Commercial Arbitration in Sweden

Commercial Arbitration in Sweden

Number of page: 600
Author: Finn Madsen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Category: Law

The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce has become an important forum for international commercial arbitration, with parties from more than 30 countries, especially Western European countries and increasingly Russia, other Eastern European Countries, and China. The author offers practitioners several background chapters on commercial arbitration in Sweden and a detailed analysis of each section of the Swedish Arbitration Act (SAA). This is a ready-reference handbook analyzing Swedish arbitration- the SAA, the Rules, and cases-and also includes references and commentary with respect to international commercial arbitration in general. The author’s intention is to help practitioners

About The Author

Finn Madsen is a partner specializing in arbitration at the Vinge Law Firm in Sweden. He formerly served as an assistant judge at the Appeals Court and the District Court, and as general counsel for a Swedish Bank. He is listed, inter alia, in the Legal Media Group's 2006 Guide to the World's Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration. The Foreword to the Third Edition is by Phillip Capper, the Head of International Arbitration, Lovells; Nash Professor of Engineering Law, King's College, University of London; former Chairman of the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford. The Foreword to the Second Edition is by Hans Corell, Consultant, Mannheimer Swartling, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and the Legal Counsel of the United Nations March 1994-March 2004. The Foreword to the First Edition is by Ulf Franke, Secretary General of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC); President of the International Federation of Commercial Institutions (IFCIA); and former Secretary General of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA).