This article, the first in a series exploring the English courts’ powers in support of LMAA arbitrations, assesses the power to grant anti-suit injunctions where proceedings have been initiated outside of London in breach of an arbitration agreement.
This article examines two recent decisions in which the English High Court considered the impact of significant delays on applications for anti-suit injunctions.
The Contract or the Seat? Final word from the Supreme Court on the Proper Law of Arbitration Agreements14 December 2020
The UK Supreme Court has handed down a significant decision on the proper law governing arbitration agreements which “courts and commentators have been grappling with for many years”.