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SIMC presents at the 30th LAWASIA Conference, Tokyo

Posted by simc on 27 September, 2017

SIMC Deputy CEO, Mr Aloysius Goh, presented at the Alternative Dispute Resolution session. The theme was “Ensuring Successful Mediation Across Asia-Pacific” and the session hosted guest speakers from Australia, Indonesia, India and Japan.

Press Coverage: SIMC and CCPIT Memorandum of Understanding

Posted by simc on 20 September, 2017

CNA Tonight – 19 September 2017 from SIMC on Vimeo. Hello Singapore! (Channel 8 News) – 18 September 2017 from SIMC on Vimeo. News Articles covering the signing of the MOU: 1. Channel 8 新中两国签署合作协议 为两地企业提供更多调解服务 LINK 2. CNA Singapore, China sign MOU for Belt and Road Initiative dispute mediation LINK

SIMC Event: Joint Conference with Samadhan (Delhi)

Posted by simc on 30 August, 2017

On 29th August 2017, SIMC and the Delhi High Court Mediation Centre (Samadhan) jointly organised a lecture on “Growth of Mediation in Commercial Dispute: A Collaborative approach.” The event was held at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, New Delhi. The lecture was attended by Supreme Court judges, Justices AK Sikri and Justice SK

Press Release: Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC) Announces New Board Member

Posted by simc on 28 April, 2017

Singapore, 28 April 2017 – The Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Davinder Singh, SC, to its Board of Directors. Mr Singh is the Chairman of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and the Chief Executive Officer of Drew & Napier LLC. Internationally

Press Release: Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC) Announces New Chairman and Board Members

Posted by simc on 6 January, 2017

Singapore, 6 January 2017 – SIMC is pleased to announce that as part of a planned leadership transition, Mr George Lim, SC of Singapore law firm Wee Tay & Lim LLP, has been appointed as Chair of the Board with effect from 1 January 2017. Mr Edwin Glasgow QC, of

14 SIMC Mediators Mentioned in Who’s Who Mediation 2016

Posted by simc on 25 October, 2016

SIMC congratulates its Co-Chairmen Mr Edwin Glasgow CBE QC and Mr George Lim SC, as well as 12 of its mediators for receiving mentions in the 2016 Who’s Who Legal Mediation 2016 Analysis. The Who’s Who Legal: Mediation features mediation practitioners across the world who have been identified as leaders in

Press Release: Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC) Announces Appointment of New Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Posted by simc on 23 May, 2016

Singapore, 23 May 2016 – SIMC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Aloysius Goh as its new Deputy CEO with effect from 1 July 2016. Mr Goh is an International Mediation Institute Certified Mediator and has resolved several high value transnational disputes. He has pioneered mediation schemes for youth

Singapore sees record-breaking numbers of arbitration cases

Posted by Yun Kriegler on 30 March, 2016

30 March 2016 The Laywer (http://www.thelawyer.com) Click here to view the original article. The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) has reported a 22 per cent increase in the number of new cases filed in 2015, reaching a new record of 271 cases. In 2015, SIAC received 271 new cases from parties

SIMC shows growth a year after opening

Posted by Eileen Ang on 23 March, 2016

23 March 2016 Asian Legal Business Online (www.legalbusinessonline.com) The Singapore International Mediation Centre (SIMC) has grown since it officially opened in November 2014, according to data from its recently released 2014/2015 annual report. SIMC received its first case in December 2014 and took in five new cases in 2015, three

New scheme will subsidise cost of IP mediation disputes

Posted by Chia Yan Min on 22 March, 2016

22 March 2016 The Straits Times Companies which opt for mediation in intellectual property disputes will soon be able to benefit from subsidies under a new scheme. The IP Mediation Promotion Scheme will fund up to $5,500 of the costs of each mediation case, with effect from April 1. The