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Arbitration clauses: English Court confirms seat is critical

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • Russia, United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2014

The English High Court has issued a reminder of the importance of the seat specified in arbitration agreements in Yukos Capital S.a.r.L v OJSC Oil

Agreements to negotiate your cup of tea?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 17 2014

A recent decision of the High Court has held that a provision in a multi-tiered dispute resolution clause requiring the parties to hold "friendly

English contract law: has the camel's nose of "good faith" crept under the tent flap?

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2014

Under the English Arbitration Act 1996 the grounds on which an English arbitration award can be challenged in court are very limited. Section 67 of

Scottish Inner House confirms robust approach to adjudication enforcement

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2014

The Scottish courts have once again emphasised that they will only refuse to enforce adjudication decisions in "a very limited class of case". The

Ain’t no cure for the summertime blues? Consider mediation in your employment disputes

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2014

Following the introduction of the new flexible working regime last month, nothing new is expected on the employment law front for some while. We are

“A delicate matter”: English court considers enforcement of awards set aside by the courts of the seat and ability to claim post-award interest in those circumstances

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Russia, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

In the case of Yukos Capital SARL v OJSC Rosneft Oil Company 2014 EWHC 1288 (Comm) the English Court considered two preliminary issues relating to

“Friendly discussions” obligation is enforceable under English law

  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

The English High Court has overruled an arbitrators' decision to hold that a clause requiring "friendly discussions" prior to commencing arbitration

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

Yukos Capital v OJSC Roseneft

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Whether court should award interest on arbitral awards Clyde & Co for claimant An arbitral

Konkola Copper Mines v U&M Mining Zambia

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

The defendant obtained awards in its favour following an arbitration. The claimant issued an arbitration claim form challenging one award under