Arbitration News from Sweden

SCC Board Will Provide Reasoned Decisions On Arbitrator Challenges

On 8 November, the SCC announced on its website (click here to view the announcement) that as of 1 January 2018, the SCC Board...

Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Publishes Report on Investor State Arbitration

The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce ("SCC") was founded in 1917.  It is part of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, but...

Investor State Arbitration under CETA: Key Provisions and What to Watch for in 2017

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement ('CETA') between the European Union and Canada was signed October 30, 2016. The deepening of Canadian and European...

New Year, New Rules: How Singapore and Stockholm are vying for a piece of...

While toasting the New Year over a glass or two of champagne, it may have gone unnoticed to many of us that the strike...

Apportionment of Costs Under the SCC Rules

In its report "Costs of arbitration and apportionment of costs under the SCC Rules" of February 2016, the SCC has reviewed the cost apportionment...

Swedish Appeal Court rules that arbitral tribunal should not have heard Yukos claims

In its judgment of 18 January 2016, the Svea Court of Appeal overturned the Stockholm District Court’s judgment and approved the Russian Federation’s plea...

Sweden: SCC award set aside because of exceeded mandate

In its judgment dated 25 June 2015, the Svea Court of Appeal annulled a Stockholm Chamber of Commerce award in its entirety on the...

European Court of Justice upholds arbitral tribunal anti-suit injunctions

In a highly anticipated decision (Gazprom C-536/13) the European Court of Justice (the "ECJ") has clarified that anti-suit injunctions issued by arbitral tribunals are...

Sweden: A modernized Arbitration Act underway

In February 2014, a parliamentary committee was appointed by the Swedish Government to review and modernize the Swedish Arbitration Act. The committee addressed several...

Brazil and Sweden: Conference discusses Swedish and Brazilian experiences in arbitration and mediation (April...

A conference organized by three institutions, namely the Arbitration and Mediation of the American Chamber of Commerce in Brazil (Amcham Brazil), the Swedish Chamber...

Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 10th Anniversary Edition 2016-2017

Click here for the chapter on Sweden in the 2016-2017 Arbitration Yearbook.

 

Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 2015-2016 Edition

Click here for the chapter on Sweden in the 2015-2016 Arbitration Yearbook.