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Challenge of award based on ultra petita dismissed and approach to challenges based on allegations of corruption affirmed

30 August 2017

Authors: Nathalie Voser, Nadja Al Kanawati

In a French language decision dated 11 July 2017, published on 10 August 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to an award, rejecting arguments of ultra petita (beyond the matters submitted to the tribunal) and violation of public policy. (Decision 4A_50/2017.)

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