Multi-tiered dispute resolution clauses: a reminder of the Court of Appeal’s split decision

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The dispute resolution clause is often referred to as the "midnight clause" as it is commonly reviewed at the 11th hour of the contract negotiations.  As a result, many dispute resolution clauses, particularly arbitration...

Florida district court holds that Federal Arbitration Act grounds for vacatur are inapplicable to...

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Corporación AIC SA v. Hidroelectrica Santa Rita SA, No. 19-20294-CV (S.D. Fla. Apr. 16, 2020) Corporación AIC, S.A. ("Petitioner") and Hidroelectrica Santa Rita, S.A. ("Respondent") entered into an Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreement (the "Contract")....

Australian court enforces foreign arbitral award made in People’s Republic of China

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In the recent decision of Tianjin Jishengtai Investment Consulting Partnership Enterprise v Huang FCA 767, the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) determined that an award made in the People’s Republic of China by...

9th Baltic Arbitration Days 2020

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The 9th Baltic Arbitration Days will be held in Riga, Latvia at the Dzintari Concert Hall in Jurmala and the Riga World Trading Center. The two day event is sponsored by Klauberg Baltics and...

New York’s highest court holds that arbitration panel did not exceed its authority by...

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Am. Int'l Spec. Lines Ins. Co. v. Allied Capital Corp., No. 23 (N.Y. Apr. 30, 2020) Allied Capital Corporation and its affiliate Ciena Capital LLC (collectively, the "insureds") reached a settlement with the federal...

Fifth Circuit affirms dismissal of damages claims against arbitrators and the American Arbitration Association;...

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Texas Brine Co. v. Am. Arbitration Assc., No. 18-CV-31184 (5th Cir. Apr. 7, 2020) Texas Brine Co. LLC ("Plaintiff") sued the American Arbitration Association ("AAA") and two allegedly compromised arbitrators, Anthony M. DiLeo and...

The Swedish Court of Appeal again rejects Spain’s request of a preliminary ruling from...

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In May 2018, Spain requested the set-aside of an arbitral award in front of the Swedish Svea Court of Appeal. In the award, the SCC tribunal had granted the Luxembourg company, Novenergia, EUR 53.3...

Arbitration Statistics 2019- How did arbitration institutions fare in 2019?

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The International Chamber of Commerce ("ICC") recently published its full statistical report for the year 2019, which revealed a slight increase in the number of arbitration cases registered with the ICC's International Court of...

The International commercial chamber of the Paris Court of Appeal confirmed in its first...

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Paris Court of Appeal, 25 February 2020, No 19/1507575; 19/15816; 19/15817; 1915818; 15/819 The International commercial chamber of the Paris Court of Appeal has recently issued its very first decision since its creation in February...

Second Circuit holds that section 1782 discovery is not available in aid of private...

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In Re Application of Hanwei Guo for an Order to Take Discovery for Use in a Foreign Proceeding Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782 (2d Cir. Case No. 19-781, July 8, 2020). Section 1782 of...

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