Mishcon's International Arbitration Group recently invited Alice Fremuth-Wolf, the Secretary General of the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), to join us for an informal presentation and Q&A.
Arbitration Associate, Heidrun Walsh, interviewed Alice, who provided insight into the history of the VIAC, the VIAC Rules and her role as Secretary General in one of the major arbitral institutions in Europe.
The VIAC, which is often seen as a common denominator and neutral ground for East-West disputes in its widest sense, encompassing disputes between parties from Asia and Europe. It is one of the most popular arbitral institutions administering disputes in relation to CEE/SEE and CIS countries.
You can find a full summary of the Q&A here.