The CIArb (Singapore Branch) Competition 2019

We are happy to announce that the deadline for entries is extended to 14 November 2019.

The CIArb (Singapore Branch) Competition for 2019 pertains to concerns of personal data protection and cybersecurity in international arbitration and their implications on process as well as the rights and obligations of the participants, including the arbitral tribunal.

What procedural directions should the tribunal make on personal data protection and cybersecurity given the scenario attached?

Competitors must submit:

  1. a draft document (procedural order, protocol or any other document competitors consider appropriate) on personal data protection and cybersecurity for discussion with your co-arbitrators; and
  2. an explanatory note that sets out the reasoning for your procedural order (or other document) and addressing the issues identified in the competition pack.

Full details of the competition can be found in the competition pack which can be downloaded by clicking on the link below. Please contact if you have any difficulties accessing the document.

We look forward to receiving your submissions by 14 November 2019!

Competition Pack 2019_5_Page_01

Click here for competition papers.