Laurence Doering

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Laurence Doering is a lawyer specialising in climate and environmental matters. He is an associate in the International Arbitration Group at Allen & Overy in London.

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Mapping the Hidden Continent of Environmental Disputes

The English High Court recently denied enforcement of a foreign judgment ordering a London-based insurer to pay reparation for an oil spill.  The reason was that the insurance contract referred all disputes to an independent arbitrator, at the exclusion of the courts.  The decision is a stark reminder that many high-impact disputes about the environment…

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