Tag: Arbitration

The Great Balkan Arbitration: It’s a wrap (2)

The Great Balkan Arbitration: It’s a wrap (2)

Samuel Alesu-Dordzi- October 31, 2019

The first part of this piece dealt with how the Government of Ghana (“GoG”), Balkan Energy LLC (“BEC”) and Balkan Energy Ghana (“BEG”) came together. ... Read More

The Great Balkan Arbitration: It’s a Wrap (1)

The Great Balkan Arbitration: It’s a Wrap (1)

Samuel Alesu-Dordzi- October 28, 2019

Introduction In 2007, Ghana was faced with an energy crisis. The Akosombo Dam, the country’s main source of hydro-energy was in distress. The water levels ... Read More

Is an Unsigned Arbitration Agreement Valid?

Is an Unsigned Arbitration Agreement Valid?

Samuel Alesu-Dordzi- January 28, 2019

The Supreme Court of India, late last year,  in M/s Caravel Shipping Services Private Limited v M/s Premier Sea Foods Exim Private Limitedheld that an unsigned arbitration ... Read More

Supreme Court Urges Limited Court Intervention in Arbitral Proceedings

Supreme Court Urges Limited Court Intervention in Arbitral Proceedings

Samuel Alesu-Dordzi- November 19, 2018

The Supreme Court in the case of The Republic v. High Court (Commercial Division, Accra) Ex-Parte: GHACEM Limited (AJ FANJ Construction & Engineering Limited as ... Read More