Baker McKenzie review China’s Supreme People’s Court Provisions on Issues related to Enforcement of Arbitral Awards by the People’s Courts, which became effective on March 1, 2018. The authors note that the Provisions are applicable to the enforcement of arbitral awards rendered by Chinese arbitral institutions in China under the PRC Arbitration Law but not to those made outside mainland China; the latter remain to be handled in accordance with the New York Convention or the bilateral arrangements between PRC and Hong Kong, Macau or Taiwan.
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