Journal of International Arbitration

Volume 30 (2013)

Volume 30 (2013) / Issue 2

Victor Bonnin Reynes, 'Forum non conveniens: A Hidden Ground to Refuse Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in the United States' (2013) 30 Journal of International Arbitration, Issue 2, pp. 165–175


The New York Convention provides for limited grounds for refusal to enforce foreign awards. Some US courts decisions have refused to enforce a foreign award using forum non conveniens doctrine, a ground for refusal not expressly mentioned in Article V of the Convention. This article reviews US decisions in this regard.

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