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Privy Council upholds Mauritian arbitrator’s award, in appeal from Supreme Court

Ali Khan

02 August 2016

Privy Council upholds Mauritian arbitrator’s award, in appeal from Supreme Court Port Louis, Mauritius (Credit: iStock/vale_t)

The UK Privy Council has upheld the award of a Mauritian arbitrator even though he “mischaracterised” the nature of a standard-form construction contract, and said that a missing transcript from the hearing did not make the award void under a public order rule.