The 2015 London Annual Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China was held at the Copthorne Tara Hotel in Kensington on Monday 6th July by the Beijing Arbitration Commission / Beijing International Arbitration Centre in association with the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, the Centre for Commercial law Studies of Queen Mary University of London and BPP University. The event drew an international audience from practice and academic research, a large delegation from China and sponsorship from large law firms and legal publishers. The valuable publication, the 2015 Annual Review of Commercial Dispute Resolution in China, was launched at the event and the authors gave an overview of recent developments and a preview of likely future developments with local experts providing commentaries from the London perspective. Jules Winterton, Director of IALS, gave a welcome address and opening remarks.
Programme for the 2015 London Annual Summit