Recent changes to the ACICA Arbitration Rules

In November 2015, the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA) announced the release of its new ACICA Arbitration Rules 2016 and ACICA Expedited Arbitration Rules 2016, each of which came into effect on 1 January 2016. As this is the first time the rules have been updated since 2011, ACICA has taken the opportunity … Read more

Inside Arbitration: the new global publication from Herbert Smith Freehills’ Global Arbitration Practice

We are delighted to share with you the new publication from Herbert Smith Freehills' Global Arbitration Practice, Inside Arbitration. In our first edition: Dr Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof, Director General of the London Court of International Arbitration considers how the 2014 Rules are working in practice and the LCIA's efforts to share more information with … Read more

New Arbitration Rules in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia

The Supreme Court (Chapter II Arbitration Amendment) Rules 2014 came into operation in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia, on 1 December 2014. These Rules provide comprehensive rules for the making of applications to the Court in both international commercial arbitration and domestic arbitration matters.   The rules cover both interlocutory applications and enforcement issues.  They … Read more