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Hong Kong Court upholds refusal to stay execution of enforcement order

Overview The Hong Kong Court of First Instance (CFI) has denied leave to appeal its May 2017 decision in ┬áIsrael Sorin (IZZY) Shohat v Balram Chainrai [2017] HKEC 1118. In that decision (see our previous post), Chow J refused to … Continue reading

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New York Convention 1958 to enter force in Angola on 4 June 2017

Angola has become the 157th Contracting State to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. On 6 March 2017, Angola deposited its instrument of accession to the Convention with the UN Secretary General.  Under … Continue reading

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