The Current Position on the Proper Law of an Arbitration Agreement

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The Current Position on the Proper Law of an Arbitration Agreement


English cases The method of determining the proper law of an arbitration agreement has not yet been considered by the highest court in this jurisdiction. Two cases have touched on… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Steven Lim, Ben Olbourne, Niraj Modha , Philippe Kuhn Date

Section 44(2) Arbitration Act 1996 and the Court’s Powers in Support of Arbitral Proceedings


The recent decision of the Court of Appeal in A & B v C & D & E [2020] EWCA Civ 409 confirms that s44(2)(a) of the Arbitration Act 1996 provides the… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Niraj Modha Date

Bresco v Lonsdale in the Supreme Court: Initial Reflections


The resolution of disputes by means of adjudication is a central feature of the construction industry. It has generated a substantial body of case law. However, issues of construction adjudication… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Marion Smith QC, David Sawtell, Philippe Kuhn Date

Revisiting the Proper Law of the Arbitration Agreement


Three recent decisions of the Courts of Appeal in Singapore and England provide an opportunity to revisit the common law approach to determining the proper law of the arbitration agreement…. Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Steven Lim Date

Coronavirus & Arbitration: Institutional Responses, Challenges and Practical Tips (Part One)


Introduction The ongoing global pandemic created by Covid-19 (‘coronavirus’) has led to unprecedented restrictions on how we conduct our professional lives. In a matter of weeks, businesses around the world… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author James Bradford Date

English Anti-Suit Injunctions in Support of Arbitration


Samar Abbas and David Hopkins have published an article, titled ‘English Anti-Suit Injunctions in Support of Arbitration‘, in the IBA’s Dispute Resolution International Journal. This article considers the position under… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author David Hopkins Date

A short judgment must be a careful judgment… or risk a retrial


Joe-han Ho has recently published an article titled ‘A short judgment must be a careful judgment… or risk a retrial’ on the Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog. Please click here to… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Joe-han Ho Date

Post-it from Singapore: The Singapore Convention – Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog


Karen Gough has recently published an article titled ‘Post-it from Singapore: The Singapore Convention‘ in Practical Law’s Dispute Resolution Blog. Please click here to read the full article on Practical… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Karen Gough Date

Foreign Office travel advisory update: in exceptional circumstances, service of an enforcement order on a sovereign state need not be effected through the FCO


David Hopkins has published an article in the Practical Law Arbitration Blog titled ‘Foreign Office travel advisory update: in exceptional circumstances, service of an enforcement order on a sovereign state… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author David Hopkins Date

Arbitration Update – Recent Cases


The Spring edition of TECBAR Review has published an extract from the talk given at the TECBAR Conference on 4 April 2019 reviewing recent developments in arbitration law by Karen… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Karen Gough Date

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