Jeffrey Kron

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An arbitrator is allowed to be wrong: Setting aside an award under section 33(1)(b) of the Arbitration Act 1965

The case of Khum MK Investments and Bie Joint Venture (Pty) Limited v Eskom Holdings Soc illustrates our courts’ reluctance to interfere with arbitration awards except in the limited circumstances set out in the Arbitration Act. The applicant must not only allege that the arbitrator’s decision was legally wrong. It must show that no reasonable … Continue reading