22 December 2020

Ten 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 2020

As 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 2020

Enka 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?

09 October 2020

The Future of International Arbitration following the Pandemic: The Hybrid Hearing?

This article looks at the impact of COVID -19 on international arbitration: its impact at the time of writing in the Spring /Summer of 2020 and its possible impact on the conduct of international arbitration in the future.