P.R.I.M.E. Finance—responding to a Notice of Arbitration
P.R.I.M.E. Finance—responding to a Notice of Arbitration

The following Arbitration guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • P.R.I.M.E. Finance—responding to a Notice of Arbitration

The P.R.I.M.E. Finance Arbitration Rules were revised in early 2016 (with the second edition dated 9 February 2016). The revised rules are available here and this Practice Note reflects the 2016 rules.

On receipt of a Notice of Arbitration (the Notice) under the P.R.I.M.E. Finance Arbitration Rules (the P.R.I.M.E. Rules), P.R.I.M.E. Finance will send a copy of the Notice with confirmation of the date the Notice was received to the respondent with an invitation to respond (art 3(1)).

In common with the UNCITRAL Rules, the P.R.I.M.E. Rules require a Response to the Notice of Arbitration (the Response) within 30 days of the date of the invitation to submit a response from P.R.I.M.E. Finance/PCA Registry (art 4). P.R.I.M.E. Finance/PCA Registry will send a copy of the response to the claimant.

The respondent may file the Response by:

  1. in person or by courier

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