Adoption of new OHADA texts on arbitration and mediation, 23 November 2017

The OHADA recently adopted, during the last session of the OHADA Council of Ministers in Conakry, new major texts on Arbitration and Mediation. These texts are (i) the revised Uniform Act on Arbitration (the “Act”), (ii) the Joint Court of Justice and Arbitration revised Rules on Arbitration (the “Rules”) and (iii) the new Uniform Act [...]

2018-01-14T22:57:41+01:00November 23rd, 2017|OHADA News|0 Comments

Arbitration Law passed in Burkina Faso, 14 November 2017

Burkina Faso, member country of the OHADA, created its national arbitration center, the Arbitration, Mediation and Conciliation Center of Ouagadougou in 2005. As part of the OHADA community dynamics, Burkina Faso has recently introduced arbitration legislation. Indeed, the National Assembly of Burkina Faso voted for a law on arbitration, unanimously, on 14 November 2017. The [...]

2018-01-14T22:59:06+01:00November 14th, 2017|OHADA News|0 Comments

Rapprochement Maroc-OHADA

After a return to the African Union and the integration of the West African regional organization (ECOWAS), Morocco now seems to multiply favourable signs for a rapprochement with the OHADA organisation. There is no doubt that the negotiations have recently accelerated without, for now, being publicly mentioned the wish to join. The prospect of Morocco [...]

2018-01-14T20:50:17+01:00October 31st, 2017|OHADA News|0 Comments
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