Swedish substantive laws
The SCC provides unofficial translations of the Swedish Contracts Act, Sales of Goods Act and Interest Act. These translations were made possible by the financial support of law firms in Sweden with the aim to make Swedish law more accessible for foreign users.
Swedish Contracts Act (SFS 1915:218)
Swedish Sales of Goods Act (SFS 1990:931)
Swedish Interest Act (SFS 1975:635)
Legislation in English
Swedish procedural law
The SCC provides unofficial translations of the Swedish Arbitration Act. The Act applies to arbitrations seated or otherwise taking place in Sweden.
Swedish Arbitration Act (SFS 1999:116)
Other arbitration laws
Here users can find the arbitration laws of other jurisdictions.
England, Wales and Northern Ireland - Arbitration Act 1996
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French Arbitration Law - Book IV of the Code of Civil Procedure (Arts. 1442-1527)
Book III, Title XVI of the Civil Code (Arts. 2059-2061)
*The English translation of the French Arbitration Law was made by Emmanuel Gaillard, Nanou Leleu-Knobil and Daniela Pellarini of Shearman & Sterling LLP.
German - Artikel 1 Nr. 7 des Gesetzes zur Neuregelung des schiedsverfahrensrechts
USA - The Federal Arbitration Act (USA)
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International laws and rules
Here users can find international documents of interest for arbitration users.
International Bar Association Rules and Guidelines
IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration (2010)
IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration (2004)
IBA Rules of Ethics for International Arbitrators
UNCITRAL - United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (2006)
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Conciliation (Mediation) (2002)