Batei Din and arbitration awards: Sterling

An interesting case involving the extent to which arbitration awards by religious courts are enforceable at civil law has recently come before the Chancery Division of the High Court.

Sterling v Rand & Anor [2019] EWHC 2560 (Ch) was an adjourned hearing of an application by an arbitration claim form for summary enforcement of an award arising out of a dispute between the parties relating to a property in Stoke Newington that was made by a tribunal consisting of three dayanim of the London Beth Din.  Continue reading