Worldwide freezing order denied in Seychelles resort case

30 November 2018: The Global Arbitration Review has reported on a recent CYK case in which the Commercial Court determined that, in principle, it had jurisdiction to make a worldwide freezing order over an award debtor’s assets in support of enforcement of a New York Convention award, regardless of whether England was the seat of the underlying arbitration or the place where the award was made.  The full article is available here (subscription required).