Selected Publications

Books

  1. UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) – Commentary, Beck/Hart, 2nd ed. 2018 (Co-Editor with Mistelis/Perales Viscasillas).
  2. International Commercial Arbitration – A Transnational Perspective, American Casebook Series – West Law, 6th (with Várady/Barceló)
  3. Conflict of Laws in Arbitration, Sellier 2011 (Co-Editor with Ferrari).
  4. International Arbitration and International Commercial Law: Synergy, Convergence and Evolution – Liber Amicorum Eric Bergsten, Kluwer 2011 (Co-Editor with Mistelis/Perales Viscasillas/Rogers).
  5. Die Schuldrechtsklausur (The written exam on the law of obligations) – 4. ed., Springer 2015 (together with Balzer und Scholl).
  6. Arbitration in Germany – The Model Law in Practice, 2nd ed. Kluwer Law International 2015 (Co-Editor with Böckstiegel/Nacimiento).
  7. Arbitrating Foreign Investment Disputes – Procedural and Substantive Legal Aspects, Kluwer Law International 2004 (Assistant Editor – Editor: Prof. Horn).
  8. Comparative International Commercial Arbitration, The Hague/London/New York, Kluwer Law International 2003 (together with Lew/Mistelis).
  9. Ergänzung und Anpassung von Verträgen durch Schiedsgerichte (Gap Filling and Contract Adaptation by Arbitral Tribunals), Carl Heymanns Verlag 1998.

Book Contributions

  1. Enforcement of Investment Awards, in: Bungenberg/Griebel/Hobe/Reinisch, International Investment Law, 2015
  2. Materiell-rechtliche Einwendungen im Exequaturverfahren bei Schiedssprüchen – Zeit für eine Neujustierung, in: Festschrift Schütze 2014, pp. 305-319
  3. Arbitration and the CISG, in: Schwenzer/Atamer/Butler 2014
  4. The Public Policy Defence in the Model Law Jurisprudence: The ILA Report Revisited, in: Bachand/Gélinas (eds), The UNCITRAL Model Law after 25 years: Global Perspectives on International Commercial Arbitration, Huntington 2013, Juris, pp. 139 – 166.
  5.  “Arbitration”, in: Smit (ed.), Encyclopedia of of International Comparative Law, 2nd ed., Elgar 2012 (first ed. 2006)
  6. “Arbitration and Insolvency – Selected conflict of laws problems”, in: Ferrari/Kröll (ed.), Conflict of Laws in Arbitration, Sellier 2011.
  7. “The Arbitration Agreeement in Enforcement Proceedings of Foreign Awards”, in: Kröll et al. (eds.), Liber Amicorum Bergsten, 2011.
  8. “The ‘arbitrability’ of disputes arising from commercial representation”, in: Mistelis/Brekoulakis (eds.) Arbitrability: International & Comparative Perspectives, Kluwer 2009.
  9. “The ‘incapable of being performed’ exception in Art. II (3) NYC”, in Gaillard/Di Pietro (eds.), Commentary on the New York Convention, 2008.
  10. “Country Report Germany”, in: ICCA International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration, Kluwer Law International, 2007.
  11. “The Renegotiation and Adaptation of Investment Contracts”, in: Horn/Kröll (eds.) Arbitrating Foreign Investment Disputes, Kluwer Law International, 2004.
  12. “Electronic Bank Guarantees and Stand-by Letters of Credit”, in: Horn (ed.) Legal Issues in Electronic Banking, 2002.

Articles

  1. „Schiedsverfahren bei Finanzgeschäften – Mehr Chancen als Risiken“ (Arbitral Proceedings in Financial Transactions – More Chances Than Risks), ZBB 1999, pp. 367-380.
  2. „Beurkundung gesellschaftsrechtlicher Vorgänge durch einen ausländischen Notar“ (Notarization of company law matters by a foreign notary), ZGR 2000, pp. 111-151.
  3. „Gerichtsstandsvereinbarungen aufgrund Handelsbrauchs im Rahmen des GVÜ“ (Forum selection clauses by trade usage in the Brussels framework), ZZP 2000, pp. 135-159.
  4. „Die Ablehnung eines Schiedsrichters nach deutschem Recht“ (Rejection of an arbitrator under German law), ZZP 2003, pp. 195-221.
  5. „Kaufmännische Bestätigungsschreiben beim Internationalen Warenkauf“ (Commercial confirmation letters in the international sale of goods), RabelsZ 2003, pp. 448-493 (together with Hennecke).
  6. „Die Pfändung von Forderungen des russischen Staats gegen deutsche Schuldner  – Investitionsschutz und Vollstreckungsimmunität“ (The seizure of claims of the Russian state against German debtors – investment protection and immunity from jurisdiction), IPRax 2004, pp. 223-229.
  7. „Die Schiedsvereinbarung im Verfahren zur Anerkennung und Vollstreckbarerklärung ausländischer Schiedssprüche“ (The arbitration agreement in proceedings for the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards), ZZP 2004, pp. 453-486.
  8. „Schiedsklauseln“ in Satzungen  – zur Abgrenzung von Vereinsgericht und Schiedsgericht“ (Arbitration clauses in statutes – on the differentiation of internal tribunals of organizations from arbitral tribunals), ZIP 2005, pp. 13-20.
  9. “Selected problems concerning the CISG’s scope of application”, 25 Journal of Law and Commerce (2006), pp. 39-58.
  10. “Die Präklusion von Verteidigungsmöglichkeiten im Verfahren zur Vollstreckbarerklärung ausländischer Schiedssprüche“ (Preclusion of defenses in proceedings on the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards), IPRax 2007, pp. 430-437.
  11. „50 Jahre UN-Übereinkommen über die Anerkennung und Vollstreckung ausländischer Schiedssprüche – Standortbestimmung und Zukunftsperspektive“ (50 Years UN Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards – Current Situation and Future Perspective), SchiedsVZ 2009, pp. 40-53.
  12. „Treu und Glauben bei der Vollstreckbarerklärung ausländischer Schiedssprüche“ (The principle of „Good faith“ in proceedings for the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards), IPRax 2009, pp. 145-149.
  13. “The Burden of Proof for the Non-Conformity of Goods under Art. 35 CISG”, 15(1) Vindabona Journal of International Commercial Law and Arbitration (2011), pp. 33-50.
  14. “The Non-Enforceability of Decisions rendered in Summary Arbitral Proceedings pursuant to the NAI Rules under the New York Convention”, The American Review of International Arbitration, 2012, pp. 75-111.
  15. The European Convention of International Commercial Arbitration – The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty, Austrian Yearbook, 2013, 3 – 22
  16. Since 2004: Regular summaries of the German jurisprudence on arbitral matters in the SchiedVZ (German Arbitration Law Review).