Arbitration News from Indonesia

Comparison of the ICC, UNCITRAL, SIAC, KLRCA, VIAC BANI, and other arbitration rules

Get a quick comparison of commonly used arbitration rules in the ASEAN region in this Chart of Arbitral Institutions. We have refreshed our chart...

Indonesia: The End of Bilateral Investment Treaties?

Foreign investors into Indonesia have taken note of the following brief paragraphs posted on the website of the Embassy of the Netherlands (see http://indonesia.nlembassy.org/news/2014/03/bilateral-investment-treaty%5B2%5D.html...

Comparative Chart of International Arbitration Rules

International arbitration rules are compared in this Chart of Arbitral Institutions. Arbitration rules that are analysed include ICC Rules 2012, KLRCA Rules (Malaysia), VIAC rules...

Indonesia: Friendly or not?

Fifteen years after Indonesia’s arbitration legislation entered into force, Andi Kadir of Hadiputranto Hadinoto & Partners, member firm of Baker & McKenzie in Jakarta,...

Indonesia: The risks of enforcing foreign awards

According to SIAC's 2012 annual report, more than 10 per cent of the 235 new cases filed with the institution in that year involved...

Arbitration News from Asia-Pacific

Hong Kong Court Dismisses Claim of Crown Immunity by Chinese State-Owned Enterprise

The Hong Kong Court of First Instance, in TNB Fuel Services Sdn Bhd v. China National Coal Group Corporation (08/06/2017, HCCT23/2015) ("TNB Case"), has...

The Globalization of International Arbitration

A. Introduction International arbitration is often referred to as the area of globalization “par excellence.” Indeed, it is the preferred means of dispute resolution for...

Post M&A Disputes: Breach of Indemnification Clauses in M&A Contract

Indemnification clauses are common in share purchase agreements ("SPA"). Post M&A disputes frequently concern alleged breaches of such clauses. These disputes raise difficult questions...

EU Court thwarts prompt ratification of EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement

In a legal Opinion handed down on 16 May 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") declared that the free trade...

US court confirms international arbitral award against non-signatory.

Petitioner, Trina Solar US, Inc. ("Trina"), is a California company that manufactures and sells solar panels. In 2012, Trina began negotiations with Respondents, Australia-based...

 Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 10th Anniversary Edition 2016-2017 

Click here for the chapter on Indonesia in the 2016-2017 Arbitration Yearbook.