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English High Court Gives Guidance on Disclosure and Use of Arbitral Secretaries in Applications to Remove Arbitrators

By |May 22nd, 2017|

The following article is taken from Debevoise & Plimpton. Click here to go the original article.

Client Update, 6 April 2017
www.debevoise.com
In two recently released and anonymised decisions, Popplewell J gave his reasons for dismissing two applications under s.24 (1)(d)(i) of the Arbitration Act 1996 (the “Act”), arising from the same facts, for: (a) disclosure of documents in support of an […]

SIAC Announces Appointment of New Board and Court Members

By |May 16th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC).

15 May 2017

The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of new members to its Board of Directors and Court of Arbitration with effect from 1 April 2017.

Three new Directors have been appointed to SIAC’s Board under the chairmanship of Mr Davinder Singh, SC. […]

The Next Chapter in the Evolution of Singapore’s Legal Landscape: 3rd Party Funding

By |May 16th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Bird & Bird. Click here to go the original article.

Singapore has come a long way in establishing herself as a focal point for regional and international commercial arbitration and, in fact, ranks amongst the top 5 preferred international arbitration centres in the world, alongside Hong Kong, London, Paris and Geneva¹.

October 2016 saw the […]

Lawyers must raise their game to stay ahead of the times: Shanmugam

By |May 9th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Singapore Law Watch. Click here to go the original article.

Source TODAY
Date 21 Apr 2017
Author Valerie Koh

In the past, law firms could charge clients according to the headcount on their team. Now in the digital age, where artificial intelligence and algorithms can substitute a lawyer and obliterate geographical borders, lawyers will have to […]

Arbitration pioneer Alvin Yeo offers tip to young lawyers

By |April 18th, 2017|

The following article is taken from The Straits Times. Click here to go to the original article.

PUBLISHED MAR 27, 2017, 5:00 AM SGT | UPDATED MAR 27, 2017, 1:16 PM | K.C. VijayanSenior Law Correspondent

Whether it is handling the decade- long Susan Lim court saga or a $250 million arbitration spat involving firms backed by famed Malaysian and Indonesian […]

SMU is Champion at the 10th Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot and the Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot

By |April 11th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Singapore Management University (SMU). Click here to go to the original article.

27 Mar 2017

SMU has become the first Singapore University to win the Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot after emerging champions in the final round held in Germany on 11 March 2017. The SMU team was also awarded the Gary Born Award […]

SIAC Announces All-Time Record Numbers for 2016

By |April 4th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC). Click here to go to the original article.

10 March 2017

The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the official release of its 2016 Annual Report.

2016 saw SIAC receiving the highest number of administered cases and administering the largest aggregate sum in dispute of USD11.72 billion […]

Supreme Court of India Upholds Validity of Appellate Arbitration Clauses

By |March 20th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Kluwer Arbitration Blog. Click here to go to the original article.

Shivansh Jolly (Gujarat National Law University, India)

Appellate arbitration clauses provide for an appellate mechanism against an award rendered between the concerned parties by subjecting the dispute through another arbitration to eliminate all potential errors and obtain correction of the same. Not all […]

First Time PRC Court Recognizes a Foreign Judgment Based on Principle of Reciprocity

By |March 14th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Baker McKenzie. Click here to go to the original article.

On 9 December 2016, the Nanjing Intermediate People’s Court (Jiangsu Court) handed down a decision recognizing and enforcing a civil judgment made by the Singapore High Court (Nanjing IPC Decision) based on the principle of reciprocity. This is a landmark development and is the […]

The 2017 ICAC International Arbitration Rules Released

By |March 6th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Kluwer Arbitration Blog. Click here to go to the original article.
Rustem Karimullin (Karimullin Law Firm)/February 13, 2017
Arbitration has become a preferred method for the resolution of international commercial disputes in Russia, mostly thanks to the activities of the Moscow-based International Commercial Arbitration Court (“ICAC“, the Russian acronym “MKAS“) at the RF Chamber […]