On Wednesday, March 30, Prof. Sahani served as the Conference Commentator for the ITA-ASIL Conference:
A Spotlight on Ethics in International Arbitration: Advocates, Arbitrators and Awards, jointly organized by the Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) and the American Society of International Law (ASIL). As Conference Commentator, Prof. Sahani commented on the Keynote Speech by The Hon. Ian Binnie C.C. Q.C., former Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, about whether arbitral awards should be “right” or just enforceable and commented on two subsequent panels discussing arbitrator ethics and attorney ethics in international arbitration.
On Thursday, March 31, Prof. Sahani presented on third-party funding of disputes in African countries during a panel entitled “Africa’s New Economic Partnerships and Dispute Settlement” at the ASIL Annual Meeting.