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WORD OF THE DAY - Option Clause
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2018

Partner Philip Clifford QC explains the term Option Clause from the Book of Jargon - International Arbitration. The Book of Jargon -


HKIAC Updates Rules to Strengthen Market Profile and Improve User Experience
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • October 26 2018

Following the success of the 2013 HKIAC Administered Arbitration Rules (the 2013 Rules), the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) has


English Court Issues Anti-Arbitration Injunction Restraining Lebanese Arbitration Proceedings
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2018

Judgment clarifies the exceptional circumstances in which anti-arbitration injunctions against foreign-seated arbitrations might be granted. In


English Court Cannot Issue Anti-Suit Injunctions Restraining Other EU Court Proceedings
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • July 2 2018

Judgement clarifies that the Brussels Recast Regulation does not reverse the West Tankers decision. In Nori Holdings v Bank Otkritie, Justice Males in


English Court Provides Welcome Clarification on Key Arbitral Award Issues
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom, Global
  • May 31 2018

The Commercial Court considered various challenges to an arbitral award under the Arbitration Act 1996 (the Act) in Reliance Industries Ltd and


English Court of Appeal Re-Affirms Pro-Enforcement Stance Toward Foreign Arbitral Awards
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 30 2018

The English Court of Appeal has confirmed the enforcement of a China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) award rendered


A Win for Employers: US Supreme Court Rules Class Waivers Are Lawful
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2018

The Supreme Court clarified that employers who maintain or adopt arbitration agreements with class waivers may avoid class action wage and hour


Court Rules that Arbitrators Must Disclose Related or Overlapping Appointments
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2018

Arbitrators should disclose subsequent appointments to related arbitration proceedings, particularly if cases materially overlap. In the Halliburton v


European Court of Justice Rules on Intra-EU Bilateral Investment Treaty
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • European Union, Global
  • March 14 2018

On 6 March 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued its long-awaited judgment in Case C-28416, Slovak Republic v. Achmea BV


Parties Must Take Care to Avoid Risk of Defective Service in Arbitration
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 11 2017

Two recent English court decisions provide useful reminders that parties to arbitration agreements must take care to properly serve arbitration