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The competence-competence doctrine and the enforcement of arbitral awards

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Pakistan, United Kingdom
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  • January 25 2011

In our January 2009 newsletter, we reported on the English High Court judgment in Dallah Real Estate & Tourism Holding Co v Ministry of Religious Affairs, Government of Pakistan

Negotiating governing law and dispute resolution clauses in international commercial contracts

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 24 2010

When negotiating international commercial contracts, it is important that the parties carefully consider their choice of governing law and dispute resolution clauses and that both are expressly set out in the contract

FIDIC Subcontract 2011: A critique of the alternative dispute resolution procedures

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • November 30 2012

In September's Construction dispute avoidance newsletter we considered the long-awaited FIDIC Conditions of Subcontract for Construction of Building and Engineering Works designed by the Employer First Edition 2011 (the "2011 Subcontract"

AJU v AJT 2011 SGCA 41

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Singapore
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  • October 31 2011

The Singapore Court of Appeal has reaffirmed that the public policy ground for challenging an arbitral award will be interpreted very narrowly by the Singapore courts, overturning a previous High Court decision

Courts support arbitration practice in Singapore: jurisdictional challenges and joinder

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Singapore
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  • December 3 2013

The recent Singapore Court of Appeal decision in Astro v Lippo confirms Singapore as an attractive venue for international arbitration, by

Dealing with multi-party and multi-contract arbitration issues

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 6 2012

We have previously examined the pitfalls of multi-party and multi-contract arbitration

Dispute resolution clauses and the importance of drafting

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 14 2010

A dispute resolution clause is an agreement within a contract which sets out the mechanism for the resolution of disputes between the contractual parties

Dispute resolution clauses: achieving certainty in contractual drafting

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Japan
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  • March 18 2009

An important issue for Japanese parties entering into contracts with international counterparties is the mechanism for the resolution of disputes and in particular, the familiar choice between arbitration and litigation

New KLRCA rules

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Malaysia
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  • October 29 2010

The KLRCA has become the first arbitration centre to adopt arbitration rules incorporating the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules as revised in 2010

Med-arb an alternative dispute resolution practice

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Global
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  • February 28 2012

The practice of combining the mediation and arbitration processes (referred to as "med-arb" below) is known as both "med-arb" and "arb-med", depending on which process was initiated first