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Arbitration clause covers disputes about future claims

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 14 2009

In Secretary of State for Transport v Stagecoach South Western Trains Ltd 2009 EWHC 2431, the High Court decided that a dispute over the method of calculation of future payments under a franchise agreement came within the relevant arbitration clause

Can the right to appeal an arbitration award under the Arbitration Act 1996 be excluded?

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 18 2009

In Shell Egypt West Manzala GmbH & Others v Dana Gas Egypt Limited (formerly Centurion Petroleum Corporation) 2009 EWHC 2097 (Comm) Dana Gas Egypt Limited (Dana) submitted that the court had no jurisdiction to hear Shell's application for permission to appeal, allowed under section 69(1) of the Arbitration Act (the Act), or any substantive appeal because of the phrase "final, conclusive and binding" in the relevant arbitration clause

Arbitration and insolvency

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2009

In Josef Syska (Administrator of Elektrim SA (in bankruptcy) and Elektrim SA (in bankruptcy) v Vivendi Universal SA & Others 2009 EWCA Civ 677 the main question to be decided by the Court of Appeal was whether, when an arbitration is proceeding in one Member State of the European Union, in this case the UK, and one of the parties to the arbitration becomes insolvent in another Member State, in this case Poland, the consequences of that insolvency, in so far as they affect the arbitration, are to be determined by the law of the Member State where the insolvency proceedings have been instituted or the law of the Member State in which arbitration is taking place

Agreement to arbitrate: Midgulf International Ltd v Groupe Chimiche Tunisien

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2009

The applicant, Midgulf, was a trader in sulphur

Recognition and enforcement of international arbitration awards

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 5 2009

There have been a number of recent cases considering the jurisdiction of the English courts and the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards