Arbitration in Argentina—Getting the Deal Through guide
Arbitration in Argentina—Getting the Deal Through guide

The following Arbitration guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

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NOTE: On 26 July 2018 Law No. 27,449 on International Commercial Arbitration (LACI for its Spanish acronym) was published in the Official Gazette. The law had been passed by the Argentine Congress on 4 July 2018 and signed into law by the Executive on 25 July 2018. This guide will be updated in line with the publisher’s schedule.

Arbitration in Argentina

The Getting the Deal Through (GtDT) guide for Argentina is presented in Q&A format. The questions are set out below. The 2015 guide (which is the most recent version) can be accessed here:

Arbitration in Argentina—GtDT guide (2015)

This guide provides an introduction to arbitration in Argentina covering the following topics:

  1. laws and institutions, including:

    1. is your country a contracting state to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards? Since when has the Convention been in force? Were any declarations or notifications made under articles I, X and XI of the Convention? What other multilateral conventions relating to international commercial and investment arbitration is your country a party to?

    2. do bilateral investment treaties exist with other countries?

    3. what are the primary domestic sources of law relating to domestic and foreign arbitral proceedings, and recognition and enforcement of awards?

    4. is your domestic arbitration law based on the UNCITRAL Model Law? What are the major differences between