Event December 12, 2023

Lexology Masterclass: Shearman & Sterling Present on Enforcement of Foreign Arbitration Awards in the United States

  • Webinar

Partners Christopher M. Ryan, Jesse Sherrett and associate Anna Stockamore presented a Lexology masterclass on the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards in the United States on December 12, 2023.

The masterclass:

  • Examined the state of the law in the United States, as it pertains to the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards
  • Considered recent developments in the law that affects enforcement against both commercial and sovereign award debtors
  • Identified obstacles that award creditors may face during the enforcement process
  • Discussed the practical differences between award enforcement (i.e. the process of recognizing an award) and award execution (the process of obtaining assets to satisfy the award) in the United States