Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2007] All ER (D) 365 (Jun)
Neutral Citation: [2007] EWHC 1541 (Comm)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
Judge:

Cooke J

Representation Bernard Eder QC and Stephen Houseman (instructed by Allen & Overy LLP) for the claimant.
  Jonathan Hirst QC, Robert Howe and Shaheed Fatima (instructed by Robin Simon LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 28 June 2007

Catchwords

Arbitration - Award - Challenge to award - Insurance contract governed by New York law - Contract containing London arbitration clause - Arbitrators making partial award in favour of claimant - Defendant seeking to challenge award in United States - Claimant applying for anti-suit injunction - Whether claimant entitled to relief sought.

The Case

Arbitration Award. The claimant was entitled to the relief sought in the form of injunctions preventing a challenge to the award in any jurisdiction other than England and Wales, in a case involving an insurance contract governed by New York law but with an arbitration agreement providing for London arbitration.

Practice Areas

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