British Virgin Islands
The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council has recently handed down its heavily anticipated Judgment in the conjoined BVI appeals of Broad Idea...
On 4 October 2021, a seven-member panel of the Privy Council (the "Board") issued its judgment in Broad Idea v Convoy Collateral  UKPC 24, which considered the overruling...
The Privy Council today (4 October 2021) handed down its much anticipated judgment in Broad Idea.
The Privy Council has today handed down its judgment in Convoy Collateral Ltd v Broad Idea International Limited and Cho Kwai Chee, the so-called "Black Swan" Appeal and a related appeal, ...
On 4 October 2021, the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council delivered its much anticipated decision in Broad Idea International Limited v. Convoy Collateral...
Philip Smith and Jason Kardachi (in their capacity as joint liquidators of Torque Group Holdings Limited) v Torque Group Holdings Limited (the "Company")...
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
The Supreme Court of Cyprus recently ruled on the applicability of the doctrine ex turpi causa non oritur action (‘from a dishonourable cause an action does not arise'), confirming the position...
Patrikios Pavlou & Associates
As widely reported, on 4 October 2021, the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council issued its much anticipated decision in Broad Idea International Limited v. Convoy Collateral  UKPC 24.
A.G. Erotocritou LLC
Following its judgment in the case Re Besuno Ltd (2014) 1(Α) CLR 427, the Supreme Court of Cyprus has ruled that, in order to proceed with winding up proceedings against a judgment debtor, the proper registration of an arbitral award ...
Chambersfield Economides Kranos
Mediation is an Alternative Dispute Resolution Method (ADR Method) which can be an alternative option for resolving a dispute between two (or more parties), other than through the Courts.
Guzman Ariza Attorneys At Law
The Second Chamber of the Civil and Commercial Chamber of the Court of Appeal of Santiago annulled the sentence issued by the first-degree court that condemned the winning pitcher of the Cy Young Bartolo Colón...
Carey Olsen has bolstered its dispute resolution and litigation team in Guernsey with the appointment of senior associate Robin Gist.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
In W v AW  HKCFI 1707 (date of decision: 17 June 2021), a case described by the court as "highly unusual", an arbitral award was held to be manifestly invalid.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
In a recent judgment (Construction Company v Guarantor  HKCFI 2558, judgment date: 17 August 2021), a Hong Kong court upheld a U.S. arbitral award made pursuant to a split dispute resolution clause.
Third party litigation funding offers an opportunity for an otherwise-disinterested investor to provide finance or effectively underwrite the costs of litigation, in return for a pre-agreed share of the proceeds.
Le 16 septembre 2021 est entrée en vigueur la loi du 15 juillet 2021 portant modification du Nouveau Code de Procédure Civile (NCPC).
The request for a preliminary ruling was made in criminal proceedings by the Public Prosecutor, Denmark against a Danish limited liability company, VAS Shipping ApS.
United Arab Emirates
The Federal Law No. (6) of 2018 on arbitration (‘Arbitration Law') defines arbitration as ‘ A procedure regulated by law in which a dispute between one or more parties is submitted...
Arbitration process can be understood as an alternate dispute resolution process wherein the disputing parties voluntarily choose an arbitration forum for adjudication of their dispute...
An arbitration proceeding is similar to traditional court litigation in many ways. However, it has many advantages to offer in comparison to traditional litigation.