The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Switzerland

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: No.   
  • Legal Provisions:

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification: 1 June 1965); reservations and declarations: none.   
  • European Convention: No.  
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification: 15 May 1968; entry into force: 14 June 1968); reservations: none.   
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification: 28 May 1996; entry into force: 16 April 1998); reservations: none.    

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated July 2017