The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Germany

General Information

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification: 30 June 1961); reservations and declarations: none (the reservation made upon the ratification has been withdrawn on 31 August 1998).
  • European Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 27 October 1964); reservations: none (the German Democratic Republic had acceded to the Convention on 20 February 1975).
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 18 April 1969; entered into force: 18 May 1969); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 14 March 1997; entered into force: 16 April 1998); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated July 2017