Arbitration under the HK Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609

Arbitration under the HK Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 guidance:

Arbitration in Hong Kong The Getting the Deal Through (GtDT) guide for Hong Kong is presented in Q&A format. The questions are set out below. The guide for 2019 can be...

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UNDER REVIEW: While already reflecting the following developments at a high-level, this Practice Note is being reviewed following the announcement that the...

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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Conflicts of interest in arbitration—challenges to arbitral appointments. What are the general...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on document production in international arbitration proceedings. It addresses the two main forms of document production...

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This Practice Note provides information on the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)’s background and structure. Guidance on arbitration pursuant to the...

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Where one party has commenced arbitral proceedings in breach of an agreed dispute resolution process, such as where the arbitration has been commenced in the wrong seat...

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This Practice Note sets out the general procedure for applying for leave to appeal an arbitral award to the Hong Kong court on a question of law where parties have opted...

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This Practice Note sets out the relevant test the Hong Kong court applies where parties have opted in, or are deemed to have opted in, to the relevant provisions of...

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Appointing the tribunal is arguably the most important consideration in any arbitration. Not only does the tribunal rule on the substantive merits of the dispute, it...

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Assessment of amount of costs to be awarded As discussed in the Practice Note: HK—costs under the Arbitration Ordinance, the tribunal has complete discretion, absent any...

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The Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 (AO) affords the parties significant autonomy in determining the conduct of the arbitration proceedings. The AO contains certain...

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The Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 (AO) contains numerous provisions regarding the conduct of proceedings, including as to the place of arbitration. Those provisions...

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This Practice Note gives guidance on making an application to the Hong Kong court to set aside arbitral awards under section 81 of the Arbitration Ordinance (Cap 609)...

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STOP PRESS: The Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal in Astro Nusantara International BV v PT Ayunda Prima Mitra [2018] HKCFA 12, granted Lippo’s appeal and directed that the...

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Overview of challenging arbitral jurisdiction pre-award During the typical course of an arbitration, the parties to the arbitration may raise a range of objections in...

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This Practice Note considers the categories of serious irregularity on which an application challenging an arbitral award for serious irregularity may be brought where...

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