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Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal refuses leave to appeal in the Grand Pacific v. Pacific China case

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • February 26 2013

The Court of Final Appeal ("CFA") in Hong Kong has refused to interfere with the leading judgment on the setting aside of arbitral Awards in Hong

Hong Kong Court of Appeal allows enforcement of prc arbitral award and provides important guidance on objections to arbitral procedure and "arb-med"

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • December 8 2011

In Gao Haiyan and another v. Keeneye Holdings and another CACV 792011, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal has allowed the enforcement of a mainland Chinese arbitral award, reversing a decision of the Court of First Instance to refuse enforcement on the grounds of public policy

India announces that it will now recognize and enforce arbitral awards from China and Hong Kong

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong, India, Macau
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  • May 16 2012

The Indian Ministry of Law and Justice has declared that arbitral awards made in China (including Hong Kong and Macau) may be recognized and enforced by Indian courts

Enforceability of Hong Kong arbitral awards in mainland China

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • February 2 2010

The Supreme People's Court of the People's Republic of China recently issued a letter on 30 December 2009 to all Higher People's Courts in mainland China confirming that ad hoc arbitral awards made in Hong Kong and those arbitral awards made in Hong Kong by the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce and other foreign arbitration institutions are enforceable in mainland China in accordance with the Arrangement concerning Mutual Enforcement of Arbitral Awards between mainland China and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region signed in 1999 (the "Arrangement"

General counsel update: 31 May 2012

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Argentina, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 31 2012

This is the twenty-ninth in our series of General Counsel Updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas

Hong Kong court upholds an agreement for ICC arbitration in the PRC

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • July 29 2011

In a judgment on 14 July, Justice Saunders upheld the validity of an agreement to refer disputes to ICC Rules arbitration in Shanghai

India clears obstacle to enforcement of mainland China and Hong Kong arbitral awards by notifying China as New York Convention territory

  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong, India
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  • April 26 2012

The Indian Ministry of Law and Justice has declared the People’s Republic of China (including Hong Kong and Macau) to be a territory to which the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (“the New York Convention” or “the Convention”) applies

Enforcement of Hong Kong ad hoc arbitration awards

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • February 5 2008

As many readers will be aware, ad hoc arbitration is not permitted by mainland Chinese law

General counsel update

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China, European Union, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Mongolia, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • July 11 2012

This is the thirtieth in our series of general counsel updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas

Chinese award challenged on public policy grounds in Hong Kong

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China, Hong Kong
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  • January 7 2011

The enforcement of an arbitral award issued in mainland China in relation to a share transfer dispute has been challenged recently in the Hong Kong Courts in Gao Hai Yan and another ("Gao and Xie") v Keeneye Holdings Ltd and others HCCT 412010 on grounds that it would be contrary to public policy