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It is considered a general principle that arbitration may be used to resolve almost any type of claim or dispute concerning legal rights. This has...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the key concept of the seat of an arbitration, with a particular focus on the law of England and Wales and Northern...
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Produced in partnership with Peter McQueen 12th Jan
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The IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration 2010 (the IBA Rules) are routinely adopted in international arbitration...
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Produced in partnership with 39 Essex Chambers 12th Jan
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): Many arbitral organisations have responded to the coronavirus pandemic with practical guidance and/or changes to their usual...
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Produced in partnership with Vinge 12th Jan
Precedents
Example Redfern scheduleSet out below is an example of a Redfern schedule of the type commonly used for the exchange of requests for documentation...
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Produced in partnership with Simmons & Simmons LLP 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides an introduction to arbitration and its key features, with a particular focus on arbitration under the law of England and...
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Produced in partnership with Simmons & Simmons LLP 12th Jan
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Note: some of the guidance in this Practice Note was developed from content originally produced in partnership with CMS.This Practice Note considers...
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Produced in partnership with Farrer & Co 12th Jan
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Maritime arbitration is a recognised branch of dispute resolution in international trade and commerce.Maritime affairs to which consensually agreed...
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Produced in partnership with Peter McQueen 12th Jan
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules 2012 are referred to as...
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9th Nov
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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the 5 May 2020 agreement by most EU Member States to terminate their intra-EU bilateral...
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Produced in partnership with Joe Tirado, Partner of Garrigues UK LLP and Elisa Vicente, Senior Associate of J&A Garrigues, S. L. P. 12th Jan
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Arbitrations arising from insurance and reinsurance disputes share many common features with other types of commercial arbitration. This Practice Note...
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Produced in partnership with Ralph Morley of 7KBW 12th Jan
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This Practice Note provides examples of two arbitration clauses or agreements (one for ad hoc arbitration and one for arbitration administered by the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to some of the key features of international arbitration. Practice Note: Arbitration—an introduction to...
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Produced in partnership with Thirty Nine Essex Street 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the doctrine of separability under the law of England and Wales (England and English are used as shorthand throughout)....
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9th Nov
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Parties to an arbitration may wish to make an application to the arbitral tribunal for an award to be made on a specific issue that forms part of the...
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Produced in partnership with CMS 12th Jan
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Arbitration clauses provide for disputes to be dealt with by an appointed arbitral tribunal and can arise in both domestic and international contexts....
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Produced in partnership with Peter McQueen 12th Jan

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This Practice Note considers applications to the courts of England and Wales (England and English are used as convenient shorthand) to stay litigation...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Robert Merkin, Leigh-Ann Mulcahy QC and Tetyana Nesterchuk of Fountain Court Chambers 13th Apr
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This Practice Note looks at the use of anti-enforcement injunctions or anti-enforcement orders. This is a form of injunctive relief available under...
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12th Apr
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Many contracts contain dispute resolution clauses which provide an alternative to a straightforward agreement to resolve any disputes that arise by...
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12th Apr
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AA 1996, s 68—what does the section provide?A party to arbitration proceedings may (on notice to the other parties and to the tribunal) apply to the...
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12th Apr
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On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. This Practice Note introduces:•the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
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Produced in partnership with Charlie Morgan of Herbert Smith Freehills 9th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Practical implications of West TankersIn summary, the effect of the West Tankers...
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to some of the jurisdictional issues that may arise in international arbitration proceedings and could...
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9th Apr
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When is a contract a void contract?A void contract is one that is wholly lacking in legal effect. A contract will be void where:•the parties contract...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers what damages may be available as remedy for claims in tort, including negligence claims.For general guidance on damages,...
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Produced in partnership with Lina Mattsson of Hardwicke Chambers 8th Apr
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This Practice Note should be considered in conjunction with:•Practice Note: Instructing an expert•Checklist—letter of instruction to expert•precedent:...
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8th Apr
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Defending a tort claim—general considerationsIn reality, many claims are ‘defended’ on the basis that the defendant either did not owe the claimant a...
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Produced in partnership with Aileen McErlean of Hardwicke Chambers 8th Apr
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This Practice Note on rules on interpreting contracts (agreements) (also known as construing or the construction of contracts and contractual terms)...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note discusses:•the effect of an insolvency process on pending court proceedings in which the debtor, bankrupt or insolvent company is a...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note provides a survey of the treatment of unilateral option clauses in the following jurisdictions: China, England and Wales, France,...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 8th Apr
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Unilateral option clauses definedUnilateral option clauses are dispute resolution clauses in agreements that grant one party or a group of parties...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 8th Apr
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the content of the arbitration agreement with particular focus on the position under English and Welsh law (England and...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note provides guidance on commencing arbitral proceedings under the Arbitration Act 1996 (AA 1996).Prior to starting the...
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8th Apr
Precedents
This confidentiality Agreement is made on [date]Parties1[Name of entity], a [type of entity] with [type of liability] incorporated under the laws of...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 8th Apr
Q&As
Contracts often contain dispute resolution clauses which provide an alternative to a straightforward agreement to resolve any disputes that arise by...
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