Those involved in offshore construction will wish to take note of a TCC judgment handed down on 8 December 2023 regarding the territorial reach of Part II of the Housing Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 as amended (“the Construction Act”) which Act imposes compulsory adjudication and payment provisions on certain construction contracts. Whilst it […]
8th December 2023
On Tuesday 21 November, Jonathan Lewis KC will be speaking at an in-person HKA breakfast event on the topic of Extensions of Time in Adjudication. Jonathan and others will be discussing the issues to be considered by the Referring and Responding parties. To register for this event see here.
On 14 November 2023, Aphiwan Natasha King will be co-chairing the Fourth Young Investment Treaty Forum Debate as a member of the Young ITF Steering Committee. The motion for the debate will be ‘This house believes that states rather than tribunals are responsible for the failure to give sufficient weight to environmental concern’. The event […]
On Thursday 30 November, Lynne McCafferty KC will be speaking at The Adjudication Society’s 22nd Annual Conference ‘Adjudication: Beyond the First 25 Years’. Lynne, alongside Professor Nazzini (King’s College London), will be discussing The Adjudication Society & King’s College London 2023 Report on Adjudication in the UK. This year’s keynote speaker is Mrs Justice Jefford […]
London holds international appeal as a global centre for dispute resolution – whether through its courts or by arbitration, mediation, expert determination or negotiation – built upon a rich tradition of English law dating back to the Magna Carta. London International Disputes Week (LIDW) celebrates London as a leading centre for handling international dispute resolution […]
On Sunday 15 August 2021, Neil Dowers led a seminar at the first session of the Kobe University Summer School of Asian Law and Dispute Management. The theme of this year’s summer school is “Many Futures of Dispute Management” and Neil’s lecture covered “London as the Hub of International Business Dispute Management”. More than 130 […]
We are delighted to announce that Gideon Shirazi has been appointed to the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) panel of arbitrators. WIPO is the global forum for IP services, policy, information and cooperation. WIPO’s mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective international IP system that enables innovation and creativity for the […]
29th April 2021
Date: 27th April 2021Time: 18:30 – 20:00Speakers: Alex Charlton KC, 4 Pump Court Michael Frisby, FCIArb, Partner, Stevens & Bolton Sarah Murray, Head of Dispute Resolution, Stevens & Bolton Khawar Qureshi KC, Serle Court Chambers Alex Charlton KC will join the South East branch of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Stevens & Bolton for a […]
Nick Vineall KC, Christopher Moger KC and Andrew Stevens will join a panel of experts to look at the background to the Supreme Court judgment in Halliburton v Chubb and the implications and issues arising from the decision. Hosted by the HKIAC, the webinar will be hosted online on 19th February at 17:00 (GMT+8).
10th February 2021
Date & Time: Wednesday 20th January, 12:00pm We are pleased to be facilitating this mock adjudication scenario alongside the Society of Computers and Law. The session features a software licencing agreement dispute and follows the dispute as it progresses under the SCL Adjudication Scheme. The scenario will demonstrate its key features and what it offers […]
13th January 2021
The latest edition of 4PC Podcast is brought to you by Nick Vineall KC, Sean Brannigan KC and Andrew Stevens. In this short bonus episode, Sean Brannigan KC talks to Nick Vineall KC and Andrew Stevens about the main points arising from the recent Supreme Court judgment in Halliburton v Chubb. The podcast highlights points […]
1st December 2020
With the Supreme Court’s judgment in Halliburton v Chubb hot off the press, in this article, James Leabeater KC and Anna Hoffmann take a first look at the judgment. 4 Pump Court’s joint head of chambers Nick Vineall KC and Andrew Stevens acted for the LMAA as an intervening party before the Supreme Court in […]
27th November 2020
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