Swiss Arbitration Decisions

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October 29, 2008

The Federal Tribunal refers to two arbitrations. As it happens, I was one of the arbitrators in one of the two and it might not be fully appropriate for me to comment or criticize the decision.

Accordingly, I will simply point out the issues the Federal Tribunal dealt with:

(i) Section 3 of the opinion deals with jurisdiction. The interesting part is at 3.3.1.2 at pages 10 – 11.

Case information

Docket number: 
4A_210/2008
Original language: 
French
Published: 
2009, ASA Bulletin 309
2 SwissIntArbRep 495 (2008)
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September 2, 2014

The case involved a lengthy dispute concerning a brewery in Algeria. The original contract was signed in 1999 and it contained an arbitration clause in favour of a three-member tribunal of the International Commercial and Industrial Arbitration Court (CARICI), a little-known arbitral institution in Geneva, dissolved as of December 31, 2011.

Case information

Docket number: 
4A_606/2013
Original language: 
French
Published: 
33 ASA Bull 614 (2015)
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