Porto Court of Appeal | Scope of the Arbitration Agreement | Validity Ratione Temporis | 03-11-2014 | Case #055

Porto Court of Appeal Date: 03-11-2014 Case Nr. 156/14.5TTMAI.P1 LINK DGSI Headline: The expiration of a contract does not entail the invalidy of the arbitration agreement inserted in such contract.   Summary: A sports employment contract requires a certain level of formalities. The interpretation of its clauses may not lead to a conclusion that does […]

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Lisbon Court of Appeal | Arbitration Clause in Framework Agreement | Negative Kompetenz-Kompetenz | 05-11-2015 | Case #014

Lisbon Court of Appeal Date: 05-11-2015 Case Nr. 2672-14.0T8LSB.L1-6 LINK DGSI Headlines: An arbitration clause in a framework agreement is applicable to contracts concluded under it. The failure to raise objections to the court’s jurisdiction on a dispute arising from one contract does not deprive a party of its right to raise such a defence […]

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Porto Court of Appeal | Jurisdiction of Sports Arbitration Court | 27-06-2018 | Case #008

Porto Court of Appeal Date: 27-06-2018 Case Nr. 64161/17.9YIPRT.P1 LINK DGSI This case summary was kindly prepared by Rishabh Raheja, (rishabharaheja@gmail.com, NALSAR University of Law), Sameer Thakur (sameerthakur@live.in, NALSAR University of Law), and Abhishek Babbar (abhishekbabbar1996@gmail) Headlines: The Sports Arbitration Court (TAD) does not have the jurisdiction to decide on purely private matters that contain […]

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