Shahla F. Ali

Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

Associate Professor & Associate Dean (International) Faculty of Law

Chung Yu Tung Tower (Law), Centennial Campus

Pokfulam Road

Hong Kong

http://www.hku.hk/law/faculty/staff/ali_shahla.html

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1.

Financial Dispute Resolution in China: Arbitration or Court Litigation?

Arbitration International, Volume 28 No. 1, 2012, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012/32
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2015
Shahla F. Ali and (Robin) Hui Huang
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Chinese Law, Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Legal Reform, Financial Disputes, Litigation

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Facilitating Settlement at the Arbitration Table: Comparing Views on Settlement Practice Among Arbitration Practitioners in East Asia and the West

Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 1, No. 6, 2011,
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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International Arbitration, Settlement, Law and Globalization, Comparative Law

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Approaching the Global Arbitration Table: Comparing the Advantages of Arbitration as Seen by Practitioners in East Asia and the West

Review of Litigation, Vol. 28, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 12 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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International Arbitration, East Asia, Law and Globalization, Dispute Resolution, Empirical Legal Studies

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The Arbitrators Perspective: Cultural Issues in International Arbitration

INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION PRACTICE IN THE 21ST CENTURY, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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After Lehman: International Response to Financial Disputes – A Focus on Hong Kong

Richmond Journal of Global Law and Business, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2011, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2011/005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2011
Shahla F. Ali and John Koon Wang Kwok
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong
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Financial Dispute Resolution, Comparative Law, ADR, Mediation, Arbitration

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Alternative Dispute Resolution in Financial Markets ― Some More Equal than Others: Hong Kong’s Proposed Financial Dispute Resolution Centre in the Context of Experience in the UK, US, Australia and Singapore

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2012, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012/20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2013
Shahla F. Ali and Antonio M. Da Roza
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Financial Dispute Resolution, Comparative Law, Law and Development, ADR, Mediation, Arbitration, Ombuds, Financial Regulation

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Building Social Capital Through Consultative Decision Making: A Proposal for an Integrated Approach to Local Justice Sector Reform Programs

IACM 17th Annual Conference Paper
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Oct 2004
William E. Davis and Shahla F. Ali
DPK Consulting and Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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decision making, social capital, trust

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Globalization and Financial Dispute Resolution: Examining Areas of Convergence and Informed Divergence in Financial ADR

The Asian Society of International Law (AsianSIL) 3rd Young Scholars Workshop, February 2012 , University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012/012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2012
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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financial crisis, financial ADR, comparative law

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The Morality of Conciliation: An Empirical Examination of Arbitrator 'Role Moralities' in East Asia and the West

Harvard Negotiation Law Review, Vol. 16, Spring 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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International Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Role Morality, Mediation, Conciliation, Settlement, East Asia, Empirical Legal Studies, Law and Society

10.

Exploring Effective Financial Dispute Resolution Design Models Through a Learning Orientation: Experiences from East Asia

Beijing Arbitration Quarterly, Spring 2012, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012/006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2012
Shahla F. Ali and Sin-ping Mak
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
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financial dispute resolution, ADR, learning orientation, law and policymaking

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Resolving Financial Disputes in the Context of Australian and Canadian Civil Justice Reform

Australian Journal of Dispute Resolution, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2011, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2011/006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2011
Shahla F. Ali and Felicia Lee
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong
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financial dispute resolution, ADR, mediation, arbitration, comparative law, civil justice reform

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Governing Financial Disputes in China: What Have We Learned from the Global Financial Crisis of 2008?

