Starting an arbitration

Starting an arbitration guidance:

IN THE MATTER OF AN APPLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE HONG KONG ARBITRATION ORDINANCE (CAP 609) Between: [FULL NAME] CLAIMANT [INSERT REGISTERED NUMBER IF A COMPANY] and...

Precedents

Limitation and arbitration The Limitation Ordinance (Cap 347) (LO) and any other Hong Kong ordinance relating to the limitation of action applies to arbitrations as they...

Practice Note

Speed and efficiency are often important prerequisites when considering arbitration proceedings. While numerous international commercial arbitration institutional rules...

Practice Note

The Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 (AO) contains no provision for the joinder of third/additional parties to arbitration proceedings. It allows for arbitration...

Practice Note

IN THE MATTER OF AN ARBITRATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE HONG KONG ARBITRATION ORDINANCE (CAP 609) [[*Insert reference to applicable arbitration rules under the arbitration...

Precedents

The Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 (AO) does not contain express provisions requiring a receiving party to do anything. That said, it is common under most modern...

Practice Note

The Arbitration Ordinance, Chapter 609 (AO) makes no distinction between the service of arbitration claims locally or abroad. However, it is relatively prescriptive as to...

Practice Note

There are numerous practical and legal issues to be considered before embarking on arbitration proceedings under Hong Kong law. If not properly considered, a party’s...

Practice Note