Entries by Project23

Seminar 18 November 2021 – The Hague

The Maritime and Transport Committee of the Dutch Arbitration Association and UNUM are jointly organizing an interesting seminar, which will be held November 18, 2021 in The Hague. The language of the seminar will be Dutch. Topic: New insights on arbitration after the EVER GIVEN. Speakers include Willem van Baren (independent arbitrator) and James Turner […]

Newspage on UNUM website is now available

UNUM is a renowned foundation for dispute resolution that has offered a platform for conducting professional arbitration proceedings in the areas of shipping, shipbuilding, transport, storage, logistics and international trade for many years. UNUM has been offering arbitration services since it was established in 1988 and has now also incorporated mediation as a service for […]

IT, a wolf in sheep’s clothing?

Marcel Verhagen, maritime lawyer at Rotterdam and chairman of the management board of UNUM, presented a paper at the ICMA2020 conference in Rio de Janeiro in March 2020. Marcel raised the question what will be the place of arbitration in the modern world of information technology (IT), algorithms and blockchain. Will the rise of Artificial […]