Friendly discussions: risk management in standard contracts

iron oreTwo recent decisions under the Arbitration Act 1996 (AA 1996) have raised the question of whether contractual provisions for pre-dispute settlement negotiations are enforceable.

Melanie Ashworth, lawyer in the LexisPSL Commercial team and Catherine Reeves, lawyer in the LexisPSL Arbitration team, consider these two decisions and how future disputes can be pre-empted in their latest post on the Dispute Resolution blog.

Read the full post here.

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