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Thursday, July 22, 2021 8:00 PM

Why It Is Especially Important That States Not Ratify the Hague Choice of Court Agreements Convention, Part II

My previous posts argued that the Convention

Thursday, July 22, 2021 8:00 PM

Quadrant on Shipping - Issue 3 - Summer 2021

This decision considers the effect of an in Rem judgment in subsequent in personam Proceedings

Thursday, July 22, 2021 10:03 AM

Financial Debt and Damages in Investor-State Arbitration

Most submissions in international arbitration cases cite Chorzów Factory and the standard of full reparation under customary

Thursday, July 22, 2021 10:01 AM

Energy and Commodity Arbitrations

A significant portion of international arbitrations are to be found in these sectors. Of the cases registered with International Centre for Settlement

Thursday, July 22, 2021 6:48 AM

Gall Hosts Webinar on Hong Kong-Mainland China Interim Measures with HKIAC and Tian Yuan Law Firm

<p><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><strong>Date</strong>: Thursday, 19 August 2021</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><strong>Time</strong>: 4-5 pm (HKT)</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Being able to apply for interim measures in an international arbitration can be crucial for parties, especially in a constantly evolving Covid-19 world. The Hong Kong-Mainland China Interim Measures Arrangement was introduced in October 2019 and has been a game changer for parties to arbitral proceedings in Hong Kong.</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Join Partner Kenix Yuen from dispute resolution law firm&nbsp;Gall,&nbsp;Partner Rachel Li from&nbsp;<strong>Tian Yuan Law Office</strong>&nbsp;and Eric Ng, Managing Counsel at&nbsp;<strong>HKIAC</strong>&nbsp;for a webinar as they explore:</span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Hong Kong, as a seat of arbitration, is still as independent and arbitration friendly as before</span></span></span></li> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Background and types of interim measures</span></span></span></li> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Practical considerations</span></span></span></li> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Obstacles observed in obtaining interim measures</span></span></span></li> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Enforcement of interim measures</span></span></span></li> <li><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">Recent updates and HKIAC&rsquo;s experience</span></span></span></li> </ul> <p><em><span style="color:#000000"><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">*CPD accreditation has been applied for from the Law Society</span></span></span></em></p>

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Second Circuit Confirms 28 U.S.C. 1782 Discovery for Investor-State Arbitration

Parties can obtain discovery from U.S. court in support of arbitrations conducted under investment treaties. On July 15, 2021, the Second Circuit

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Arbitration Agreement with Conflicting Provision in Two Languages Saved by FAA Default Rule

The California Court of Appeal for the Second Appellate District recently added clarity to a somewhat puzzling trial court decision that had sent an

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

CMS International Disputes digest - 2021 Summer Edition

Welcome to the 2021 summer edition of our International Disputes Digest, a bi-annual publication featuring analysis and commentary on the key trends

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Scrutinizing the 2005 Hague Convention: Two Further Reasons to Keep Arbitration a Viable Option

Gary Born, in a three-part series in Kluwer Arbitration Blog last month, addressed why States should not participate in the 2005 Hague Convention on

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Inside arbitration issue 12: Perspectives on cross-border disputes

As we move through 2021, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to be felt by many of us both in our work and personal lives. While the light

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Post-mediation heads of agreement does not provide pathway to binding settlement

In Nergl Developments Pty Ltd v Vella 2021 NSWCA 131, the NSW Court of Appeal was required to determine whether a heads of agreement entered into

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

The UKJT Digital Dispute Resolution Rules - Keeping Pace with Change

The UK Government-backed Jurisdiction Taskforce of LawtechUK (UKJT), chaired by Sir Geoffrey Vos, Master of the Rolls, recently published

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

International Litigation & Arbitration North America Newsletter - July 2021

Welcome to the July 2021 issue of the International Litigation and Arbitration Newsletter. This newsletter is an electronic bi-monthly publication

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Transparency 1 - 0 Confidentiality? Ashley Cukier on Manchester City v The Premier League in the Court of Appeal

The Court of Appeal this week handed down its decision in Manchester City Football Club Ltd v The Football Association Premier League & Ors 2021

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Demystifying the costs of arbitration

One of the most recurrent criticisms of arbitration is its cost. However, the cost of arbitration must be put in context, considering its benefits

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Civil Justice Council publishes report on compulsory alternative dispute resolution

The Civil Justice Council published a report last week (dated June 2021) concluding that ADR can be made compulsory for parties to a civil dispute

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:00 PM

Desmitificando la onerosidad del arbitraje como alternativa para la solución de controversias

Una de las críticas mas recurrentes respecto del arbitraje es su coste. Sin embargo, el coste del arbitraje debe ser puesto en contexto, teniendo en

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:52 AM

An interview with Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP discussing dispute resolution in United States

The appellate litigation has largely focused on questions about the requisites for the enforcement of agreements to arbitrate, the kinds of claims

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:47 AM

An interview with Seladore Legal discussing dispute resolution in United Kingdom

"Where a commercial dispute cannot otherwise be resolved, litigation and arbitration continue to be the main forms of dispute resolution in England

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:43 AM

An interview with CETINKAYA discussing dispute resolution in Turkey

The most popular dispute resolution methods for commercial disputes or disputes that arise from any private law relations in Turkey are mediation

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 8:39 AM

An interview with Squire Patton Boggs discussing dispute resolution in Spain

Litigation firstly and arbitration otherwise are the most popular methods in Spai

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with Norton Rose Fulbright discussing dispute resolution in Russia

Russian parties largely prefer litigation before Russian courts

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with Birkway B.V. discussing dispute resolution in Netherlands

In commercial and corporate matters, there are a range of dispute resolution methods

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with CMS Pasquier Ciulla Marquet Pastor Svara & Gazo discussing dispute resolution in Monaco

The most popular dispute resolution method for clients in Monaco is, undoubtedly

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with Leal Isla & Horváth discussing dispute resolution in Mexico

In numbers, litigation is the most common dispute resolution method in Mexico. This includes commercial disputes. We believe

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with Ferbrache & Farrell LLP discussing dispute resolution in Guernsey

Litigation continues to be the most popular dispute resolution method for clients involved in a dispute that is to be determined in Guernsey

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 7:09 AM

An interview with E Morace & Company discussing dispute resolution in Italy

Recourse to courts still appears to be the most popular method by companies and individuals having a dispute in Italy. In other words, judicial

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 4:10 AM

An interview with Campbells discussing dispute resolution in Cayman Islands

"Litigation remains by far the most common form of dispute resolution used in the Cayman Islands to settle commercial disputes. Proceedings are

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