Court Grants Anti-Suit Injunction To Stop Sanctioned Entities Bringing Russian Proceedings

Daniel CalvoBlog, Published Judgments

UK-Russia sanctions decisions

In 2020, the Russian legislative body made amendments to the Russian Arbitrazh (Commercial) Procedural Code (APC) to establish the exclusive jurisdiction of Russian Arbitrazh Courts in cases involving individuals and entities subject to sanctions. According to the newly introduced Article 248.1 of the APC, Russian courts would exercise exclusive jurisdiction over disputes involving sanctioned individuals and entities; unless there exists … Read More

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Waleed Tahirkheli


Waleed is a partner at Eldwick Law and leads the Commercial Litigation & Arbitration department. He has acted for multinationals, high-net worth individuals and state entities in proceedings before the High Court, Court of Appeal and several International Arbitration centres.  Waleed advises clients on their commercial and private disputes, and works closely with the Corporate & Commercial team to resolve … Read More