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Set aside decision highlights important practice point for Requests for Arbitration under LCIA rules

31 January 2018 Stephen Lacey; Sadie Buls; Matthew Weiniger, England & Wales

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In A v B [2017] EWHC 3417 London’s Commercial Court held that the LCIA rules did not permit a Request for Arbitration filed by the claimant to include related claims under two contracts and their associated LCIA arbitration agreements (thereby denying the tribunal jurisdiction). Claimants in LCIA arbitrations may therefore well wish to consider filing multiple requests in like circumstances in future.

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No appeals on a point of law by stealth: the limits of s.69 Arbitration Act 1996

14 December 2017 Stephen Lacey, England & Wales

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In an English seated arbitration, s.69 Arbitration Act 1996 permits, albeit under certain limited circumstances, an appeal to the court on a question of English law arising from an arbitral award. The High Court’s recent decision in "The CV Stealth" [2017] EWHC 2808 illustrates the need to think carefully about such a course of action.

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