Last Updated June 28, 2017

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Norburg & Scherp Advokatbyrå is a specialist firm for arbitration and litigation based in Stockholm, Sweden. It was founded in 2013 by experienced dispute specialists Fredrik Norburg and Pontus Scherp. Norburg & Scherp acts as counsel in Swedish and international arbitration under institutional rules, including the SCC, ICC and the Finland Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules, and ad hoc under the UNCITRAL Rules and the Swedish Arbitration Act. Norburg & Scherp also represents clients in commercial litigation before Swedish courts of all types and instances. The firm’s lawyers are regularly appointed as arbitrators in Swedish and international arbitration.

A party has the right to go to court to challenge the jurisdiction of the arbitral tribunal before, during and after the arbitration proceedings (within three months of the award being issued). A party may request a court to declare that the arbitral tribunal lacks jurisdiction under Section 2 of the Arbitration Act both before and during the arbitration proceedings, and regardless of whether the arbitral tribunal has tried its own jurisdiction. A party is also entitled to challenge the jurisdiction of the arbitral tribunal after an award has been rendered under Section 34 or 36 of the Arbitration Act.

It should, however, be noted that a party in challenge proceedings is not entitled to rely upon a circumstance which, through participation in the proceedings without objection or in any other manner, he may be deemed to have waived.

Norburg & Scherp Advokatbyrå

Birger Jarlsgatan 15
Stockholm
Stockholms Län
Sweden
SE 11145

+46 (0)8 658 20 80

[email protected] www.norburgscherp.se/
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Norburg & Scherp Advokatbyrå is a specialist firm for arbitration and litigation based in Stockholm, Sweden. It was founded in 2013 by experienced dispute specialists Fredrik Norburg and Pontus Scherp. Norburg & Scherp acts as counsel in Swedish and international arbitration under institutional rules, including the SCC, ICC and the Finland Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules, and ad hoc under the UNCITRAL Rules and the Swedish Arbitration Act. Norburg & Scherp also represents clients in commercial litigation before Swedish courts of all types and instances. The firm’s lawyers are regularly appointed as arbitrators in Swedish and international arbitration.

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