The Supreme Arbitrazh Court Clarifies Russian Public Policy

May 23, 2013

The Presidium of the Supreme Arbitrazh Court (“SAC”) recently published Information Letter No. 156 approving the Review of the Arbitrazh Courts’ Practice of Considering Cases Concerning the Application of Public Policy as a Basis to Refuse the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments and Arbitral Awards (the “Information Letter”). Although dated February 26, 2013 this Letter was only published in April 2013. This update deals with the letter in so far as it relates to the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards.

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