996

Washington DC: Discussion about UNCITRAL Draft Convention on Enforcement of Conciliated Settlement Agreements

  Please join us for a discussion on the  UNCITRAL Draft Convention on Enforcement of Conciliated Settlement agreements, led by Dr. Martin Svatoš and organised by the Georgetown International Arbitration Society (GIAS).    The UNCITRAL Draft Convention on the Enforcement of Mediated Settlement Agreements: The Dawn of Cross-Border Mediation? Tue, March 7, 2017 6:00 PM –