Part I of a Trilogy: State measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

0
States around the world have adopted measures in reaction to the unprecedented nature and scale of the COVID-19 pandemic to curb the spread of coronavirus, ensure healthcare systems are not overrun and, more recently,...

Young IMA Conference and Moscow Vis Pre Moot

0
The Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration is pleased to announce the XII Moscow Pre-Moot for the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. The Moscow Pre-Moot will take place online on 12-14 March 2021. The Pre-Moot...

Baker McKenzie & WBCSD ESG Litigation Event

0
Join Baker McKenzie and WBCSD (World Business Council for Sustainable Development) on Thursday 25th February in an interactive webinar to understand the complexities of ESG-related risks and to better mitigate litigation risks associated with...

Revision of form requirements for an arbitration clause in Swiss international arbitration law

0
Switzerland has revised its international arbitration law during summer 2020. The revised provisions of the 12th Chapter of the Private International Law Act ("PILA") entered into force on January 1, 2021. The article at...

New Defence raised during Closing Submissions – Arbitral Award set aside for Breach of...

0
In brief The principles of natural justice in the context of international arbitration are well established. Every party has the fundamental right to be heard - i.e. the right to present its case, and the...

CAS arbitration clause improper under EU law? The General Court of the EU disagrees

0
The General Court of the European Union ("Court"), in case no. T-93/18 between the International Skating Union ("ISU") and the European Commission ("EC"), had to address the question whether the arbitration rules of ISU...

CAM-CCBC Arbitration Center established Emergency Arbitrator and Expedited Procedure

0
The Center for Arbitration and Mediation of the Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Canada (CAM-CCBC), which is the largest Brazilian arbitration institution, has recently enacted two resolutions implementing significant developments: Resolution 44/2020 on emergency arbitrators and...

Swiss Supreme Court upholds the request for revision of an arbitral award based on...

0
In a recent decision published on 15 January 2021, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court ("SFSC")  upheld a request for revision of an arbitral award of the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport ("CAS") regarding...

German Federal Court of Justice applies CISG to validity of the arbitration agreement

0
The arbitration agreement is a separate agreement from the substantive agreement (= doctrine of separability). As a result, the arbitration agreement can be governed by a different law from substantive agreement. What law governs...

District court finds it lacks personal jurisdiction over Defendant where parties explicitly agreed that...

0
CleanSpark Inc. v. Discover Growth Fund, LLC, No. 20-cv-6164 (S.D.N.Y. Sept. 9, 2020) In 2018 and 2019, CleanSpark, Inc. ("CleanSpark") and Discover Growth Fund, LLC ("Discover") entered into a pair of securities purchase agreements...

Popular Articles

All Time Favorites