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Bank guarantees – abuse of rights when demanding payment?
Mag. Stephan Schmalzl und Mag. Norbert Amlacher, ILO Newsletter vom 5. Dezember 2014

The Supreme Court recently dealt with a case in which a claim secured by a bank guarantee became due after the guarantee period expired. It is crucial to have in-depth knowledge of the advantages and strategic use of abstract claims arising from bank guarantees, as well as an understanding of the pitfalls triggered by poorly drafted bank guarantees and underlying commercial agreements.
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Can a successfully challenged arbitrator be held liable for frustrated costs?
Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz, ILO Newsletter vom 27. November 2014

A recent Supreme Court decision analysed whether parties to arbitral proceedings are still bound to pay for part of an arbitrator´s services where the arbitrator is successfully challenged because of his or her conduct. The court held that, unless the work is found to be worthless, the arbitrator is entitled to receive remuneration.
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Let´s rock during sick leave
Mag. Jakob Widner, ILO Newsletter vom 12. November 2014

In a recent decision the Supreme Court had to consider whether activities performed during an employee´s sick leave that would not typically be regarded as adequate conduct were acceptable. The Supreme Court confirmed the lower courts´ decisions and opined that the plaintiff had only followed his doctor´s instructions and that he could rely on this advice.
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Erste Konferenz der New York State Bar Association in Wien mit über 150 begeisterten Teilnehmer/innen
Ende Oktober hat die erste Konferenz der International Section der New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) in Wien sehr erfolgreich stattgefunden. Mehr als 150 Anwälte aus der ganzen Welt haben im Rahmen von knapp 30 Panel- und Plenardiskussionen juristische Themen erörtert und sich intensiv ausgetauscht.

„Wir freuen uns über den guten Anklang, den die Konferenz in Wien gefunden hat", so Dr. Otto Wächter, Partner von Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte, gemeinsam mit Mag. Filip Boras (Baker & McKenzie) Co-Chair des Austrian Chapters der NYSBA und damit zentraler Organisator der Konferenz.
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KIEV ARBITRATION DAYS 2014 - Think Big!
„Pre-Closing and Post-Closing Dispute in M&A Transaction"
Speaker: Nikolaus Pitkowitz


November 6-7, 2014
Kyiv, Ukraine
Radisson BLU Hotel
22 Yaroslaviv Val str., Kiev
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