Premium article - October 14, 2009
In a welcome break with past practice that may, even so, prove short-lived a Chinese court has agreed to enforce an award from an ICC arbitration heard on the mainland.
Premium article - September 23, 2009
Three arbitrators hearing a reinsurance dispute have seen their award overturned as irrational, even though the reinsurance agreement contained an "honourable engagement" clause, the US version of ex aequo et bono arbitration.
Premium article - April 22, 2009
A new ruling of the Swiss Supreme Court offers an avenue to those frustrated with ICC practice regarding joinder of non-signatories.