ICC Institute Training on Assessment of Damages by Arbitrators

20-21 Sep 2021

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The ICC Institute Advanced Level Training on Assessment of Damages by Arbitrators, taking place on 20-21 September 2021, will provide participants with practical insight into the topic. They will be given the opportunity to discuss financial approaches to assessing and calculating damages in small working groups, using a series of case scenarios.

Who should attend?

  • Practising lawyers
  • Corporate counsel
  • Judges
  • Arbitrators
  • Mediators 
  • Business professionals and academics from around the world
20 September: Training
21 September: Training

All times are EST

10.00 – 10.15

Welcoming address, introduction and presentation of the training

10.15 – 11.00

The Tribunal’s discretion to award damages versus the Tribunal’s duty to issue a reasoned decision

- The extent of financial reasoning required in the award

- The right of the Tribunal to reject both of the experts’ financial models without nominating an independent expert

11.00 – 11.30


11.30 – 11.45

Coffee break

11.45 – 12.30

Financial approaches to assessing damages

- The uncertainty of the DCF method

- Other tools outside the DCF/FMV dichotomy

- The need for a more exact science

12.30 – 13.30

Q&A and case scenarios

All times are EST


Damnum emergens, lucrum cessans, and moral damages – how to calculate without double-counting

- In a case of unestablished business, where costs of the contract and loss of profit are sought

- In a case of conflicting business plan and real purchase offers

- How to calculate moral damages

10.45 – 11.15

Q&A and case scenarios

11.15 – 11.35

Coffee break

11.35 – 12.20

Award of interest: considerations for awarding compound post-award interest on costs, material and moral damages

12.20 – 13.20

Q&A and case scenarios

13.20 – 13.30

Closing remarks

The speakers will be announced shortly.

Date and venue

Training: 20-21 September 2021


Registration fees

Early-bird rate until 30 July 2021: €75

After 30 July 2021: €100

These prices include VAT

Special discounts

Group rates: Register 5 persons from the same company and pay for four.
In-house Counsel, full time Academics and Government representatives may benefit from a 30% discount.

Students may benefit from a 50% discount.

ICC Members: please contact your National Committee to receive the discount code to access the member rate (20% reduction).

Please contact ICCGlobalEvents@iccwbo.org for more details.

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Credits, hours and points

This event is eligible for credits/hours/points before the French and New York Bars. Please note that this is subject to validation of ICC Global Events’ applications (or individual application, as necessary) to the afore mentioned Bars.

Further, ICC Global Events is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.

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