EWHC 3667 (Comm)
Court: London Commercial Court, Burton J
Barrister: Nicholas Pointon
Area of Law: International Arbitration
Summary: A high-value dispute arising out of the provision of a belt-assisted filter plant to a Turkish company. Successful application to obtain and sustain interim injunctive relief restraining any calls being made on performance bonds and payment guarantees, in support of a Swiss arbitration. Unprecedented exercise of the English Court’s powers under s. 44 of the Arbitration Act 1996 to grant interim injunctive relief in support of wholly foreign arbitral proceedings.