Pace Shipping Co Ltd of Malta v Churchgate Nigeria Ltd of Nigeria: ComC 7 Oct 2010

The courts do not approach arbitration awards with a meticulous legal eye endeavouring to pick holes, inconsistencies and faults or with the object of upsetting or frustrating the process of arbitration.


Burton J


[2011] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 537, [2011] 1 All ER (Comm) 939, [2010] EWHC 2828 (Comm)




England and Wales


See AlsoPace Shipping Co Ltd of Malta v Churchgate Nigeria Ltd Of Nigeria ComC 31-Jul-2009
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Updated: 23 November 2022; Ref: scu.447407