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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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules 2012 are referred to as...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 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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In many jurisdictions, there are relatively few substantive differences between pursuing international arbitration or domestic arbitration...
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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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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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This Practice Note considers the following issues:•stay of court proceedings in favour of arbitration•granting anti-suit injunctions by the Australian...
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Produced in partnership with Jo Delaney of Baker McKenzie 8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers anti-suit injunctions (or ASI(s)) issued by the courts of England and Wales (England and English are used as shorthand)...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 1st Apr
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A party may wish to obtain an anti-arbitration injunction where an arbitration has been commenced by a counterparty in breach of an agreed dispute...
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Produced in partnership with Simmons & Simmons 1st Apr
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This Practice Note considers issues relating to arbitral tribunal jurisdiction under Russian law.Note: the Russian court judgments referred to in this...
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Produced in partnership with Lidings 29th Mar
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This Practice Note considers the availability of anti-suit injunctions in support of arbitration from New York courts. References to US judgments are...
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Produced in partnership with Carlos Ramos-Mrosovsky of Alston & Bird 19th Mar
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The framework for international arbitration in CanadaCanada has adopted the 1985 United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Model...
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Produced in partnership with George Karayannides of Clyde & Co 19th Mar
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Arbitration is a popular dispute resolution mechanism in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and this is reflected in the UAE courts’ deference towards...
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Produced in partnership with Sholto Hanvey and Nazanin Aleyaseen of K&L Gates 17th Mar
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Singapore’s dual arbitration regimeSingapore has a dual arbitration regime (as discussed in Dalian Hualiang Enterprise Group Co Ltd v Louis Dreyfus...
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Produced in partnership with Shaun Lee and Low Zhe Ning of Bird & Bird ATMD LLP 16th Mar
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Challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal pre-award—the Singapore Arbitration Act and the Singapore International Arbitration ActSingapore has a...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Doraisamy, Andrew Lee and Nicole Kwan of Peter Doraisamy LLC 16th Mar
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This Practice Note considers challenges to the jurisdiction of arbitral tribunals under the Arbitration Law of the People’s Republic of China (PRC)...
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Produced in partnership with Arthur Dong of AnJie Law Firm 12th Mar
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This Practice Note considers challenges to the jurisdiction of arbitral tribunals under the Indian Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 (ACA 1996),...
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Produced in partnership with Moazzam Khan of Nishith Desai Associates and Shweta Sahu of Nishith Desai Associates 12th Mar
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This Practice Note considers matters of tribunal jurisdiction under Swedish law.Tribunal’s power to determine its own jurisdictionIf a party to an...
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Produced in partnership with Jesper Tiberg of Westerberg 10th Mar
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This Practice Note considers the laws an arbitral tribunal should apply when making its substantive award, and what rules it should follow to...
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Produced in partnership with Giles Robertson of Fountain Court 10th Mar
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This Practice Note sets out the procedure for challenging the jurisdiction of arbitral tribunals in French courts and the French perspective on...
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Produced in partnership with Xavier Nyssen, partner, and Emile Hu, associate, international arbitration, Dechert LLP 9th Mar
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This Practice Note considers challenging arbitral jurisdiction and the availability of anti-suit relief under Austrian law.Note: The decisions of the...
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Produced in partnership with Dr Andres Reiner and Tamara Manasijevic of ARP (Vienna) 9th Mar
Precedents
Claimant[[insert number of witness statement eg First]] witness statement of [Insert witness name]Exhibits: [Insert exhibit reference]Date on which...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 5th Mar
Precedents
This Precedent claim form, with accompanying Drafting Notes, is for making an anti-suit injunction application to restrai...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 5th Mar
Precedents
Claim No: [Insert details]In the high court of justicebusiness and property courts of england and walesCommercial court (QBD)ORClaim No: [Insert...
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Produced in partnership with Latham & Watkins 5th Mar

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