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The Show Must Go On: Alternative Dispute Resolution and Litigation During COVID-19 in Australia

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Dispute resolution mechanisms are still open to resolve disputes in these unprecedented times. Various forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), including mediation, are being...

Renewable energy: protection of investments through arbitration

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Investment in renewable energies is a vital part of the global strategy to address climate change. Many States provide strong support and incentives to...

International Arbitration Yearbook, 13th Edition – now available!

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We are pleased to announce that the latest edition of the Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook is now available. This year, in recognition of...

Australian court enforces ICSID awards against Spain

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The Federal Court of Australia (FCA) has enforced two ICSID awards against the Kingdom of Spain (Spain) in Eiser Infrastructure Ltd v Kingdom of...

The Rinehart case: to stay or not to stay

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Introduction The courts are often requested to enforce an arbitration agreement by granting a stay of court proceedings.  A stay application may be made...

Singapore Court of Appeal rules that “arbitration in Shanghai” naturally refers to arbitral seat

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The Singapore Court of Appeal recently reversed the ruling of the Singapore High Court in BNA v BNB and Another ( SGCA 84). It found...

India’s Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act 2019 comes into force

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On 9 August 2019, the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act 2019 (“the Amendment Act”) came into force in India. The legislative changes introduced by...

Singapore Court of Appeal rules that an arbitral award made in the wrong seat...

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The Singapore Court of Appeal ("SGCA") recently ruled in ST Group Co Ltd and others v Sanum Investments Limited and another appeal SGCA 65...

The Year Ahead 2020 – developments in global litigation and arbitration

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We are pleased to inform you that The Year Ahead 2020 – our publication looking at key developments in global litigation and arbitration for...

Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook 2019-2020 – Vietnam

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VIETNAM Frederick Burke and Quach Minh Tri A. Legislation and rules A.1      Legislation Arbitration procedures in Vietnam continue to be mainly governed by Civil Procedure Code No. 92/2015/QH13,...