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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots Series (5): Multi-Tier and Unilateral Arbitration Clauses

In Part 4 of our Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots Series, we considered how a properly drafted dispute resolution clause can give parties an appropriate dispute resolution mechanism which allows for an enforceable decision and avoids costly and time consuming … Continue reading

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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots Series (4): ADR and Dispute Resolution Clauses

Managing Disputes at the Drafting Stage In Part 1 of this Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots series, we mentioned the importance of managing disputes from as early as the contract drafting stage. We considered that parties should ensure an accurate … Continue reading

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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots Series (3): Termination and Post-termination rights

Earlier in this series, we examined issues arising out of pre-contractual negotiations as well as governance and change control mechanisms. Invariably, all contracts come to an end, whether because (a) parties have fallen out and can no longer cooperate with … Continue reading

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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots (2): Governances and Change Control Procedures

Part 2 of our ongoing Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots Series discusses issues relating to the performance of technology and outsourcing contracts. It examines governance and change issues including: Effective service descriptions; Effective cooperation between parties Variation orders and clauses; … Continue reading

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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots (1): Pre-Contractual Negotiations

Part 1 of our technology and outsourcing hot spots series discusses some of the more relevant issues relating to pre-project scoping and in particular: the need to be explicit in setting out the scope of work; issues of marketing puff; … Continue reading

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Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots

One of the areas powering Singapore’s economic growth and development as a hub is in the sphere of Information and Communications Technology (ICT or infocomms for short). It is a key contributor to Singapore’s economy with revenues for the industry … Continue reading

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WIPO Survey on Tech Arbitration

Readers of our blog who have been following our Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots series would already have read about some of the pertinent issues which arise out of technology and outsourcing agreements including pre-contractual negotiations, governance and change control … Continue reading

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Medirest Case Update: English Court of Appeal narrows obligation to cooperate in good faith

We previously discussed the case of Compass Group UK and Ireland Ltd (t/a Medirest) v Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust, [2012] EWHC 781 (QB) as part of our Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots series. In particular, we highlighted the case … Continue reading

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Arbitration India: Technology, Media & Telecommunications

The SIAC, in conjunction with the Confederation of Indian Industry, will be jointly organising a seminar titled “Arbitration India: Technology, Media & Telecommunications” on Friday, 26 April 2013 in New Delhi, India. The seminar will examine the challenges for the … Continue reading

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Our Article at Korean Arbitration Review

We are pleased to announced that our article on Technology and Outsourcing Hot Spots has been published in the second edition of the Korean Arbitration  Review (“KAR“). The KAR is published by the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (“KCAB“), which is … Continue reading

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