The President of the High Court, hereby issues the following Practice Direction in accordance with s.11(12) and (13) of the Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020.
1. This Practice Direction is intended to apply to all applications to and proceedings before the High Court concerning arbitrations under the Arbitration Act 2010, the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (the “Model Law”) and O. 56 of the Rules of the Superior Courts (as amended) (for the purposes of this Practice Direction referred to as “arbitration applications”). For the avoidance of doubt, it is intended that this Practice Direction will apply to applications to refer parties to arbitration and to stay proceedings under Article 8 of the Model Law.
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HC116 - Arbitration List