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Law360: International Arbitration

Latest articles for: International Arbitration

The U.S. Supreme Court must resolve a split among the Courts of Appeals over how to interpret general choice-of-law provisions in contracts subject to the Federal Arbitration Act after the Eleventh Circuit refused to vacate a $1 million award to Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., an Australian company urged in a recent petition.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 7:27 pm
Mexico's new secretary of the economy has met with U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai and proposed another round of talks over energy suppliers, according to the USTR ambassador's office.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 6:39 pm
Nigeria on Friday asked a court to hold VR Advisory Services Ltd. in contempt for ignoring a discovery order, calling out the asset manager for its "outrageous" conduct as the country gears up for a high stakes trial in England to set aside an allegedly fraudulent $10 billion arbitral award.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 6:27 pm
Spain took steps to update three more of its tax treaties using an internationally recognized framework meant to cut down tax avoidance, according to a notice filed with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 5:15 pm
Attorneys who understand that mental fitness is their most valuable characteristic should prioritize mental health care accordingly, including with certain activities they may not realize qualify as self-care, says Wendy Robbins at Holland & Knight.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 3:22 pm
The British Virgin Islands liquidators of cryptocurrency hedge fund Three Arrows Capital Ltd. on Friday asked a Delaware bankruptcy judge to allow them to serve the fund's founders via Twitter, saying they have been dodging questions about the fund for months.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 2:53 pm
A New York judge declined Friday to block arbitration over JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s appraisal of a joint cognac venture between Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter and Bacardi Ltd., rejecting arguments from the rap icon's lawyer that a "completely biased" arbitral panel lacks jurisdiction over the dispute.
Posted: December 2, 2022, 1:50 pm
Spain has lost its bid to annul a €41.8 million ($44 million) award issued to a renewable energy investor, after a committee pointed to crucial differences in a similar case where a tribunal had concluded that the claim was barred under European Union law.
Posted: December 1, 2022, 9:28 pm
Guatemala on Wednesday urged a D.C. court to toss litigation to enforce $31 million in arbitral awards that arose from unpaid public works contracts, saying the litigation is a "brazen" effort by a construction and engineering firm to get around the country's public finance laws.
Posted: December 1, 2022, 7:27 pm
Former Obama and Trump administration officials said Thursday that the U.S. should rebuff efforts to expand a World Trade Organization waiver on intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines and should instead focus on leading global efforts to prepare for future pandemics.
Posted: December 1, 2022, 7:21 pm