Region: Sweden

SCC appoints secretary general

Kristin Campbell-Wilson has been appointed secretary general of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce.

23 August 2021

SCC launches express dispute resolution tool

The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce has launched the “SCC Express,” a new tool in which parties can receive a legal assessment of their dispute for a fixed fee in three weeks.

05 August 2021

Turkish gas buyer loses challenge to Gazprom price review award

A Turkish state-owned energy company has failed to set aside an award favouring Gazprom’s exports arm in a gas price review arbitration at the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce – as challenges to awards in similar cases continue in the Swedish courts.

10 June 2021

Swedish firms team up

Swedish dispute resolution boutique Frank has joined forces with leading IP firm, Sandart & Partners.

27 May 2021

SCC panel rules against will.i.am in earbuds dispute

Swedish investors have brought proceedings in California to enforce a second SCC award against a company owned by musical artist will.i.am relating to the aborted purchase of a wireless earbuds manufacturer.

24 May 2021

Swedish boutique hires Baker McKenzie practice head

Swedish boutique Westerberg & Partners has hired Stefan Bessman from Baker McKenzie, where he led the Stockholm disputes team.

24 May 2021

SCC secretary general steps down to tackle climate change

Annette Magnusson is leaving her role as secretary general of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce after 11 years to co-found a practice addressing climate change.

31 March 2021

LCIA rejects med-tech claim

An LCIA tribunal has rejected a claim worth over €500 million brought by a German medical technology supplier who accused a Swedish distributor of failing to adequately promote its products.

08 March 2021

Swedish court asks ECJ to rule on ECT

A Swedish court has for the first time agreed to ask the European Court of Justice whether its decision in Achmea bars intra-EU investment disputes under the Energy Charter Treaty.

01 March 2021

Huawei threatens Sweden over 5G ban

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has threatened Sweden with a treaty claim over its exclusion from the rollout of 5G network technology in the country, amid concerns its equipment will be used for spying.

07 January 2021

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