Disputes

Maeda v Bauer: The Long and Winding Road

Maeda v Bauer: The Long and Winding Road 1401 786 Cocking & Co

An unintended and far-reaching consequence of the Bauer case is to question the wisdom of agreeing to a right of appeal against an arbitrator’s decision.

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ADR Digest | Does an Expert Have a Fiduciary Duty of Loyalty to Their Client?

ADR Digest | Does an Expert Have a Fiduciary Duty of Loyalty to Their Client? 1401 562 Cocking & Co

Parties who wish to engage experts should also be cautious, especially when engaging an expert who belongs to a global firm with a large team of experts.

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Sweeping Changes to Government Contracts: Part 2 The New DRAd System

Sweeping Changes to Government Contracts: Part 2 The New DRAd System 1400 787 Cocking & Co

Surprised to hear the DRAd system described as something new? The scale of the changes are apparent and here we set out the main provisions.

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Sweeping Changes to Government Contracts: Part 1 The Background

Sweeping Changes to Government Contracts: Part 1 The Background 1440 810 Cocking & Co

Hong Kong Government’s SCC 59 deletes the time honoured dispute resolution process set out in GCC 86 and replaces it with the Dispute Resolution Advisor (DRAd) System.

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Getting the Notice of Claim Right

Getting the Notice of Claim Right 1401 786 Cocking & Co

Relief from onerous terms may be available through doctrines of waiver and estoppel, i.e. unconscionable rescission from previous position, promise or representation.

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