English Court Stays Award Enforcement Proceedings And Orders Security

英国法院暂缓执行仲裁裁决和命令安全
The English High Court stays enforcement proceedings in England under s.103(5) of the Arbitration Act in favour of pending set aside proceedings and orders the party resisting enforcement to provide security for the award.

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HK Court Rejects Serious Irregularity Ground Of Appeal In Tunnel Dispute

香港法院拒绝就隧道纠纷提起上诉
The HK Court dismisses an application for setting aside and remission of awards on the grounds of serious irregularity and alleged failure to present case, with a helpful restatement of the applicable legal principles.

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Non-Parties to Arbitration – The View On Claiming “Through Or Under”

非仲裁方–主张“直通”或“直通”的观点
Albert Monichino QC deals with the Australian approach to the ability of third parties to claim ‘through or under’ an arbitration agreement, concluding that the dissenting approach in Reinhart, which respects privity of contract, is to be preferred.

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International Arbitration Newsletter No.3

In addition to the usual IA updates from around the globe, we highlight two cases, a HK CA decision dealing with a stay application in the context of insolvency proceedings, the other from Singapore refusing an extension of time to bring a setting aside application under Article 34 of the Model Law.

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HK CA Considers Insolvency Proceedings And Arbitration

In But Ka Chon, the CA suggested that the approach in Lasmos – that a petition to wind up a company should generally be dismissed where the contract contains an arbitration clause – propounded an overly one-sided approach to the discretion to set aside a statutory demand.

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International Arbitration Newsletter No.2

This month, a series of cases from Malaysia dealing with injunctions, including to restrain the calling of performance bonds and the grant of an anti-arbitration injunction, as well as a review of the Rakna decision from Singapore, concerning the effects to enforcement of non-participation in the arbitration proceedings.

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