The Arbitrator, CIArb Canada Branch Newsletter – Fall 2021

In this issue:
– Message from the Chair
– Events & Announcements:

> April 27, 2020: CIArb Canada AGM, Toronto, ON;
> June 2, 2020: CIArb Canada & RICS Event # 2, Toronto, ON;
> September 21 – 25, 2020: CanArb Week, Toronto, ON;
> September 24, 2020: CIArb Annual Symposium, Toronto, ON;
> September 26-28, 2020: Accelerated Route To Fellowship (ARF) Course, Toronto, ON.

CIArb Canada Launches a New Arbitrator Pilot Program

CIArb Canada is piloting a New Arbitrator Program for Fellows of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). The Program is an unpaid learning opportunity designed to provide practical experience to newly-qualified arbitrators. For more information about the program, please click here. CIArb Canada recognizes that many recently-qualified arbitrators find it difficult to obtain appointments because they lack actual experience as …

Daniel Urbas Appointed puisne Judge of the Superior Court of Quebec

CIArb Canada is delighted to share with you the announcement of Daniel Urbas’ appointment as a puisne Judge of the Superior Court of Quebec for the district of Montréal. As many of you know, Daniel is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a founding director of the Canada Branch. He has also been a highly regarded tutor and …

Notice of 2021 CIArb Canada AGM and Director Nominations

The CIArb Canada Branch will hold its Annual General Meeting virtually on Thursday, April 29, 2021 with details to be provided in due course. Consistent with Canada Branch By-Laws, we are holding an election for the 7 available elected Directors positions prior to the AGM. All candidates for election must complete the attached CIArb Canada Branch Director Nomination Form. The current …

Anthony Daimsis Appointed CIArb Canada Director and Education Chair

CIArb Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Daimsis as a Director of the Canada Branch and as its Education Chair. Prof. Daimsis will oversee all of CIArb’s education and training programs in Canada including the Institute’s highly regarded Accelerated Route to Fellowship assessment program. Anthony Daimsis has been teaching as a Professor of Law at the University …