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SIAC releases a Practice Note on administrative secretaries

On 2 February 2015, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) released the latest guideline by an arbitral institution regarding administrative secretaries. Secretaries of international arbitration tribunals, also referred to as “administrative secretaries”, “arbitral secretaries”, or even “assistants”, are on the front-page of the international arbitration news. Indeed, as reported last month, the role of the […]

Petition for setting aside the famous Yukos awards made public by the Russian Ministry of Finance

In July 2014, three historical awards have been rendered under the aegis of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (“PCA”) in the Hague, ordering the Russian Federation to pay over $50 billion in compensation to former Yukos Oil Company shareholders. The three arbitration proceedings having resulted in these awards were commenced in 2005 by the former […]