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Talking Point Asia | September 2021
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The English High Court has confirmed that the tort of intentionally violating rights in a judgment debt, which is also known as the Marex tort, is recognized by English law. The ruling...

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Talking Point Asia | August 2021
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The UK Supreme Court has unanimously overturned the Court of Appeal and confirmed that liquidated damages for delay that have accrued up to termination are payable, even where a party,...

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C v D – Hong Kong court rules on compliance with pre-arbitration procedural requirements

In a recent anonymized judgment, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance held that compliance with an "escalation clause," a procedural requirement for the commencement of...

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Talking Point Asia – "You're on mute!" – top tips for when mediation goes virtual

Mediation has sometimes been described as a bit like marriage counselling. The mediator, like a counsellor, is there to listen to and facilitate discussions between the two parties in an...

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New year, more views – arbitration highlights in the Year of the Ox
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As the world welcomes in the Year of the Ox, we take a look back at 10 recent decisions that made an impact in the past year.

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The importance of getting your notices right Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment Alert
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Where notice requirements are clear and unambiguous, those required to give notices should expect them to be strictly enforced.

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Cardinal duty – UK Supreme Court clarifies arbitrators' obligations of impartiality and disclosure

The United Kingdom (UK) Supreme Court has handed down its much-anticipated judgment in Halliburton Company v. Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd [2020] UKSC 48 in respect of...

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Choosing a foreign arbitration institution in China – is the China arbitration market opening up?
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Arbitration has become an important part of commercial dispute resolution in China. For international investors, arbitration has considerable advantages due to its neutrality, enforcement,...

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Renovation cartels – a word of caution
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Hong Kong people may be well aware of complaints about renovation cartels in the market for some time, even before Hong Kong had its competition law. With the enforcement of competition...

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