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Arbitrability Exception Struck Down

Wed, 2019-02-06 17:10
International trends continue to favour the promotion of arbitration, with courts holding that intervention into the arbitral process should be limited where possible.

New World Order? The Disclosure Pilot Comes into Effect

Wed, 2019-01-16 11:24
On 1 January 2019, the new two-year disclosure pilot in the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales came into effect.

An Official Exception to Functus Officio: American Arbitrators Can Alter Their Own Ambiguous Awards

Wed, 2018-12-19 14:53
The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals joined the Third, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Ninth Circuits to recognize a formal exception to the doctrine of functus officio

Jurisdiction is, well, Jurisdiction: in Up v Hungary the ICSID Arbitral Tribunal Refuses to Follow Achmea

Thu, 2018-11-22 14:45
The decision of the European Court of Justice in Slovak Republic v. Achmea BV held that intra-EU bilateral investment treaties are incompatible with European Union Law.

Fast forward: When to seek early resolution of issues in International Commercial Arbitrations

Thu, 2018-11-08 10:26
Arbitral institutional rules have been developing in a way to encourage parties to deal with substantive issues on a preliminary basis.