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Courts consider effects of a change of parties during arbitration proceedings

Introduction As a general rule, an arbitration agreement extends to the parties that are directly bound by its terms. However, the parties to the arbitration agreement sometimes change during the course of performance of the contract or at various stages of the arbitration proceedings. This usually happens as a result of a transfer of rights […]

Kyiv Commercial Court Reviews ICSID Award Against Ukraine

CISAF: A recent decision of the Kyiv Commercial Court is of particular importance to arbitration practitioners since it involves not only the issues of invalidation of a joint investment activities agreement, but also application of findings of the ICSID Tribunal which were previously made in respect of such agreement. The Ukrainian court invalidated the agreement […]