Tag Archives: LCIA

Article in LCIA Newsletter Spring Edition

We are pleased to announce that our post on multi-tier and unilateral arbitration clauses has been picked by the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) and reproduced in an edited form in the LCIA Newsletter Spring Edition (Volume 18, Issue … Continue reading

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Pathological Arbitration Clauses

In a recent post, we wrote about the Singapore High Court case of HKL Group Co Ltd v Rizq International Holdings Pte Ltd, [2013] SGHCR 5 which involved a good example of how a badly drafted arbitration clause increases uncertainty, time and costs … Continue reading

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Jivraj v Hashwani: An Update

Our colleague, Ned Beale, based in our London office recently published an article in The Guardian about the aftermath of the case of Jivraj v Hashwani [2011] UKSC 40. The UK Supreme Court had overturned the decision of the English … Continue reading

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Seminar / Conference on International ADR in India and UK

The Law Society of England and Wales will be conducting a seminar/conference on International ADR in India and the UK on Monday, 8th October 2012 in Delhi, India.  Entitled “Unlocking Disputes: Common challenges, approaches and opportunities in India & the … Continue reading

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LCIA – Increase in Administrative Fees and Arbitrator’s Maximum Hourly Rate

With effect from 1 July 2012, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) will be increasing its registration fee for an arbitration under its auspices. The fee will be increased from £1,500 to £1,750. This fee is payable in advance … Continue reading

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ICCA Congress: the countdown begins…

On 10 June 2012 (one month today) the 21st International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) Congress will be officially opened in Singapore. It is the first time that Singapore has hosted the event and is a further indication of Singapore’s … Continue reading

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