Quality Over Quantity: Law Commission Proposes Targeted Amendments to English Arbitration Act

Latham & Watkins LLP

The Law Commission’s Final Report on the Arbitration Act 1996 makes a modest number of important recommendations for reform.

On 6 September 2023, the Law Commission concluded its review of the Arbitration Act 1996 (the Act), publishing a final report (the Report) of proposed reforms to ensure that the UK remains a global leader in international arbitration. The Report includes a draft bill reflecting the Law Commission’s proposals, and the UK government has since confirmed that it will consider the proposed amendments to the Act.

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