Stay of proceedings: conflicting dispute resolution provisions
In Albion Energy Ltd v Energy Investments Global BRL  EWHC 301 (Comm);  1 Lloyd’s Rep 501 Foxton J faced a familiar issue relating to consecutive linked agreements containing differing dispute resolution clauses. The precise context here was that of a Share Purchase Agreement containing an exclusive jurisdiction clause followed by an escrow agreement containing an arbitration clause. Foxton J was satisfied that the latter had not superseded the former.
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