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April 30, 2021

Levelling the International Arbitration Playing Field: Outcome-Related Fee Structure Reform in Hong Kong and Singapore

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LEVELLING THE INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION PLAYING FIELD: OUTCOME-RELATED FEE STRUCTURE REFORM IN HONG KONG AND SINGAPORE

Partner Nils Eliasson and senior associate Edward M. Taylor (both Hong Kong-International Arbitration) authored an article for the Asian Dispute Review titled “Levelling the International Arbitration Playing Field: Outcome-Related Fee Structure Reform in Hong Kong and Singapore.” The article considers legal reforms under way in both jurisdictions to allow parties to enter into outcome-related fee structures with their lawyers to fund arbitrations. The authors conclude that such reforms would be welcomed by arbitrating parties and help to ensure that Hong Kong and Singapore remain major hubs for international arbitration.

Read “Levelling the International Arbitration Playing Field: Outcome-Related Fee Structure Reform in Hong Kong and Singapore.

Authors and Contributors

Nils Eliasson

Partner

International Arbitration

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Hong Kong

Edward Taylor

Associate

International Arbitration

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Hong Kong

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