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    on the Recognition and Enforcement of
    Foreign Arbitral Awards, New York, 10 June 1958

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The www.newyorkconvention.org website is an initiative of Albert Jan van den Berg.

Albert Jan van den Berg (CV is available at hvdb.com) is Honorary President of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA); Emeritus Professor of Law (arbitration chair) at Erasmus University, Rotterdam; a Visiting Professor at Georgetown University Law Center, National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, Tsinghua University Law School and University of Miami School of Law and a member of the Faculty of the Geneva MIDS, Geneva. Professor van den Berg is the author of "The New York Arbitration Convention of 1958. Towards a Uniform Judicial Interpretation" (1981) (referred to as "NYAC I"), which is available online here

Albert Jan van den Berg


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Summaries of Court decisions contained on the website are drafted by our contributors, including:

  • Silvia Borelli, Managing Editor, ICCA Publications
  • Maria Athanasiou, Counsel, Bureau Pierre Tercier
  • Tarunima Vijra, Senior Associate, Hanotiau & van den Berg
  • Michael Wietzorek
  • Kelly Yu-Ju Huang, Researcher, Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei