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DIS Newsletter 3/2024

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Statement on the draft bill

Statement of the DIS on the Draft Bill for the Modernisation of Arbitration Law

DIS eFile

DIS implements DIS eFile, the digital case file, for parties and arbitrators in the administration of arbitration proceedings.


German initiative of young arbitration



German Court of Arbitration for Sport

Do you have a sport-related dispute? Learn more about the settlement of sport-related disputes.


DIS-Rules for Arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution methods.

Green Pledge

DIS signs the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations – a step towards a more environmentally conscious future.


The History of the DIS

100 years of development of arbitration. Click here for the history of the DIS.

DIS Arbitration under Sect. 23 (8) German Packaging Act

Information on how to submit an application

Early conflict resolution

Speedy conflict resolution benefits all involved parties.

DIS Model Clauses

You can use these model clauses in your commercial contracts.

German Arbitration Journal - SchiedsVZ

Independent legal journal for arbitration


Network of DIS members

Are you searching for a DIS member? Please use our member directory.

The DIS as an institution

Administration of dispute resolution across all industry sectors

Mechanisms for the settlement of disputes

What mechanisms can DIS offer? Learn more about the advantages.

Become a member

Join our experienced and competent network.

Cost Calculator

What costs will you incur in an arbitration?

Gender Champion Initiative

DIS and ERA-Pledge have launched a joint initiative. Join the cause!

DIS arbitration process

What does a typical arbitration proceeding under DIS Arbitration Rules look like?

Sport – Financial aid

Supporting athletes in anti-doping disputes

DIS bilateral Arbitration Groups

The DIS also promotes arbitration in cross-border exchanges. Various bilateral country groups have been established since 2022.


Independent dispute resolution comparison tool from the RTMKM working group


We are looking forward to seeing you: Vacancies, internships.

DIS Sponsorship Award – Scholarship and teaching

Promotion of young academics

Network of Experts

The DIS connects experts through its various networks.


The UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules

Sport – Preliminary protective measures

The emergency arbitrator and how to apply for preliminary protective measures. Find out more.



Would you like to hold a hearing in Bonn?

Information and knowledge transfer

The DIS publicly shares extensive expertise and works actively to raise awareness.

Types of disputes related to sport

Sport-related commercial disputes and anti-doping disputes


A long tradition of cooperation between the German Chambers of Industry and Commerce and the DIS



We are available in person at two locations in Germany.


The DIS organises conferences and other events.

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