DIS Baltic Arbitration Days organized by the Baltic Regional Group of the German Institution of Arbitration (Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (DIS)) was held in Riga, Latvia on 1-2 June 2017.
The conference focused on commercial arbitration involving states and state-owned entities especially in Iran, Russian Federation, Turkey and Ukraine. Fatih Işık, the Founding Partner of Işık & Partners Law Firm, has delivered a presentation on setting-aside proceedings against states and state-owned entity parties.
In his presentation, Mr. Isik examined recent decisions of the Turkish Court of Cassation which set aside ICC awards granted against the public entities on the grounds of public policy.