Conference on the Recognition and Enforcement of International Arbitration Awards, held in Paris on 26 September 2016
15 September 2016
L’exécution des sentences arbitrales internationales
UNCITRAL has announced the publication of the UNCITRAL Secretariat Guide on the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, 1958. The Guide was prepared in cooperation with Emmanuel Gaillard, head of Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Group, and Professor George A. Bermann of Columbia Law School.
Ukraine issues notification concerning the application of the New York Convention on parts of its territory
11 November 2015
On 20 October 2015 the Secretary-General of the United Nations received a notification from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, pursuant to which the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine informed the Secretary-General, acting in his capacity as depository of notifications concerning the New York Convention, of the following:
Conference on the UNCITRAL Guide to the New York Convention.
A joint Conference “The New York Convention, Back for the Future” was organized by UNICTRAL and the New York Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators on 21 October 2015, in celebration of CIArb’s 100th anniversary.
International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International Arbitration
01 December 2014
Marseille – Villa Méditerranée – 8 December 2014
The UK applies for an extended coverage of the New York Convention for the British Virgin Islands
24 February 2014
On 24 February 2014 the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has made a territorial application to the Secretary-General of the United Nations to have the New York Convention extended to the British Virgin Islands.
Recent case law on the New York Convention : 2012 Lithuanian decision on public policy defence
17 December 2012
Lithuanian court refuses to recognize award on grounds of public policy (Article V(2)(b))