Choice Of Court Agreement Act
The judgments of the elected court must be recognized in all States where the Convention is applicable. The CCAA is a positive and welcome boost to dispute settlement in Singapore, as it provides parties with greater certainty and predictability in the enforcement of judgments rendered in Singapore`s courts and increases the number of jurisdictions in which such sentences can be enforced. The agreement will ultimately enhance security and cost reduction for parties to an international agreement. In particular, considerable savings in time, effort and cost are achieved by requiring States parties to interrupt or reject the matter where the Singapore Agreement has designated Singapore courts as exclusive jurisdiction in the event of a dispute. This may avoid lengthy controversies on the forum non conveniens. Similarly, the courts of Singapore are required to bring or dismiss a case if the court of another Contracting State has been held to have exclusive jurisdiction. The claimant`s right related to unpaid invoices due to the claimant by the defendant for financial advisory and related professional services provided between the parties in accordance with an order letter. In accordance with the provisions of the agreement concluded between the parties, they had submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English High Court. (a) to which a natural person acting mainly for personal, family or household purposes (consumer) is a party; (b) as regards employment contracts, including collective agreements. During the negotiations, parallels were drawn between the New York Convention on Arbitral Awards: the objective was to establish a system of recognition of decisions based on court cases in which the tribunal was chosen on the basis of a trial agreement that would create the same degree of predictability and applicability as for arbitral awards in the States of the New York Convention.  (b) the High Court is bound by all findings of fact of the court of origin, unless the foreign judgment was rendered late; and (a) in the State Party that made the declaration; (b) in other Contracting States where, in an exclusive agreement of jurisdiction, the courts or one or more specific courts of the State which made the declaration are designated. .