Tamar Meshel

Tamar Meshel

Professor Tamar Meshel is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law. She holds a J.D. degree from the University of British Columbia, and a B.A. (Hons) degree in political science, LL.M. and SJD degrees from the University of Toronto. Professor Meshel practiced international commercial arbitration in a national law firm in Vancouver, as Deputy Counsel at the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, France, and as legal advisor to the Jerusalem Arbitration Center in Israel and Palestine. During her doctoral studies, she was a Research Fellow with the Max Planck Institute for Procedural Law in Luxembourg, and a Schulich Fellow at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University in Halifax. Professor Meshel has written extensively on various aspects of international and domestic arbitration, including commercial arbitration, investor-State arbitration, and interstate arbitration. Her latest work on arbitration in the context of mobile-based ride-sharing apps has been published or is forthcoming in Arbitration International, the University of Chicago Law Review Online, and the Virginia Law & Business Review. A complete list of her published and forthcoming work is available here: http://ssrn.com/author=1595286




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Articles and Video:

The Future of International Commercial Arbitration in Canada After Uber Technologies Inc v Heller (08/31/20)
This article examines Technologies Inc v Heller from an international commercial arbitration perspective by focusing on two specific issues namely, the Court’s application of a provincial domestic, rather than international, arbitration statute to Uber and Heller’s international arbitration agreement.