English CA Provides Clear Guidance on Law Governing Arbitration Agreements

英国法院仲裁协议法律指导
In an important decision the English Court of Appeal clarifies an issue that has vexed courts for some time – the relative weight to be given to the law of the seat and the law of the main contract, where they differ, in determining the proper law of the arbitration agreement.

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UK Court Refuses Anti-Suit Injunction Against Non-Party

法院拒绝针对非当事人的反起诉令
The English Court considers an application for the continuance of an anti-suit injunction against a non-party to an arbitration agreement, based on the non-party pursuing proceedings in Russia which raised overlapping issues to those which were the subject of the arbitration.

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English High Court Grants Anti-Suit Injunction in Insurance Dispute

英国法院在保险纠纷中授予反诉讼禁令
The English High Court considers an insurance policy containing “service of suit” provisions and continues an anti-suit injunction against the defendant on the basis that it was satisfied that the parties had agreed to submit their dispute to London arbitration.

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HK Court Grants Anti-Suit Injunction as Interim Measure

香港法院发出禁制令
The HK High Court grants an anti-suit injunction to restrain court proceedings on the Mainland, confirming that the relief is an “interim measure” within the terms of s.35 and s.45 of the Ordinance (and Article 17 of the Model Law).

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