Tag Archives: Serious irregularity
English court sets aside arbitration award for serious irregularity due to tribunal’s non-disclosure of novel point central to award
The odds of successfully challenging an arbitral award in the English Courts on the basis of s68 of the Arbitration Act 1996 (serious irregularity) remain low. In the recent past over 95% of s68 challenges have been unsuccessful and in … Continue reading
In the recent case of X v Y  EWHC 741 (Comm), the English High Court dismissed an application to set aside an arbitral award under s68 of the English Arbitration Act 1996 (the Act) on the basis that the … Continue reading
Remission or Set Aside for an arbitral award where a challenge for serious irregularity is made out before the English courts?
In the case of The Secretary of State for the Home Department and Raytheon Systems Limited  EWHC 311 (TCC) and  EWHC 4375 (TCC), the English Court has set aside an arbitral award for serious irregularity under s68(2)(d). Mr … Continue reading
In the case of Primera Maritime (Hellas) Limited and Others vs Jiangsu Eastern Heavy Industry Co Ltd and others, published on 15 October 2013, the London High Court issued a ruling rejecting a challenge against the decision of an arbitral … Continue reading