European Convention on International Commercial Arbitration
- Appointment of arbitrator — Place of arbitration — Review of arbitral awards — Arbitrability — Consent to jurisdiction — Preliminary objections — Recognition and enforcement — UNCITRAL Model Law — New York Convention on Enforcement of Judgments
Published under the direction of Hélène Ruiz Fabri, with the support of the Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law.
1 The European Convention on International Commercial Arbitration (‘Convention’) was signed on 21 April 1961 and entered into force on 7 January 1964. Its purpose was to promote European trade by removing obstacles impeding the efficient organization and operation of international commercial arbitration (Commercial Arbitration, International). The Convention is complementary to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (1958) (‘New York Convention’) and primarily addresses obstacles to the efficiency of international commercial...