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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Course Aims:

In this podcast, Andrew Aglionby, a partner at law firm Olswang, discusses the law regarding arbitration and arbitration awards in international disputes. This podcast focuses on the Supreme Court decision in Dallah Real Estate and Tourism Holding Co v Government of Pakistan [2010] and the effect of that decision on this area of law. In particular, it looks at the rules contained in the New York Convention and the Arbitration Act 1996.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Have an understanding of the legal effect of an arbitration award;
  • Be aware of the key issues discussed in Dallah v Government of Pakistan [2010];
  • Understand the principal of kompetenz-kompetenz;
  • Appreciate the key provisions of the Arbitration Act 1996 with regard to arbitration awards;
  • Know the effect of the key provisions of the New York Convention;
  • Be aware of the court's discretion with regard to enforcement of an arbitration award.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Sources and References:
  • Dallah Real Estate and Tourism Holding Co v Government of Pakistan [2010] UKSC 46;
  • Arbitration Act 1996;
  • New York Convention.
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In this podcast, Andrew Aglionby, a partner at law firm Olswang, discusses arbitration awards and the Supreme Court decision in Dallah v Government of Pakistan [2010].

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-05-28

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