What Do You Know About South Africa’s New International Arbitration Act (2017)?

What do you know about the South African International Arbitration Act No. 15 of 2017? The Act which sailed through the National Council of Provinces in November 2017 and was assented to by the President on December 19th commenced December 20th. The Act regulates international arbitration proceedings and the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and…

East Africa’s Rising Reputation Among the World’s “Best” in International Arbitration

  East Africa’s Rising Reputation Among the World’s “Best” in International Arbitration Although international arbitrators from the United Kingdom, France and the United Statesare generally considered to be among the “best in the world”, Africa’s top international arbitrators can make a strong case for being included in those ranks. This is not an assessment based on continental pride or other…