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Arbitral tribunal's reliance on contractual interpretation by previous tribunal not surprising

08.08.2019 – Case Number: 4A_628/2018 (19 June 2019)

In a recently published judgment, the Swiss Supreme Court rejected an application to set aside an award based on an alleged violation of a party's right to be heard. It held that an arbitral tribunal's adoption of a contractual interpretation by a previous arbitral tribunal, which was deciding on the same contract between the same parties, was not surprising.