The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Czech Republic

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: No.
  • Legal Provisions: Czech Arbitration Act 1994 (Act No. 216/1994 Coll. on Arbitral Proceedings and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards). This Act is based on the old 1963 legislation and not on the UNCITRAL Model Law.

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 30 September 1993); reservations: none.
  • European Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 30 September 1993); reservations: none.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 23 March 1993); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 29 March 1996); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated November 2016