University of Pennsylvania East Asia Law Review, Vol. 7, p. 195, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Sep 2012
(Robin) Hui Huang and Shahla F. Ali
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Financial Crisis, Dispute Resolution, Financial Regulation, Chinese Law, Comparative Study

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What Can the US System of Financial Arbitration Learn from Overseas Jurisdictions? An Initial Responsive Empirical Exploration

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2012/033
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2014
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Comparative Law, Arbitration, Ombudsman, Financial Disputes, Empirical Legal Studies

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The Jurisprudence of Responsive Mediation: An Empirical Examination of Chinese People's Mediation in Action

Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law, Vol. 45, No. 2, May 2013, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/023
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 May 2013 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Chinese law, grass roots mediation, empirical methods, jurisprudence, responsive law

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Mediation in Hong Kong SAR

Mediation in Asia-Pacific: A Practical Guide to Mediation and Its Impact on Legal Systems (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business and CCH Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2013)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Shahla F. Ali and A. K. C. Koo
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Mediation, Mediation Ordinance, Hong Kong Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution

16.

Assessing Negotiation Competitions

N. Ebner, J. Coben & C. Honeyman (Eds.), Assessing our Students, Assessing Ourselves: Vol.3 in the Rethinking Negotiation Teaching Series. St Paul, MN: DRI Press (2012)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Sep 2013
Pluris Pte. Ltd., INSEAD - Decision Sciences, Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law and Mershon Center for International Security, Mitchell Hamline School of Law Dispute Resolution Institute, Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law, United Nations - Institute of Training And Research (UNITAR) and Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil
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negotiation, teaching, pedagogy, evaluation, assessment, rethinking, competition

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Barricades and Checkered Flags: An Empirical Examination of the Perceptions of Roadblocks and Facilitators of Settlement Among Arbitration Practitioners in East Asia and the West

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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ADR, International Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, East Asia, Empirical Legal Studies

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Multi-Stakeholder Dispute Resolution: Building Social Capital Through Access to Justice at the Community Level

Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2010-2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Shahla F. Ali, William E. Davis and Joanna Lee
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law, DPK Consulting and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Facilitating Settlement at the Arbitration Table: An Empirical Examination of Views on Settlement Practice Among Arbitration Practitioners in East Asia and the West

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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international arbitration, empirical studies

20.

Crowd Sourced Governance in a Post-Disaster Context

International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Cambridge University Press (2014), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/003
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Humanitarian Aid Law, Governance, Decision Making, Disaster Law, Law and Technology

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Lessons for the US System of Financial Arbitration: A Responsive Empirical Exploration of Arbitration and Ombudsman Services

Frontiers of Law in China, December 2013, Vol. 8, No.4, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/017
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2014
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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empirical legal studies, arbitration, ombudsman, financial dispute resolution, comparative law

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Book Review: Religion and Human Security: A Global Perspective Edited by James K. Wellman, Jr. And Clark B. Lombardi

Oxford Journal of Law and Religion, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 15 Jan 2014
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Law and Religion, Human Security, Global Law and Governance, Conflict Resolution

Self-Governance by Humanitarian Non-State Actors in Health and Nutrition Relief

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jan 2014
Shahla F. Ali and Tom Kabau
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology School of Law
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Humanitarian Law, Health and Nutrition Relief, Global Governance, International Customary Law

Self-Governance by Humanitarian Non-State Actors in Health and Nutrition Relief

DePaul Journal of Health Care Law, Vol. 16, No. 2 (2014) 141-164
Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Shahla F. Ali and Tom Kabau
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology School of Law

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Responsive Jurisprudence: An Empirical Examination of Chinese People's Mediation in Practice

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/002
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jan 2014
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Chinese Mediation, Comparative Law, Empirical Legal Studies, ADR, Chinese Law

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Review of Elazar Barkan and Alexander Karn’s Taking Wrongs Seriously: Apologies and Reconciliation

Law and Politics, Vol. 16, No. 9, pp. 653-656, September 2006
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Mar 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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apologies, reconciliation, dispute resolution

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Measuring Success in Devolved Collaboration

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol 26, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Devolved Collaboration, Community Based Decision Making, Participation, Sustainable Development, Natural Resource Use

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Creating a Commercial Dispute Resolution Center in the Palestinian Territories

Dispute Resolution Journal, May-July 2005
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2014
William E. Davis, Lubna Katbeh and Shahla F. Ali
DPK Consulting, Independent and Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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commercial alternative dispute resolution, ADR, law and development

