International Arbitration

In Australia, the International Arbitration Act 1974 (Cth) (IAA) governs international arbitral proceedings in Australia, and the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Australian courts. The New York and Washington Conventions, applicable to international commercial and investor-state arbitrations respectively, form part of the IAA, as does the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration.

Choice of Law – Angus Macinnis and Gianluca Rossi

December 2nd, 2020

If the parties to an arbitration agreement have not chosen a law to govern it, how should Australian courts select…

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Case Note: UDP Holdings Pty Ltd v Esposito Holdings Pty Ltd

December 2nd, 2020

Case Note: UDP Holdings Pty Ltd v Esposito Holdings Pty Ltd [2018] VSC 316 (Judgment). Leon Chung Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills, Sydney,…

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Case Note: Hurdsman & Ors v Ekactrm Solutions Pty Ltd

December 2nd, 2020

Case Note:  Hurdsman & Ors v Ekactrm Solutions Pty Ltd [2018] SASC 112. Leon Chung Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills, Sydney,…

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Case Note: Rinehart v Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd

December 2nd, 2020

Case Note: Rinehart v Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd: Rinehart v Rinehart (No 3) [2016] FCA 539; (2016) 337 ALR 174; (2016) 16…

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Case Note: Kingdom of Spain v Infrastructure Services Luxembourg S.a.r.l. 

August 16th, 2021

Case Note: Kingdom of Spain v Infrastructure Services Luxembourg S.a.r.l.  [2021] FCAFC 3 and [2021] FCAFC 112 By Dr Andrew…

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Case Note: Hub Street Equipment Pty Ltd v Energy City Qatar Holding Company

August 16th, 2021

Case Note: Hub Street Equipment Pty Ltd v Energy City Qatar Holding Company [2021] FCAFC 110 By Dr Andrew Hanak…

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