Arbitration Case Digest

Court partially sets aside award on jurisdiction but confirms extension of agreement to non-signatories

04.02.2021

Case Number: 4A_528/2019 (7 December 2020)

Court partially sets aside award on jurisdiction but confirms extension of agreement to non-signatories

In a recently published French-language decision rendered in a domestic arbitration, the Swiss Supreme Court partially set aside a jurisdictional award, finding that the arbitration agreement did not bind a non-signatory respondent, but confirming that the claimants could rely on the agreement, despite not being signatories.

 

Subscribe to our Updates

*Required fields

Monthly selected key topics from our practice areas and sectors, plus Newsflashes on current events.
Monthly email with the latest updates on and summaries of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court's case law in arbitration matters.
A regular look (1 – 2 per year) from a unique M&A perspective on legal changes, economic developments and societal trends in Switzerland.
Regular insights on Swiss and international trends and legal developments in the construction industry.
Concise analyses of key trends in the fast moving world of corporate governance for the boards of Swiss companies.