04 February 2021The arbitrator’s duty to apply the CISG
This article analyzes the relationship between the Vienna Convention on the International Sales of Goods and arbitration.
22 December 2020Ten Minute Rule - The effect of an apology in certain legal proceedings
John Howell MP ACIArb took the floor during Parliament’s Ten Minute Rule on Monday, 1 December 2020. He started by noting how the proposed bill would not take away any rights currently enjoyed by all in relation to taking an issue to court.
14 October 2020As SMEs face more lockdown disputes, the CIArb/CEDR Pandemic Disputes Service offers a fast, affordable Solution
Nearly 7 months since the imposition of lockdown measures in the United Kingdom to curb the spread of COVID-19, the toll on individual businesses and on the economy as a whole is becoming clear.
14 October 2020Enka v. Chubb: The UK Supreme Court (slightly) illuminates choice of law test for arbitration agreements
When no choice of law governing an arbitration agreement is expressly given, how is the governing law of that arbitration agreement determined?