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Summary of Arbitral Rules

This table can provide a general overview only. The rules listed may not be applicable in all circumstances. Where rules distinguish between domestic and...

Malaysia: The consideration to set aside an arbitral award

The ambiguous legal position of the grounds to set aside an arbitral award since the Arbitration Act 2005 came into force has finally been...

International Arbitration Yearbook, 11th Edition – now available!

We are pleased to announce that the eleventh edition of The Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook is now available. Leading lawyers of the Firm’s International Arbitration Practice...

SPC Provisions sheds light on enforcement of arbitral awards

China's Supreme People's Court ("SPC") recently issued the SPC Provisions on Issues related to Enforcement of Arbitral Awards by the People's Courts (the "Provisions"),...

Singapore International Commercial Court to have jurisdiction over litigation related to international commercial arbitration

On 9 January 2018, the Singapore Parliament passed amendments relating to the Singapore International Commercial Court ("SICC"). The Supreme Court of Judicature (Amendment) Bill (No....

SPC’s New Judicial Interpretations Strengthens Protection of Domestic Arbitral Awards

China's Supreme People's Court ("SPC") recently issued two pieces of judicial interpretations, namely, the Provisions of the Supreme People's Court on Certain Issues Related...

LCIA Updates Guidelines on Tribunal Secretaries

Overview Following debate within the arbitration community regarding the proper scope of the role of a tribunal secretary and a series of challenges to arbitral...

New Arbitration Provisions Confirm that IP Disputes are Arbitrable in Hong Kong

On 1 January 2018, new provisions in the Arbitration Ordinance have come into force to confirm that all disputes relating to intellectual property rights...

Getting Your Arbitral Award Paid: Twenty-Five Practical Pointers for Success

The ultimate objective of a party seeking damages in an arbitration is usually to get paid.  This article offers twenty-five practical tips for achieving...

Hong Kong Court continues injunction in aid of foreign arbitral proceedings despite delay in...

The Hong Kong courts have the power to grant interim relief in Hong Kong in aid of arbitral or court proceedings commenced in a...