Supreme Court approves detour for setting aside proceedings

Dispute Resolution / Litigation & Arbitration

The Supreme Court recently considered whether proceedings (wrongly) commenced before an Austrian district court to set aside an arbitral award could nevertheless be continued. Notwithstanding the Supreme Court's exclusive jurisdiction regarding the setting aside of arbitral awards, the unusual facts of the case at hand led to the creation of an additional channel of appeals not provided for in the law.

ILO-Newsletter, dd. 21 December 2017

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Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz

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