Arbitration – Challenge to the Award – Deluxe Art & Theme Limited v Sheffs Limited (In Receivership)

Members are invited to review the judgment of Gilligan J in the matter of  DELUXE ART & THEME LIMITED v SHEFFS LIMITED (IN RECEIVERSHIP AND LIQUIDATION) [2014] 7 JIC 1606 which might be downloaded HERE

The judgment addresses matter of interest such as fair procedures and natural justice (most specifically the concept of audi alterum partum) under the Model Law.

The head note of the case report reads as follows:

Arbitration – Art. 34 of schedule 1 of the Arbitration Act 2010 – Breach of contract – Damages – O.56, r. 3 (1) (i) of the Rules of the Superior Courts – Interpretation of word “Estoppel” – Art. 34 of the UNCITRAL Model Law – fair procedures – audi alteram partem.

A useful summary and casenote might be found HERE


Comments are closed.