The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Ukraine

General Information

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 10 October 1960); reservations: reciprocity related to awards issues in the territories of non-contracting States. Communication (20.10.2015): limited and not guaranteed application of the Convention on the territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, certain districts of the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts of Ukraine.
  • European Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 18 March 1963); reservations: none.  
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 7 June 2000); reservations: none.   
  • Energy Charter Treaty: Yes (ratification/accession: 6 February 1998); reservations: none.

Arbitral Institutions

Last updated November 2016