Latham & Watkins outline some key consideration to keep in mind when considering Chinese-related arbitrations, including: the Chinese Court system; enforcement prospects of interim measures is enhanced if arbitration is conducted in the PRC; the unenforceability of ad hoc and UNCITRAL arbitrations in the PRC; the desirability of ICC arbitrations to be seated outside of mainland China; and the prohibition against two PRC legal persons arbitrating outside mainland China.
About Phillip Rompotis
Phillip practices as a barrister and arbitrator in Hong Kong. He has over 25 years’ litigation and arbitration experience in commercial disputes relating to construction & engineering, financial services, joint venture & shareholders agreements, technology, trusts, property and landlord & tenant. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators, and a member of various lists/panels of arbitrators.View