Hiscox -v- Outhwaite [House of Lords]

[1992] 1 AC 562, [1991] 3 WLR 297, [1991] 2 WLR 1321, [1991] 1 WLR 545, [1991] 3 All ER 641, [1991] 3 All ER 143, [1991] 3 All ER 124

Christopher Butcher – Arbitration – Award – Application for leave to appeal – Arbitration agreement under English law for arbitration to take place in London – Award signed and dated by arbitrator in France – Where “made” – Whether New York Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards applicable – Applications for leave to appeal, further reasons and remission – Whether English court’s supervisory jurisdiction excluded – Arbitration Act 1975 (c. 3), ss. 3(2), 5(2)(f)(5), 7(1)

Date added: July 24th, 1991


Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law