Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

3-2016

Abstract

This digest examines the intersection between the act of State doctrine, and thepower of Singapore courts under Singapore's International Arbitration Act ("IAA")to grant interim relief. It is well settled that this private international law doctrinecan be applied by courts at common law when they examine purported sovereignacts of a foreign government to decide on whether they ought to assume or declinejurisdiction.

Discipline

Asian Studies | Law

Research Areas

Others

Publication

JOURNAL OF EAST ASIA AND INTERNATIONAL LAW

Volume

9

Issue

1

First Page

234

Last Page

251

ISSN

1976-9229

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
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http://heinonline.org/HOL/LandingPage?handle=hein.journals/jeasil9&div=18&id=&page=

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