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English High Court refuses to determine the existence of a disputed arbitration clause prior to the commencement of arbitration proceedings

United Kingdom - June 16 2016 In a recent decision, the English High Court determined that it would be wrong in principle for the court to determine whether parties to a disputed…

Co-authors: James Allsop.


Getma v Guinea: The saga continued

France, Guinea, USA - June 16 2016 In November 2015, the Cour Commune de Justice et d'Arbitrage (CCJA) ruled that an award in an arbitration between French company Getma International…

Co-authors: Laurence Shore, Maguelonne de Brugiere.


LCIA releases Registrar’s Report for 2015

United Kingdom - April 25 2016 Earlier this month the LCIA released its Registrar's Report for 2015. The report, which is produced annually, gives an overview of the LCIA's…

Co-authors: Paula Hodges, Jennifer Hartzler.


Separability and public policy: selecting law of arbitration agreement does not disapply conflicting non-mandatory provisions of English Arbitration Act 1996 and “fresh evidence…is particularly important” for challenging an Award on public policy grounds

United Kingdom - March 29 2016 An arbitration agreement is understood in most, but not all, jurisdictions to be a separable or distinct agreement from the contract or agreement of…

Co-authors: Charlie Morgan.


ICC Issues Guidance on Conflict Disclosure by Arbitrators

Global - March 2 2016 The Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has issued guidance as part of its updated "Note to parties and arbitral…

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