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Review of Jamie Benidickson’s the Culture of Flushing: A Social and Legal History of Sewage

Law and Politics, Vol. 17, No. 10, pp. 777-780, October 2007
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Mar 2011
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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environmental protection, sewage, clean water

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Women, Decision Making and Sustainability: Exploring the Experience of the Badi Foundation in China

Hastings Women’s Law Journal, Summer 2011,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Lori M. Noguchi and Shahla F. Ali
Badi Foundation and Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Innovations and Piftalls in Chinese ADR Pedagogy: Experiences from the Field

Educating Negotiators for a Connected World, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Oct 2014
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law, Northwest University (China) - School of Economics and Management, Renmin University of China - Law School, ESSEC Business School and University of Massachusetts Boston
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negotiation, Chinese comparative law, pedagogy

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Dispute Resolution in International and Bilateral Investment Agreements

IP as Property, Kluwer Law (2019, Forthcoming), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2018/022
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 May 2018
Shahla F. Ali and Wilson Mbugua
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law, Students
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ISDS; Intellectual Property Dispute Resolution; Arbitration

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Governing Disasters: Engaging Local Populations in Humanitarian Relief

Governing Disasters: Engaging Local Populations in Humanitarian Relief, Cambridge University Press, 2016, ISBN: 9781316227008
Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

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Disaster Law, New Governance, Comparative Legal Institutions, Humanitarian Aid

Court Mediation Reform: Efficiency, Confidence and Perceptions of Justice

Court Mediation Reform: Efficiency, Confidence and Perceptions of Justice, Edward Elgar, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-78643-585-9
Posted: 30 Apr 2018
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

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Court Mediation, Comparative Law, Civil Justice Reform, Judicial Indicators, Innovation in Administration of Justice

Court Mediation Reform: Efficiency, Confidence and Perceptions of Justice

Court Mediation Reform: Efficiency, Confidence and Perceptions of Justice, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, Massachusetts, USA: Edward Elgar Publishing (2018), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2018/021
Posted: 11 May 2018 Last Revised: 29 May 2018
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

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Civil Justice Reform; Court Mediation; Comparative Legal Institutions; Mixed Methods

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Mass Claims Mediation in China

The Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 10, No. 2, p. 142-157, 2016
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Balancing Procedural and Substantive Arbitration Reforms: Advancing International Arbitration Practice in Hong Kong

The Developing World of Arbitration: A Comparative Study of Arbitration Reform in the Asia Pacific (A. Reyes and W. Gu, Eds.) Hart Publishing.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Sep 2017
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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International Arbitration, Hong Kong Arbitration, UNCITRAL Model Law on International Arbitration, Arbitration Reform

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Towards Peer Presence in Post Disaster Governance: An Empirical Study

Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2015, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/045
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Humanitarian Relief, Post-Disaster Aid, Local Participation, Collaborative Governance

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A Human Rights-Based Approach to the Global Regulation of Humanitarian Relief: The Emerging Obligation to Incorporate Local Participation

Brooklyn Journal of International Law, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Tom Kabau and Shahla F. Ali
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology School of Law and Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law
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Non-State Actors and the Evolution of Humanitarian Norms: Implications of the Sphere Charter in Health and Nutrition Relief

Journal of International Humanitarian Legal Studies, Vol. 5, No. 1-2 (2014) 70–104,
Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Shahla F. Ali and Tom Kabau
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology School of Law

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International Commercial Arbitration in Asia, 3rd Edition

Juris Publishers, Forthcoming, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/003
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Shahla F. Ali and Tom Ginsburg
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School

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Consumer Financial Dispute Resolution in a Comparative Context: Principles, Systems and Practice

Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/002
Posted: 27 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

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Resolving Disputes in the Asia Pacific: International Mediation and Arbitration in East Asia and the West

Shahla F. Ali, RESOLVING DISPUTES IN THE ASIA PACIFIC: INTERNATIONAL MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION IN EAST ASIA AND THE WEST, Routledge, 2010
Posted: 08 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Shahla F. Ali
Deputy Director, Program in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

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