Work Area: Commercial arbitration

ICC partners with Jus Mundi to publish awards

The ICC has joined forces with legal tech company Jus Mundi to provide free access to publishable ICC awards.

06 April 2021

ICC claim over nuclear fuel venture settles

A US nuclear fuel technology company has settled a joint venture dispute with a subsidiary of Électricité de France that was playing out in ICC arbitration in Geneva and litigation in Delaware.

01 April 2021

French court says suit against arbitrator belongs in Germany

A French court has held it lacks jurisdiction to hear a lawsuit against an arbitrator based in Germany whose failure to disclose links between his law firm and a party led to the annulment of an ICC award.

31 March 2021

German court upholds cancer treatment award

A Taiwanese pharmaceuticals company has failed to overturn an award in a billion-euro ICC dispute over a blood cancer drug based on allegations it was not allowed to fully defend itself.

29 March 2021

Singapore court sides with LCIA panel on forced joinder

The Singapore High Court has said an LCIA tribunal was right to refuse to join a third party to a dispute over a real estate venture, finding that it had not consented to the joinder simply by being a signatory to the same arbitration agreement.

26 March 2021

Insurer on the hook for pollution award, court says

A US court has upheld an UNCITRAL award that ordered a German insurer to cover nearly US$44 million in settlements reached by Houston-based energy company Phillips 66 to resolve lawsuits over pollution caused by a gasoline additive.

26 March 2021

Does India recognise emergency awards?

On the same day the Delhi High Court enforced a SIAC emergency arbitrator’s order restraining Amazon’s Indian business partner from proceeding with a US$3.4 billion asset sale, a panel at GAR Interactive India discussed the value of emergency relief in the jurisdiction.

24 March 2021

Russian bankers must face fraud suit as LCIA award looms

Three Russian bankers have failed to knock out conspiracy claims brought against them in a UK court over an alleged US$800 million fraud, as related allegations are weighed by an LCIA tribunal.

23 March 2021

Gabonese gas field project leads to claim

A subsidiary of Indonesia’s state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina has launched a US$43 million arbitration against Gabon’s national oil company over a gas field project.

19 March 2021

Korean airline liable in catering dispute

A Swiss-controlled catering venture has won a US$29 million ICC award against a Korean airline over the pricing mechanism in a long-term agreement.

19 March 2021

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