08 December 2020 I Deals and Cases

Bär & Karrer Successfully Represented Respondent in Setting-Aside Proceedings before the Swiss Federal Supreme Court

Bär & Karrer successfully represented a Turkish construction company against the State of Libya in setting-aside proceedings before the Swiss Federal Supreme Court in connection with an ICC award issued in an investment treaty arbitration. The underlying claims arose out of construction projects commissioned by the State of Libya.

Bär & Karrer's team was led by Daniel Hochstrasser and included Julia Jung and Alex Kapsahili (all Arbitration)

The Swiss Federal Supreme Court has published its decision of 2 November 2020: Decision of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court