Arbitration News from Turkey

Turkey permits state court interim attachments before enforcement of arbitral awards

Recent development  While Turkey's International Arbitration Law No. 4686 has long permitted Turkish courts to grant interim relief before or during arbitral proceedings, the law...

Turkey: Constitutional Court confirms the constitutionality of the Law on the Istanbul Arbitration Centre

The expansion of economic globalization and the growing number of transnational transactions in the last few decades have - inevitably - resulted in an...

Have you had your day in Court? Swiss Federal Supreme Court decision clarifies conditions...

One of the central objectives of civil procedural law is to provide a mechanism for the final and conclusive resolution of disputes. In accordance...

Turkish Court of Appeal fails to clarify validity of ‘hybrid’ jurisdiction-arbitration clauses

The background Turkey's International Arbitration Law requires that an agreement to arbitrate disputes be clear and definite. An agreement which contains both a jurisdiction clause...

Turkey establishes Istanbul Arbitration Center

On 29 November 2014, the Turkish government published a law (No. 6570) authorizing the establishment of the Istanbul Arbitration Center. This new institution is...

Are disputes arising from a Turkish company’s articles of association arbitrable?

The Turkish Court of Appeal sheds some light on a long-vexing question Introduction The practice of inserting identical provisions into a company's articles of association and...

Arbitration News from Europe

English High Court provides useful guidance on whether test for appeal on a point...

The case of Agile Holdings Corp v Essar Shipping Ltd clarifies the circumstances in which the court can revisit the decision to grant leave...

England and Wales: Apparent Bias In Arbitral Tribunals – Guidance from the Court of...

In April 2018, the Court of Appeal issued its decision in Halliburton Company v (1) Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd (2) (3) (4)...

Due process and fairness in arbitral proceedings: the Commercial Court rules against finding serious...

The rejection of SCM Financial Overseas Ltd's ("SCM") challenge to an US$ 860 million award in favour of Raga Establishment Ltd ("Raga") on the...

Draft Model BIT abandons Party-Appointed Arbitrators

On 16 May 2018, Global Arbitration Review published a report on the Netherlands newly published draft model BIT. The news heading was "Radical proposals...

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

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

 

Baker McKenzie’s Arbitration Yearbook 2015-2016 Edition

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