Mondaq Middle East & Africa: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Appleby
On 26 January 2018, the Court of Civil Appeal delivered its determination on whether a resolution that was produced by a representative of the Respondent (i.e. Stoll Financial Services GmbH) (i)
Appleby
On 2 August 2017, the Industrial Court of Mauritius (Industrial Court) awarded a historic amount of MUR 100,000 [± USD 3,000] as security of costs. This decision is significant in three respects.
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18 October 2017 marks the entry into force of the United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration, more commonly known as the "Mauritius Convention".
BLC Robert
This was not opposed by the Council and an exequatur order was granted.
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Party autonomy and flexibility are one of the bedrocks of international arbitration. With no set rules on how proceedings are conducted ...
AELEX
A satisfactorily concluded dispute resolution mechanism, at least to an award creditor, is the successful enforcement of the decision of the arbitral tribunal.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
The recent approval and appointment of new Judges to the Court of Appeal by President Muhammadu Buhari from the bench of the Federal High Court, High Court of the States and High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, ...
AELEX
The High Court of Kenya lacks jurisdiction to hear an application seeking to set aside a foreign arbitral award where the agreed seat of arbitration is outside the jurisdiction of the High Court.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
Once an action is instituted in Court, it requires the active participation of the parties involved from commencement to conclusion.
Clyde & Co
On 15 December 2017, new amended regulations came into force in KSA, and a class action regime is now in force in respect of securities disputes.
Al Tamimi & Company
We are pleased to inform you that His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the United Arab Emirates, has issued Federal Law No. 6 of 2018, which formally promulgates...
Al Tamimi & Company
A country's desire to develop its business environment, encourage investment and accelerate economic development should also include a review of the rules and performance of the judicial system.
Clyde & Co
An effective dispute resolution system is essential for companies to have confidence that if they need to take steps to protect the value of their assets, those steps are accessible and effective.
Clyde & Co
The courts in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have witnessed enormous developments to the administrative procedures in the past six months.
ENSafrica
The MIAC will be supported by an advisory body which will be chaired by Professor Emmanuel Gaillard.
Dentons
The new Article 30 of the OHADA Uniform Act on Arbitration sets out two main principles:
Clyde & Co
Given the costs and uncertainties in the prosecution of disputes, and in particular large scale and complex international, commercial and construction disputes which are often ongoing for extended periods of time.
Clyde & Co
A long awaited and an important development in the context of arbitrations in Africa is the adoption by South Africa, in December 2017, of The International Arbitration Act.
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Mediation is a non-judicial means of dispute resolution mechanism, and it has become very prevalent because of the disadvantages or limitations ...
STA Law Firm
The definition of Litigation privilege is non-disclosure protection imposed on documents which come into existence after litigation commenced or in contemplation ...
STA Law Firm
The United Arab Emirates with USD 37,600 per capita GDP is considered one of the most suitable countries for investment.
Al Tamimi & Company
On 03 May 2018 the UAE enacted Federal Law No. 6 of 2018 ("the New Law"), as published in the Official Gazette No 630 of 15 May 2018. The New Law ...
Al Tamimi & Company
The long-awaited Federal arbitration law of the UAE – Federal Law No. 6 of 2018 on Arbitration ("New Arbitration Law" or the "Law") – was published in the Federal Official Gazette no. 630 of 15 May 2018 ...
Inventa International
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