On 28 March 2014, the Government of Canada notified UNIDROIT of subsequent declarations under Articles 52 and 53 of the Convention and under Article XXIX of the Aircraft Protocol. These subsequent declarations will take effect on 1 October 2014. Further details about the Convention and 
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On 23-24 March 2014 a conference on the launch of the Arabic version of the 2010 UNIDROIT Principles was held at the Sultan Qaboos University of Muscat, Oman. The conference, which was held in English and Arabic, was supported by the Johns Hopkins University and 
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On 16 January 2014 the Republic of Malawi’s instruments of accession to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Aircraft Equipment were deposited with UNIDROIT. The Republic of 
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The instrument of accession to the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention has been deposited by the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia with the Italian Government, Depositary of the Convention, on 22 August 2013 with a declaration under Article 16. The Convention will enter into force for the 
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At its 72nd session (Rome, 5 December 2013), the General Assembly elected the 25 members of the UNIDROIT Governing Council for the period 2014 / 2018. The Governing Council is the organ at UNIDROIT which supervises all policy aspects of the means by which the Institute’s statutory 
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On 31 October 2013 the State of Kuwait’s instrument of accession to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment thereto on Matters specific to Aircraft Equipment was deposited with UNIDROIT. The State 
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A seminar on “UNIDROIT Principles and ICC model contracts” was held at the seat of UNIDROIT in Rome on 8 November 2013. The seminar was organised in cooperation with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the Italian Arbitration Association (AIA) and discussed the Model 
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The instrument of accession to the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention has been deposited by the Government of the Republic of Honduras with the Italian Government, Depositary of the Convention, on 27 August 2013. The Convention will enter into force for the Republic of Honduras on 1 
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In 2013, the ELI (European Law Institute) and UNIDROIT agreed to cooperate in order to adapt the ALI-UNIDROIT Principles on Transnational Civil Procedure from a European perspective and develop European Rules of Civil Procedure. >>> Further Information
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The XIIth International Arbitration Congress of the Brazilian Arbitration Committee will take place in São Paulo, at the Sheraton WTC Hotel, from 19 to 21 September, 2013 >> Further Information .
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