Dr. Tariq Mahmood, Tony Cole & Arran Dowling-Hussey's article on virtual proceedings was published on June 3, 2020 in the leading Pakistan national newspaper News International.
In recent weeks a number of protocols on virtual hearings have been published around the world. The article contends that Pakistan should introduce a bespoke protocol:
'The proposed Pakistan Protocol could be an important development in the ongoing efforts to provide support for the use of arbitration as a mechanism for resolving disputes in the face of the restrictions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Drafters in Pakistan have the benefit of being able consider other similar protocols.'
The article can be read online here.
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