Herbert Smith Freehills review that UK Supreme Court’s decision in the long-standing Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation case, overturning the Court of Appeal’s decision requiring NNPC to provide US$ 100m in security while the case was remitted to the Commercial Court to decide on IPCO’s challenges to enforcement of an award.
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