Organisation: Dubai International Financial Centre

Louisiana court won’t enforce DIFC-LCIA clause

A US court has refused to enforce a DIFC-LCIA arbitration agreement, ruling that it could not compel a subsidiary of Baker Hughes to submit a dispute to the Dubai International Arbitration Centre as it is “not the same forum”.

13 November 2023

Cayman court injuncts Iraqi businessman in telecoms feud

Kuwait’s Agility and France’s Orange have won a Cayman freezing injunction against a prominent Iraqi businessman and military commander in aid of efforts to enforce a US$1.6 billion ICC award.

22 June 2023

United Arab Emirates

Featured in The Middle Eastern and African Arbitration Review 2023

21 April 2023

Agility wins bribery claim against Iraqi mobile operator

Kuwaiti logistics group Agility says two of its affiliates have won US$1.65 billion in an ICC claim against an Iraqi mobile operator that was found to have engaged in bribery and corruption.

21 March 2023

Unlock unlimited access to all Global Arbitration Review content