• Thursday, November 23, 2023
Current Issues in Arbitration - Gordon Menzies

Taking part in Trinity Chambers' Newcastle 2023 Business and Property Conference, Gordon Menzies delivered a session entitled:
'Has Arbitration Come of Age?' - Current Issues in Arbitration

The Arbitration Act 1996 is over 25 years old, and through two consultation exercises the Law Commission has embarked on a review of the Act, highlighting a range of current issues in Arbitration.

In his talk, Gordon discusses these issues and the likely evolution of Arbitration, including the rules as to the law applicable to Arbitration agreements.

Gordon's session explores the following:

  • Confidentiality
  • Independence, impartiality & disclosure
  • Commencing an Arbitration
  • Proper law of Arbitration agreements
  • Discrimination
  • Summary Judgement
  • Challenging the jurisdiction of the Tribunal

There is a handout that accompanies the session. If you do not have a copy and would like one, please email stevew@trinitychambers.co.uk.

This recorded seminar and its accompanying notes are made available for educational and information purposes only. The views expressed in it are those of the speaker. The contents do not constitute legal advice and should not be relied on as such. The speaker and Trinity Chambers accept no responsibility for the continuing accuracy of the contents. Contact Trinity Chambers if you have a specific legal query.