Arbitration News from Malaysia

Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook 2021-2022 – Malaysia

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A. LEGISLATION AND RULES A.1       Legislation International arbitration in Malaysia continues to be governed by the Arbitration Act 2005, to which no legislative amendment has been...

Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook 2020-2021 – Malaysia

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MALAYSIA Eddie Chuah A. LEGISLATION AND RULES A.1       Legislation International arbitration in Malaysia continues to be governed by the Arbitration Act 2005 (“Act”), to which no legislative amendment...

Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook 2019-2020 – Malaysia

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MALAYSIA Eddie Chuah A. LEGISLATION AND RULES A.1      Legislation The law and practice of arbitration in Malaysia continue to be governed by the Arbitration Act 2005 ("Act") with...

Malaysia: The consideration to set aside an arbitral award

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

U.S. Second Circuit Confirms Annulled Award Cannot Be Enforced

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Two years after its noted decision enforcing an annulled award in the Pemex case, the Second Circuit again took up the issue of enforcement...

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

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

TPP text released: Investment Chapter

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The much awaited text of the TPP has been released.  As anticipated, the Investment Chapter (Chapter 9) sets out protections for investors of each...

TPP: ISDS included in the final deal

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Agreement has been reached on the long-awaited Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The TPP is a free trade agreement between 12 Pacific Rim nations, including Australia,...

Comparative Chart of International Arbitration Rules

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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...

Arbitration News from Asia-Pacific

Singapore: Tribunal not bound by precise terms of parties’ pleadings and submissions

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It is trite that an arbitral tribunal has no jurisdiction to decide any issue that has not been submitted to arbitration, and that the...

The Federal Court of Australia decided on whether to recognise or enforce an award...

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Australian Courts continue to take an arbitration friendly approach to applications to recognise and enforce foreign awards. In EBJ21 v EB021, the Federal Court of...

Now available: International Arbitration Yearbook 2021-2022

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We are pleased to announce that the latest edition of the Baker McKenzie International Arbitration Yearbook is now available. This 15th edition looks at key...

Myths Debunked: Preferences for Arbitration and Litigation

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No training programme for first year arbitration associates is complete without an exploration of the advantages of arbitration versus litigation. Young lawyers learn the...

Hong Kong Court of Appeal confirms presumption against taking bills of exchange into arbitration

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The case of T v W reinforces the important principle that bills of exchange have a legal life of their own, separate from the...

Singapore: Court of Appeal sets aside arbitral award for breach of natural justice

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The Court of Appeal in CAJ v. CAI SGCA 102 has upheld an earlier High Court decision to set aside part of an...

Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 2018-2019 Edition 

Click here for the chapter on Malaysia in the 2018-2019 Arbitration Yearbook.

 

Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 2017-2018 Edition

Click here for the chapter on Malaysia in the 2017-2018 Arbitration Yearbook.