US Court holds that service providing actual notice of arbitration-related court proceeding is sufficient...

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TVL Int'l, LLC v. Zheijiang Shenghui Lighting Co., No. 3:19-CV-00393-RJC-DCK (W.D.N.C. Feb. 2, 2021)  In 2014, Plaintiff TVL International, LLC ("TVL"), a Delaware corporation, and Defendants Zheijiang Shenghui Lighting Co., Ltd. ("Zheijiang"), a Chinese LED...

The Future of Disputes in Asia Pacific

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a profound impact on businesses, companies have started to look at the medium- to long-term implications of this crisis. We have seen how various industries are embracing...

Recent Dubai Cassation Court Judgment on reference to the arbitration clause in a FIDIC...

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The Dubai Court of Cassation has recently issued a judgment that tackles the effect of incorporating arbitration clauses by means of referring to the general conditions of FIDIC contract including the arbitration clause therein. In...

District court confirms arbitration award of $2 million in fees and costs to prevailing...

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Cognac Ferrand S.A.S. v. Mystique Brands LLC, No. 20 Civ. 5933 (S.D.N.Y. Jan. 31, 2021) In 2008, Petitioner and Cross-Respondent Cognac Ferrand S.A.S ("Ferrand"), a French producer of liquor and spirits, entered into an...

Higher Regional Court Frankfurt holds that Achmea-decision is transferable to arbitration clauses in other...

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In its Achmea-decision, the ECJ decided that EU member states must not settle their disputes in arbitration proceedings agreed upon in bilateral intra-EU investment treaties (here: the BIT between the Netherlands and Slovakia) (see https://globalarbitrationnews.com/ecj-stops-investment-arbitration-intra-eu/)....

Ninth Circuit Court denies motion to compel arbitration under federal equitable estoppel law

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Setty v. Shrinivas Sugandhalaya LLP, No. 18-35573 (9th Cir. Jan. 20, 2021) In 1999, brothers Balkrishna and Nagraj Setty signed a Partnership Deed agreeing to joint ownership interest of their late father's incense manufacturing...

Energy Charter Treaty and EU law – the Advocate General’s opinion calling for broadening...

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On March 3, 2021 the Advocate General issued its opinion in the proceedings before the Court of Justice of the EU ("CJEU") under case file no. C-741/19 ("Opinion") in favour of the CJEU's jurisdiction...

The limits of consent in multi-party arbitration agreements

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Certain arbitration rules, such as Article 22.1(vii) of the London Court of International Arbitration Rules (“LCIA Rules 2014”), provide for a “forced joinder.” This empowers an arbitral tribunal to order a consenting third party...

Arbitration in Asia- an arbitration handbook for Russian in-house counsels

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We are happy to present to you Arbitration in Asia, an arbitration handbook for Russian in-house counsels, co-authored by Jay Patrick R. Santiago, a senior associate in Quisumbing Torres, a member firm of Baker...

New Brazilian Bid and Public Contracts Act fosters the use of arbitration

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Brazilian Law 14.133 was published on April 1st, 2021, introducing a new regime for private parties to bid and enter into contracts with Brazilian state-controlled entities. Among other issues, the new Brazilian "Public Contracts...

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