The New Issue of the Journal ”Commercial Arbitration” is Issued

The new issue of the journal “Commercial Arbitration (Russian title: “Коммерческий арбитраж») is published in Moscow. It contains articles, case notes and book reviews in Russian and English language. Articles which are published in Russian are accompanied by an abstract in English.


The current issue (2/2021) contains articles on the establishment and activities of regional branches of the International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (ICAC), the successful recognition and enforcement of an ICAC award in Germany, the mechanisms for the resolution of railway disputes in the framework of international organizations in Eurasia, the impartiality and independence of arbitrators, due process considerations in expedited arbitrations, the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in China and Belarus, the resolution of maritime disputes in London, implied powers of international arbitral tribunals etc. (please see a comprehensive table of contents below).

The journal „Commercial Arbitration“ was established by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (Editor-in-Chief: professor Alexey N. Zhiltsov) in 2018, is published bi-annually and therefore so far comprises seven issues. All issues of the journal are contained in the KluwerArbitration database. The next issue will be dedicated to the 90th anniversary of ICAC celebrated in 2022. The Editor-in-Chief and the Editorial Board invite contributions on international arbitration and other forms of ADR.

Table of Contents:

Dmitry V. Marenkov. On recognition and enforcement of an ICAC award in Germany – a Commentary to the Decisions of the Higher Regional Court of Dresden (8 September 2017, № 3 Sch 1/17) and Federal Supreme Court (22 November 2017, № I ZB 92/17) (in Russian)

Dmitry N. Podshibyakin. On the Activity of the Center of Arbitration and Mediation of the RF CCI on the Development of the ICAC and MAC Regional Branches, the Practice of Their Activity (in Russian and English)

Platon V. Guryanov. Mechanisms for the Resolution of Railway Disputes in the Framework of International Organizations in Eurasia (in Russian)

Sergey D. Ivanov. An Arbitration Clause in a Contract of Adhesion: Application of the Institute in the Light of the Updated Legal Regulation (in Russian)

Larisa A. Garmashova. State Court Assistance in Taking of Evidence in International Commercial Arbitration: Comparative Analysis (in Russian)

Peter J. Pettibone. Due Process Considerations in Expedited Arbitrations (in Russian)

Shy Jackson. Construction in the UK: Collaboration as an Alternative to Arbitration (in English)

Aleksander O. Struzhko. Overview of the Legislation and Practice on Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in the Republic of Belarus (in Russian)

Pavel V. Bazhanov. Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in China (in Russian)

Caroline Overgaard, Johan Tufte-Kristensen. Disclosure of Third-Party Funding in Commercial Arbitration (in Russian)

Ivan S. Zykin. Impartiality and Independence of Arbitrators: New Regulatory Regime Rules on Impartiality and Independence of Arbitrators. Appendix to the Order No. 110 of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation dated 30 September 2021 (Russian and English language texts)

Alexander V. Grebelsky. Commentary to the International Law Association Recommendations on Inherent and Implied Powers of International Arbitral Tribunals (adopted by the ILA Resolution No. 4/2016 in 2016) (in Russian)

Aleksandra E. Kozina. Conflict of Laws Regulation of the Negotiorum Gestio (in Russian)

Andrey V. Egorov. Cancellation of a Contract for Construction Works: The Analysis of Consequences under the Russian Law (in Russian)

Norair A. Babadjanian. Resolution of Maritime Disputes in London. Introduction by the Editor of the Russian Translation of the LMAA Terms and Procedures 2021 (in Russian)

Natalia I. Gaidaenko Schaer. The Trends Towards Unification of Conciliation Procedures Legal Regulation as Reflected in the Works Performed by UNCITRAL: Not Only Arbitration for Investment Disputes (in Russian)

Anonymised ICAC awards (summaries and comments) (in Russian)

Book Reviews:

Dmitry V. Marenkov. Book Review: New Literature on Arbitration Law and Practice in Russia (in English)

Dmitry V. Marenkov. Book Review: Wiegand, Nicolas / Altenkirch, Markus (eds.). HKIAC Administered Arbitration Rules. Article-by-Article Commentary. C.H. Beck, Munich/Nomos, Baden-Baden, 2021. 185 p. (in Russian)

Lyudmila V. Terentieva. Book Review: Monograph by V.N. Anurov. Competence of an Arbitral Tribunal. In 3 volumes. Vol. 1. Permissibility of a Lawsuit. Prospect Publisher, Moscow, 2021. Vol. 2. Investment Disputes. Prospect Publisher, Moscow, 2022 (in Russian)

Natalia G. Doronina, Natalia G. Semilutina. Review of the Book by Natalia I. Gaidaenko Schaer “Singapore Convention on Mediation. Article-by-Article Commentary” (in Russian)

Center for Arbitration and Mediation at CCI RF, D. Marenkov