Singapore High Court: Whether High Court can decide the tribunal’s jurisdiction in a case where the tribunal has a positive jurisdictional finding in its final award

In the case of Sinolanka Hotels & Spa (Private) Limited v Interna Contract SpA [2018] SGHC 157, the Singapore High Court dealt with the issues related with interpretation of arbitration clauses contained in the pre-negotiating documents to ascertain the applicability of relevant arbitration clauses contained in two different documents. In its ruling, the High Court…

English Commercial High Court: Whether the Court is empowered to grant a worldwide freezing order in enforcement of award proceedings under Section 101 of the English Arbitration Act.

  In the case of Eastern European Engineering Ltd. vs. Vijay Construction (Proprietary) Ltd. [2018] EWHC 1539 (Comm), the English Commercial High Court (QB) addressed the issue of whether the English Court can grant worldwide freezing order pursuant to Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) 25.1(1)(f) and/or Section 37 of the Senior Courts Act 1981 and/or the…