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An arbitral tribunal may dismiss a late request to hear a new witness

06 October 2011

Authors: Nathalie Voser, Hannah Boehm

In a German-language decision of 20 July 2011, published on 2 September 2011, the Swiss Supreme Court upheld an award rendered by a tribunal of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). The Supreme Court came to the conclusion that the CAS had not violated the petitioner's right to be heard by dismissing his delayed request to hear a new witness.

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