Tag Archives: Arbitration Act

England and Wales High Court partially relies on IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest to grant removal application

Sierra Fishing Company & Others v. Farran & Others – [2015] EWHC 140 (Comm) In a judgment issued on 30 January 2015, the England and Wales High Court of Justice accepted an application to remove an arbitrator by partially relying on the IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interests. The facts of the case at issue […]

UK: Conditional award admitted as final award

Konkola Copper Mines vs U&M Mining Zambia Ltd, [2014] EWCH 2374 (Comm) On 15 July 2014, the Commercial Court of the High Court of Justice in London rejected applications made under Sections 67 and 68 of the Arbitration Act to challenge an award rendered in an arbitration between U&M Mining Zambia Ltd (“U&M”) and Konkola […]