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Seminar: Annual Review of Arbitration Cases
31 Mar 2015 /4:15 PM - 6:00 PM /KLRCA Bangunan Sulaiman, Kuala Lumpur

This interactive seminar pools together several well regarded speakers who will review prominent cases on arbitration from 2013 – 2014 and address contemporary issues and emerging trends in arbitration. Expect a lively discourse on the challenge and enforcement of arbitration awards. Explore whether it is permissible to transfer an arbitration agreement. Discover the consequences of a party’s failure to pay its advance share of costs. Engage with the speakers and draw from their vast knowledge and experience. This event is chaired by none other than Datuk Professor Sundra Rajoo, Director of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA), followed by a networking cocktail reception. Join us for an exciting event!


31 March 2015

4.15pm – 6.00pm

Seminar Room 1, Bangunan Sulaiman, KLRCA


3.30pm Registration

4.15pm Opening Remarks by Datuk Professor Sundra Rajoo (Director of KLRCA)

4.30pm Setting Aside of Awards under Section 37 of the Arbitration Act 2005 (Lam Ko Luen, Partner, Messrs Shook Lin & Bok)

4.45pm Reference on Questions of Law under Section 42 of the Arbitration Act 2005 (Sudharsanan Thillainathan, Partner, Messrs Shook Lin & Bok)

5.00pm Grounds for Refusing Recognition or Enforcement of Awards under Section 39 and the Application of “Dallah’s Case” (Chang Wei Mun, Partner, Construction & Energy, Messrs Raja Darryl & Loh)

5.15pm Whether an Assignment of a Contract Can Successfully Transfer Arbitration Agreements within it (Rajendra Navaratnam, Partner, Messrs Azman Davison & Co)

5.30pm Consequences of a Party’s Failure to Pay its Advance Share of Costs (Mohanadass Kanagasabai, Founding Partner, Messrs Mohanadass Partnership)

5.40pm Question & Answer Session

6.00pm Cocktail Reception (Pavilion Rooftop)


For registration, please reserve your seats with Ms Serena at +603 7726 5311 or e-mail by 29 MARCH 2015.

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