Évora Court of Appeal | New York Convention 1958 | The nature of an arbitration agreement | 04-10-2008 | Case #0033

Évora Court of Appeal Date: 04-10-2008 Case Nr. 1725/07-2 LINK DGSI Headline: An arbitration agreement is a real promissory contract whereby the parties oblige themselves to agree in the future. The exclusive jurisdiction of the Portuguese Courts relates only to cases where a real estate right is at stake but not a lawsuit involving interests […]

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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 […]

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