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Duggal Quoted in Law360 on Proposed ‘Double-Hatting’ Reform

June 25, 2021

Senior International Arbitration Advisor Kabir Duggal was quoted in a recent article from Law360, “Code Of Conduct Puts 'Double-Hatting' In Focus, Again.” The article discusses a proposed code of conduct for investor-state disputes for “double-hatting,” a common practice in international arbitration that occurs when an individual plays both the role of an arbitrators and legal counsel simultaneously in different cases.

Dr. Duggal, co-founder and co-chair of Racial Equality for Arbitration Lawyers (REAL), comments on the public perception of the calls for reform and the practice’s effect on diversity in the field of arbitration.

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