Court of Appeal confirms limits to grant of a stay on case management grounds in favour of arbitration (Rex v Gulf Hibiscus)

Arbitration analysis: What is the nature of a Singapore court’s grant of a case management stay and its powers to lift such a stay or even discharge the original stay in the absence of an appeal? What should the Singapore court’s approach in granting a case ...

27 November 2019

Amendments to the Singapore Arbitration Act And International Arbitration Act to Clarify the Arbitrability of IP Disputes in Singapore

Amendments to the Singapore Arbitration Act ("AA") and the International Arbitration Act ("IAA") which clarify that disputes in relation to IP rights ("IPR disputes") are capable of being settled by arbitration in Singapore and that an arbitral award ...

26 November 2019

Failure to set aside an arbitral award on the basis of a novated expired contract (BXH v BXI)

Arbitration analysis: What happens to an arbitration clause upon the expiration of the main agreement and where parties continued to perform the contract as if it had not expired?

25 September 2019

The language of the proceedings in arbitration

The following elaboration by our Partner Dr. Jiri Jaeger and Counsel Michael Zavodsky, both members of our international practice group Dispute Resolution, on the subject of the language of proceedings in arbitration deals with procedural issues and provides ...

17 September 2019

Explaining international arbitration

Head of French Arbitration, Jalal El Ahdab, has created a video explaining the basics of international arbitration in simplified terms, or "to my grandma".

16 September 2019