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publications

  • The Practitioner’s Guide, Ed. Arroyo, Kluwer Law, 2nd ed., 2018: Section on Multi-party Arbitration; Commentary on Articles 7–10 2012 ICC Rules; Commentary on Article 24 2012 ICC Rules, Commentary on Appendix IV 2012 ICC Rules, Arbitration in Switzerland.
  • «Arbitration Clauses in Third Party Beneficiary Contracts - Who May and Who Must Arbitrate?», ASA Bulletin Volume 34, No. 1, 2016 [together with Anna Lea Setz].
  • «Substantive Law Applied by Arbitrators and Courts: Is It the Same?», in: Müller/Bessons/Rigozzi (eds), New Developments in International Commercial Arbitration 2015, Publications of the CEMAJ Research Center on Alternative and Judicial Dispute Resolution Methods, Genf/Zurich 2015.
  • Do Lawyers Always Have to Have the Last Word? Iura Novit Curia and the Right to Be Heard in International Arbitration: an Analysis in View of Recent Swiss Case Law, ASA Bulletin, Volume 32, No. 3, September 2014 [together with Yolanda McGough].
  • Commentary on Article 43, Emergency Arbitrator, Swiss Rules of International Arbitration: Commentary, 2nd ed., Eds. Zuberbühler/Müller/Habegger, Schulthess, Juris, 2013.
  • Section on Multi-party Arbitration; Commentary on Articles 7–10 2012 ICC Rules; Commentary on Article 24 2012 ICC Rules, Commentary on Appendix IV 2012 ICC Rules, Arbitration in Switzerland – The Practitioner’s Guide, Ed. Arroyo, Kluwer Law, 2013.
  • Lugano Convention on International Jurisdiction and Enforcement, Commentary [Lugano-Übereinkommen zum internationalen Zivil­verfahrens­recht], ed. Anton K. Schnyder, Dike 2011, Commentary on Articles 25–30 and 59–60.
  • Arbitration World – Jurisdictional Comparison, Third Edition, Section on Switzerland, Section on Swiss Rules of International Arbitration, European Lawyer Ltd., UK, 2010 [together with Dr. Georg von Segesser and Alexander Jolles].
  • Cross-border Insurance and Reinsurance: Country Q&A Switzerland, PLC Insurance and Reinsurance Handbook 2010 [together with Dr. Martin Bernet].
  • In Good Times and in Bad: Termination of and Liability under Product Development Agreements [In guten wie in schlechten Zeiten: Ausstieg und Haftung aus Produkt­entwicklungs­verträgen], AJP 2009.
  • At What Costs May a Football Player Breach his Contract? ASA Bulletin Volume 26, No. 3, 2008.
  • Joinder of Third Parties or the Need to (sometimes) Be Inefficient, Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2008 [together PD Dr. Nathalie Voser].
  • Joinder of Third Parties in International Arbitration [Einbezug Dritter vor internationalen Schiedsgerichten], Thesis, 2007.

