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Swiss Supreme Court dismisses appeal to set aside CAS award for lack of jurisdiction

30 June 2011

Authors: Nathalie Voser, Petra Rihar

In a German-language decision dated 18 April 2011, published on 8 June 2011, the Swiss Supreme Court dismissed an appeal to set aside an award by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) for lack of jurisdiction, stating that a reference to an arbitration clause contained in the statutes of an association suffices to establish CAS' jurisdiction.

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