Évora Court of Appeal | New York Convention 1958 | Commencement of the Arbitration Proceedings | 05-06-2008 | Case #0032

Évora Court of Appeal
Date: 05-06-2008
Case Nr. 876/08-3
LINK DGSI

Headline:

The arbitration proceedings are deemed to be commenced when the request for arbitration is sent to the respondent.

Summary:

For the purpose of Arts. 289 and 389(1)(d) of the Portuguese Code of Civil Procedure, the arbitration proceedings are deemed to be commenced with the preparation for the constitution of the arbitral tribunal, that is, when the request for arbitration is sent to the respondent (Art. 11 of the Law no. 31/86 of 29/08). It is not necessary that such notice is certified.

 

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