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…

English Commercial High Court (QB): Registration of Foreign Judgment under the Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Act 1933 in the United Kingdom; Battle between Vijay Mallya and the State-owned Indian banks

  In State-owned Indian banks and JM Financial Asset Reconstruction Co. Pvt. Ltd vs Vijay Mallya [2018] EWHC 1084 (Comm), the English High Court, QB’s division addressed the issue of whether or not to set aside the registration order (“Registration Order”) registering a judgment of the Bangalore Debt Recovery Tribunal (“the DRT”) in favour of…