English Court of Appeal: Whether An Application Under Section 1028(3) Of The English Companies Act, 2006 Can Be Stayed Pursuant To Section 9 Of The English Arbitration Act, 1996 On The Ground Of Non-Arbitrability?

Consider a situation where a provision in a statute provides specific powers to the court to grant certain types of reliefs. Will it then be reasonable to infer that such reliefs are outside the realm of arbitrator? This question came up for consideration before the English Court of Appeal in Bridgehouse (Bradford No. 2) Ltd…

Singapore High Court: Whether an Arbitration Agreement Contained in a Shareholders’ Agreement Extend to Disputes Arising Under the Articles of Association

In BTY v BUA and other matters[2018] SGHC 213, the Singapore High Court addressed the issue of whether an arbitration agreement contained in a shareholders’ agreement will extend to disputes arising between the same parties under the articles of association of the Company. The High Court, placing reliance on foreign and local judgements, refused to…