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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 7:00 PM

CJEU ruling poses threat to the stability within the EU of judgments issued by Polish state courts

On 6 October 2021, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued a ruling in which it found that the system of appointing state court

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 7:00 PM

Tenke v Katanga: The English Commercial Court Provides Further Clarity on the Ability to Recover Third Party Funding Costs in Arbitration

The recent English Commercial Court decision in Tenke Fungurume Mining SA v Katanga Contracting Services SAS 2021 EWHC 3301 (Comm) has provided an

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 7:00 PM

Counterclaims and applications for recognition and enforcement of awards

The High Court's decision in Selevision Saudi Company v. Bein Media Group LLC 2021 EWHC 2802, which has rejected an application for permission to

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:00 PM

Designing Dispute Resolution for Educational Institutions: Listening Is Key

You are an associate professor at an esteemed college, which you always thought of as your dream job. Of late, however, you feel as though you are

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:00 PM

UK Supreme Court Decisions on Arbitration Agreements and Procedure in 2020-2021

The last two years have seen three landmark decisions of the UK Supreme Court on arbitration agreements and procedure. This alert summarizes those

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:00 PM

The fourth time is the charm: The implications for maritime and international trade arbitrations in Singapore under the Fourth Edition of the SCMA Rules

The Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (the "SCMA") has, in its commitment to provide a "neutral, costeffective and flexible framework for

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:00 PM

The (Continued) Case for the Emancipation of Arbitration from Canadian Courts: Watch Your Language

In the legal world, countless hours are spent choosing, weighing and defining words, expressions and phrases, and linguistic precision is instilled

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 7:00 PM

Private financial dispute resolutions and early neutral evaluation

We know that the landscape of the Family Court and family practice is changing. There are already very significant delays in the administration of

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Arbitration. Compelling Arbitration. District court compels arbitration where collective bargaining agreement containing an arbitration provision was incorporated by reference into an employment agreement.

Plaintiff Monica Muñoz ("Muñoz"), is the Personal Representative of the Estate of Roman Dario Palacios Holguin ("Holguin"

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Arbitration. Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. Fifth Circuit vacates judgment of district court and remands with instructions to dismiss case against Saudi Arabian Oil Company under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act.

Plaintiffs, the alleged descendants of a Saudi sheikh, initiated arbitral proceedings in Cairo, Egypt against Saudi Arabian Oil Company

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Arbitration. Subpoenas. District court holds that Ukraine may not quash 25 non-party subpoenas because its interests in protecting the information sought did not outweigh the probative value of discovery.

In 2014, an international Arbitral Tribunal awarded PAO Tatneft ("Tatneft")a publicly traded company organized under the laws of the Russian

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Arbitration. Subject Matter Jurisdiction. District court holds that it has no power to enjoin arbitration proceedings where there was no diversity or federal question jurisdiction.

Plaintiff Perini Management Services ("Perini") is a construction contractor that specializes in building facilities for U.S. agencies overseas

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Bill Passed to Allow Conditional Fee Agreements, Expand Foreign Lawyers' Representation

In a drive to strengthen Singapore's position as an international dispute resolution hub, the Ministry of Law ("MinLaw") has been continuously

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Discovery unlimited: the Supreme Court set to rule on whether parties to a foreign arbitration can order U.S. discovery

The United States Supreme Court is finally set to resolve a Circuit split regarding whether district courts can order discovery for private

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Arbitration Award Set Aside by Hong Kong Court

In a significant decision in the case of Arjowiggins HKK2 LTD v. X Co 2022 HKCFI 128, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (the “CFI”) set aside

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Was the European Commission Right to Qualify the Micula Award as State Aid? The Question is Referred Back to the EU General Court

In its judgment rendered today, the Court of Justice has quashed the General Court’s decision having ruled that the European Commission was not

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Ontario, Canada Arbitrator Denies Union’s Cease and Desist Application Regarding Employer’s Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

In Canada Post Corporation and Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Arbitrator Kevin Burkett denied CUPW’s cease and desist application filed

Monday, January 24, 2022 7:00 PM

Cross border insolvency - second application by Hong Kong liquidators to seek recognition and assistance in Mainland China

The recent case of Zhaoheng Hydropower (Hong Kong) Limited (In Liquidation) is the second application made by liquidators in Hong Kong to seek

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

Indian parties opting for foreign law to govern their arbitration agreement

International arbitration often invites the interaction of different systems of law with one another, which although enhances the quality and scope of

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

Stand of Delhi High Court in the case of sanjiv prakash v seema kukreja & Ors.

The Delhi High Court recapitulated in the recent Sanjiv Prakash v. Seema Kukreja & Ors. the case that the novation of a contract will ultimately lead

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

2021 in Review: Key Investment-Arbitration Developments in Europe

Looking back on 2021, one realizes that for those interested in the intersection between EU law and investment arbitration, it was a busy year. As

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

Hon. Hugh L. Fraser (Ret.) Appointed to Order of Canada

JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is honored to share that Hon. Hugh L. Fraser

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

Dissecting power of High Court under articles 226 and 227 in the area of arbitration

The conflicting jurisprudence on whether, and to what extent the High Courts across the country can interfere with arbitration proceedings under

Sunday, January 23, 2022 7:00 PM

Challenging foreign awards under section-34 of the arbitration and conciliation act

Constant growth in international trade has culminated in parties from different markets pursuing alternative conflict resolution approaches in order

Saturday, January 22, 2022 7:00 PM

COP26 Created New Carbon Market Rules: How Will Arbitration Respond?

As the climate crisis has intensified, much has been said about the roles that arbitration can play in the collective global response - including

Saturday, January 22, 2022 7:00 PM

Disputes Newsletter - Quarter Oct-Dec 2021

This newsletter covers key updates about developments in civil and arbitration disputes for the quarter October - December 2021. We have summarized

Friday, January 21, 2022 7:00 PM

“Seat of arbitration” and “venue of arbitration” - What do they mean under Vietnamese law?

In international arbitration, determining the “seat of arbitration” is important since the law of the country where the seat of arbitration is located

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