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A simple guide to Arbitration in Hong Kong

Updated guides to arbitration

The popularity of arbitration as a means of alternative dispute resolution has increased significantly in recent years.

Deacons has recently updated its guides to arbitration in Hong Kong and Mainland China.

A Simple Guide to Arbitration in Hong Kong includes:

  • What is Arbitration?
  • The Arbitration Agreement
  • Common Arbitration Clauses
  • Hong Kong’s Arbitration Ordinance
  • Opt-in and automatic provisions
  • Commencement of Arbitration
  • Arbitration Procedures
  • Court support but minimal intervention
  • What is the Court’s role?
  • Challenging the Arbitration Award
  • Enforcement of the Arbitration Award
  • Enforcement in Mainland China
  • Costs and Expenses
  • Hong Kong as an arbitration venue
  • Other Alternative Dispute Resolution methods

Please click here to read the guide.

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Kwok Kit (KK) Cheung

Partner | Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Email or call +852 2825 9427

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