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Procedural disputes subject to arbitration
Sunday, September 24, 2017 8:00 PM
Meanwhile, a federal court in New Jersey granted a franchisor's motion to compel arbitration finding, among other things, that a franchisee's claims

Supreme Court interprets the definition of “dispute” under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016
Sunday, September 24, 2017 8:00 PM
On 21 September 2017, the Hon'ble Supreme Court delivered a landmark judgment regarding the interpretation of the terms "dispute" and

Court denies petition to vacate arbitration award under evident partiality and exceeding power standards of review
Sunday, September 24, 2017 8:00 PM
The federal court in Massachusetts has denied a franchisor's motion to vacate an arbitration award and granted a franchisee's motion to confirm the

Don’t air your shareholders’ dirty laundry
Sunday, September 24, 2017 8:00 PM
Shareholder disputes normally fall within two categories. The first is where a shareholder is outvoted by a majority which is acting against the

The Dubai Judicial Tribunal and the Conduit Jurisdiction of the DIFC Courts
Thursday, September 21, 2017 8:00 PM
The Judicial Tribunal for the Dubai Courts and the DIFC Courts (the “Judicial Tribunal”) was established by Dubai Decree No. 19 of 2016 (the “Decree”

Alternative Dispute Resolution - A Handy Guide
Thursday, September 21, 2017 8:00 PM
At Brodies we understand when litigation is the best option for our clients but also where their interests are best served by dispute resolution

Court takes hard line on non-payment of arbitrator’s fees
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
In Rollitt v Ballard 2017 EWHC 1500 (TCC), an ad hoc arbitration with the seat in England, the Claimant applied in February 2016 for a ruling that

Will ruling denying recognition of Yukos bankruptcy affect setting aside of $50 billion UNCITRAL award?
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
On May 9 2017 the Amsterdam Court of Appeals(1) ruled that the Russian liquidation order of August 1 2006 regarding OAO Yukos Oil Company is contrary

When Surety Bond Incorporates the Subcontract by Reference, Is the Subcontract’s Arbitration Clause Also Incorporated? Federal Court in South Carolina Says Yes; Federal Court in Kansas Says No In Two Matters Involving the Same Parties
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
Two recent decisions from United States District Courts for the District of South Carolina and the District of Kansas, respectively, reached opposite

Eureka! Advocate General blasts European Commission on the validity of intra-EU investment treaties
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
In an advisory opinion to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), Advocate General Wathelet has rejected the argument that investor-State

When Surety Bond Incorporates the Subcontract by Reference, Is the Subcontract’s Arbitration Clause Also Incorporated? Federal Court in South Carolina Says Yes; Federal Court in Kansas Says No In Two Matters Involving the Same Parties
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
Two recent decisions from United States District Courts for the District of South Carolina and the District of Kansas, respectively, reached opposite

International Arbitration Quarterly Review - September 2017
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
Any party considering applying for permission to appeal against an arbitration award should take note of Mrs Justice O'Farrell's recent High Court

SC: Employee of a party allowed as ‘arbitrator’ in proceedings initiated prior to 2015 amendment to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
On 12 September 2017, the Supreme Court of India, in the matter of Aravali Power Company Private Limited Vs. Ms Era Infra Engineering Limited

Third Parties Fail To Force Arbitration in Three Circuits
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
The “Summer of Arbitration” draws to a close tomorrow, if you can believe it. (On the first day of fall, it is supposed to be 91 degrees in Minnesota

First Time PRC Court Recognizes a US Court Judgment Based on Principle of Reciprocity
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:00 PM
The Wuhan Intermediate People’s Court ("Wuhan Court") recently handed down a decision recognizing and enforcing a civil judgment made by a US court

My Roof, My Rules: Arbitrators May Determine Their Own Jurisdiction When the Parties Delegate that Authority
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:00 PM
An issue that repeatedly comes up in construction disputes is the scope of an arbitration agreement. Courts generally interpret agreements to

The Cynic Returns
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:00 PM
In a prior article, I wrote about how a cynic might view the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's arbitration rule and its corresponding ban on

Termination of arbitral proceedings
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM
There are many reasons why a party to arbitration proceedings may wish to end such proceedings before the final award is published, for example, due

Arbitration Speedread: The rise and rise of third party funding in arbitration
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM
Third party funding in the context of international arbitration remains a highly relevant issue which is worth re-examining in light of recent changes

Australian Financial Complaints Authority moves closer to establishment
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM
The Treasury Laws Amendment (Putting Consumers First - Establishment of the Australian Financial Complaints Authority) Bill 2017 has been introduced

商事仲裁在中国的最新发展 解读最高人民法院关于为自由贸易试验区建设提供司法保障的意见
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM
近年来中国境内的仲裁案件受案量持续保持增长从2004年的37,304件激增到2016年的208,545件年均增速约为16涉案金额也从2004年的515亿人民币骤涨到2016年的4695亿人民币年均增速约为22

Hong Kong allows third party funding for arbitration
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 PM
Following the consultation paper issued by the Third Party Funding for Arbitration Sub-Committee of Hong Kong’s Law Reform Commission (LRC) in

Cross-border disputes: enforcing US judgments in England and Wales
Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:00 PM
The UK and the US have long enjoyed a special - and valuable - relationship. According to the Center for Transatlantic Relations’ most recent report

CFPB Rule Prohibits Financial Services Providers from Blocking Consumer Class Actions in Arbitration Agreements
Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:00 PM
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's rule, which went into effect today, (i) prohibits providers of certain consumer financial products and

China: possibility and feasibility to terminate employee on ground of violation of professional ethics
Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:00 PM
A recent Interpretation issued jointly by Beijing Higher People's Court and the Beijing Labor Dispute Arbitration Commission on 24 April 2017

Observations on Arbitration: video for in-house counsel on the Myths and Realities of Arbitration
Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:00 PM
In this short video in our Observations on Arbitration series, Professional Support Consultants Vanessa Naish and Hannah Ambrose talk about the myths

Shanghai Court Refuses Enforcement of SIAC Award Made under 2013 SIAC Expedited Procedure
Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:00 PM
The Shanghai First Intermediate Court ("Shanghai Court"), by a decision made on 11 August 2017, recently dismissed an application seeking leave to

Confirming Arbitration Awards Made Abroad
Saturday, September 16, 2017 8:00 PM
Most litigators are quite familiar with the procedure for confirming an arbitration award under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA). Basically, it

2016 ICC Dispute Resolution Statistics: Record Year for the ICC
Thursday, September 14, 2017 8:00 PM
The ICC has recently published its full statistical report: the 2016 ICC Dispute Resolution Statistics. This Report demonstrates yet another

Amsterdam Court of Appeals denies recognition of Yukos bankruptcy based on public order exemption
Thursday, September 14, 2017 8:00 PM
On May 9 2017 the Amsterdam Court of Appeals ruled that the Russian liquidation order of August 1 2006 regarding OAO Yukos Oil Company is contrary to

 

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