In today’s global marketplace it is common for States to become involved in various commercial activities through State-owned enterprises. National practices regarding sovereign immunity are so diverse that formulating rules of universal application is a very difficult task. That task is even more complex when State-owned enterprises are involved in international business transactions. The purpose of this chapter is to highlight recent trends and issues in the area of sovereign immunity that are frequently encountered in international arbitration.
|Title of host publication||ICDR Handbook on International Arbitration Practice|
|Editors||International Centre for Dispute Resolution|
|Place of Publication||Huntington, NY|
|Number of pages||17|
|Publication status||Published - 1 May 2017|
- international arbitration