Waiving The Right to Arbitrate

Introduction Despite the existence of an arbitration agreement, a party’s right to arbitrate may be waived due to its subsequent conduct. These conducts vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. While the most common ground is a party’s participation in a court proceeding in relation to the same matter, a party’s failure to pay the arbitration fee...
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Capitalizing Reserves: Basics that You Need to Know

A capitalizing reserve is one of the mechanisms of increasing capital in share companies. In simple terms, it is the conversion of the reserves of the companies into shares (equity). But if no new money is not injected into the company, how can we say that it is a means to increase the capital of...
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የግልግል ዳኝነት ምንድን ነው?

የግልግል ዳኝነት ባህሪያት እና መገለጫዎቹ በተወሰነ መልኩም ቢሆን ከአገር አገር የተለያየ እና ከጊዜ ወደ ጊዜ የሚቀያየር በመሆኑ በአለም አቀፍ ደረጃ አንድ ወጥ የሆነ ትርጉም ሊበጅለት አልተቻለም።[1] በመላው ዓለም ተቀባይነት ባገኙ የግልግል ዳኝነት ስምምነቶች(ኮንቬንሽኖች) እና ህጎች ማለትም በተባበሩት መንግስታት የዓለም አቀፍ ንግድ ህግ ኮሚሽን (UNCITRAL) ሞዴል ህግ ላይም ሆነ በተለምዶ የኒውዮርክ ስምምነት እየተባለ በሚጠራው በውጪ አገር...
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Cassation Decision Volume. 24, File No. 181958

Cassation Decision Volume. 24, File No. 181958 This post summarizes a previous decision of the Amhara National Regional State, North Showa zone high court, the regional State Supreme Court, and its Cassation bench decisions rendered on December 20, 2012 E.C, regarding an appeal from the Supreme Court. Case Mr. Gebeyaw Eshetu vs North Showa region...
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Arbitrating Employment Disputes: New Arbitration Law and Employees’ Concerns

Ethiopia enacted an arbitration and conciliation working procedure proclamation on 2 April 2021. This piece discusses the proclamation from the employment arbitration angle. Arbitration is one means of dispute settlement that has gained worldwide attention mainly in commercial and investment disputes. Cases are decided by (a) third party(ies) appointed by the parties formally known as...
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