Singapore Arbitration Legislation


By Robert Merkin, Johanna Hjalmarsson

© 2009 – Informa Law from Routledge

270 pages

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Hardback: 9781843118190
pub: 2009-05-01
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About the Book

This book provides a clear and comprehensive review of arbitration legislation in Singapore. It discusses the Singapore Acts and the Model Law, explaining their background, purpose and how they have been judicially interpreted, using authorities from Singapore, England, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Australia and New Zealand. The following topics are covered: • International Arbitration Act (revised 2002, Chapter 143A) • UNCITRAL Model Law 1958 (revised in 2006) • Arbitration Act (revised 2002, Chapter 10) • Rules of Court, Orders 69 and 69A • Rules of Singapore International Arbitration Centre 2007 edition

About the Authors

Robert Merkin is a Professor of Commercial Law at the University of Southampton and a consultant to Barlow Lyde and Gilbert LLP.

Johanna Hjalmarsson is an Informa Law Research Fellow in Maritime and Commercial Law at the University of Southampton.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General
LAW / Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation