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Climate Change Disputes 101 – What are Climate Change Disputes?

Climate Change Disputes 101 – What are Climate Change Disputes?

We outline the fundamentals of climate change disputes in the first of our series of blog posts on climate change disputes across the Asia-Pacific region. An essential read for government policymakers, directors and in-house counsel of corporations operating or investing in carbon-intensive industry, and government agencies that regulate such sectors.

Hong Kong’s attractiveness as a financial centre and arbitral seat: Taking part in the Asian Academy of International Law’s “Why Hong Kong” Series

Hong Kong’s attractiveness as a financial centre and arbitral seat: Taking part in the Asian Academy of International Law’s “Why Hong Kong” Series

I was very honoured to have been invited by Hong Kong’s Department of Justice and the Asian Academy of International Law (AAIL) to speak recently  in several of their “Why Hong Kong?” seminars.   These were designed to answer concerns about investing in Hong Kong in...

Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in PRC -Enforcement of a Singapore International Arbitration Centre Award at the Dalian Intermediate Court

Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in PRC -Enforcement of a Singapore International Arbitration Centre Award at the Dalian Intermediate Court

There has been an increasing number of cases in which PRC courts recognize and enforce foreign arbitral awards in accordance with the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the “New York Convention”). We share our experience and...