Generally, in international commercial arbitrations the remedy which is most commonly sought and which is usually granted, is that of damages, with only a relatively small percentage of the entirety of those awards providing for a remedy of specific performance. This is mainly due to the fact that ‘specific performance’ may be understood and dealt …
A successful party in an arbitration may find the losing party unwilling to honor the arbitral award.
In the case of Re Nicolaou Bros Tourist Enterprises Ltd (1999) 1 AAD 201, the Supreme Court of Cyprus, by adopting English legal principles, recognized inter alia the jurisdiction of Cyprus Courts to grant Chabra type injunctions.
LOCUS STANDING OF A FOREIGN LIQUIDATOR OR FOREIGN COURT APPOINTED INTERIM RECEIVER TO FILE COURTS PR
CYPRUS: LOCUS STANDING OF A FOREIGN LIQUIDATOR OR FOREIGN COURT APPOINTED INTERIM RECEIVER TO FILE COURTS PROCEEDINGS BEFORE CYPRUS COURT
In the case GDL TRADING LTD -V- AGROMARKETS LTD & OTHERS, the District Court of Nicosia inter alia held – (adopting English case law) – that the jurisdiction of the Courts to grant Chabra injunction, arises when:
Conspiracy is recognized in Cyprus as a common law tort.
CYPRUS: AN ANTISUIT INJUNCTION ISSUED BY AN ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL DOES NOT VIOLATE THE EU REGULATION 44/
CYPRUS: AN ANTISUIT INJUNCTION ISSUED BY AN ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL DOES NOT VIOLATE THE EU REGULATION 44/2001 (which has been replaced by EU Reg. 1215/12).
JURISDICTION OF THE CYPRUS COURTS TO GRANT INTERIM RELIEF IN AID AND/OR IN SUPPORT OF PROCEEDINGS PE
CYPRUS: JURISDICTION OF THE CYPRUS COURTS TO GRANT INTERIM RELIEF IN AID AND/OR IN SUPPORT OF PROCEEDINGS PENDING BEFORE THE COURTS OF MEMBER STATES, OR IN AID AND/OR IN SUPPORT OF FOREIGN ARBITRAL PROCEEDINGS
In the English case AXA EQUITY & LAW LIFE –V- NATIONAL WESTMINISTER BANK (1998) CHC 117 (which has been adopted and followed by Cypriot Courts), the Court refused disclosure on the basis that the claimant had already made out a prima facie case against the accountancy firm they were suing, and did not require Norwich …
A NORWICH PHARMACAL ORDER IS ISSUED WHEN THE APPLICANT SATISFIES THE COURT THAT THE INFORMATION REQU
CYPRUS: A NORWICH PHARMACAL ORDER IS ISSUED WHEN THE APPLICANT SATISFIES THE COURT THAT THE INFORMATION REQUESTED ARE OF VITAL IMPORTANCE FOR THE FILING OF THE ACTION OR FOR PLEADING AND PROVING ITS CASE AND ALSO THAT THE APPLICANT COULD NOT COLLECT SAME FROM ANY OTHER SOURCE.