Scope of submission to arbitration may include issues not expressly pleaded

06 May 2022

In CKH v CKG and another matter [2022] SGCA(I) 4, the Singapore Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal against the Singapore International Commercial Court’s decision to suspend the setting aside of an arbitration award to enable the arbitral tribunal to consider an issue that the Court found was submitted for arbitral decision (but which the tribunal failed to consider).

Director Foo Yuet Min and Senior Associates Samuel Koh and Kellyn Lee discuss the practical implications of this decision.

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