speaking engagements

  • "Arbitrator selection: ethics and considerations",7th Biennial IBA Conference on Construction Projects, 1-2 November 2019, Berlin.
  • "Expedited procedure – more haste, less speed?", Dreiländerkonferenz, 25 October 2019, Vaduz.
  • "A fresh look at an old concept: Facilitation of settlement by arbitral tribunals", joint KCAB/SCAI/ASA event, 24 October 2019, Seoul.
  • Lecturer at the Austrian Arbitration Academy, 28 February 2019, Vienna.
  • «Arbitration and Corruption», Co-Organization of ASA Annual Arbitration Conference, 1 February 2019, Geneva.
  • «Entwurf 12. Kapitel IPRG: Was ist gut, was könnte noch verbessert werden?», Fachgruppe ASA/ZAV, 15 January 2019, Zurich.
  • «Revision 12. Kapitel IPRG – geglückter Wurf oder verpasste Chance?», European Institute, 9 November 2018, Zurich.
  • «Expertise in Various Domestic and International Legal Proceedings and their Application», PMG Anniversary Conference, 19 October 2018, Lausanne.
  • «Managing Time and Costs of Arbitration», CILS International Arbitration Symposium, 9 June 2018, Salzburg.
  • Lecturer at the Austrian Arbitration Academy 2018, Vienna, and the VIS Moot School Switzerland 2017, Zurich.
  • Presentation of the ASA Arbitration Toolbox at the UNCITRAL Congress in celebration of UNCITRAL's 50th anniversary, 4-6 July 2017, Vienna.
  • Moderation of panel «Where Quantum Depends on Information Possessed only by the Respondent» at ASA Conference on «Shaping Arbitral Proceedings to Best Examine Quantum», 3 February 2017, Geneva.
  • «Procedural aspects fo the involvement of third parties», Croatian Arbitration Days, 8 December 2016, Zagreb.
  • «Strategic choices in international arbitrattion: choosing the seat of arbitration», AIJA Annual Arbitration Conference, 6-8 October 2016, New York.
  • «Substantive law applied by arbitrators and courts: Is It the Same?», New Developments in International Commercial Arbitration 2015, CEMAJ, University of Neuchâtel, 13 November 2015, Neuchâtel.
  • «Party-appointed experts – a waste of time?», Arbitration: Hot Topics, 25 June 2015, Zurich.
  • «The weakest link – can the «weak» party consent to arbitration?», AIJA Annual Arbitration Seminar, 11-13 June 2015, Paris.
  • «Arbitration clauses and third party beneficiaries», ASA local group Bern, 1 June 2015, Bern.
  • «Emergency arbitrator and interim relief by state courts», local group of ASA and Zurich Bar Association, 18 November 2014, Zurich.
  • Co-organization of ASA below 40 seminar, «Getting to know the industries - energy, construction, financial services», 7 November 2014, Zurich.
  • Moderator Table Session: «The different practices in witness testimony, notably in relation to the lawyers' (possibly diverging) ethics: can (or should) unity be achieved?» Co-Chairs' Circle 1st Global Conference, 19/20 September 2014, Berlin.
  • Co-organization of ASA Conference, «Celebrating ASA's 40th birthday - Arbitration during the next 40 years: preparing for the challenge», 5 September 2014, Bern.
  • «The arbitral award: deliberation of the arbitral tribunal and the drafting of the award», Swiss Arbitration Academy - One Day Seminar -, 29 August 2014, Zurich.
  • «In search of the smoking gun: document production and e-discovery», Workshop, AIJA 6th Annual Arbitration Conference, 12 to 14 June 2014, Vienna.
  • Mitorganisation des ASA below 40-Seminars «Court assistance in international arbitration – how to use it wisely and efficiently», 23. Mai 2014, Genf.
  • «Appointment and Challenge of Arbitrators in Ad Hoc Arbitration», YAAP Anniversary Conference, 12 December 2013, Vienna.
  • Co-organization of ASA below 40 seminar, «The straight and narrow – legal and ethical rules applicable to counsel, experts and arbitrators», 8 November 2013, Zurich.
  • «The Award/Recognition and Enforcement», VIS Moot School Switzerland, 2 October 2013, Zurich.
  • «State courts or emergency arbitrator?» ASA local group Basel, 27 June 2013, Basel.
  • Co-organization of ASA below 40 / ICDR Young & International seminar, «The empty chair – arbitrating against absent respondents», 31 May 2013, Geneva.
  • «Assistance to the Arbitral Tribunal», ASA Annual Conference, 1 February 2013, Zurich.
  • «Emergency Arbitrator: Necessity or temporary fashion», local group of ASA and Zurich Bar Association, 26 March 2012, Zurich.
  • «Extending the arbitration agreement to non- signatories: parent companies, affiliates, controlling individuals, guarantors and other third parties», ASA below 40 seminar, 21 October 2011, Zurich.
  • «Dark sides of subcontracting: Multi-party and multi-contract arbitrations», AIJA Arbitration conference, 23 September 2011, Warsaw.
  • Moderator of first Arbitration Forum by ASA, March 2011, Zurich.