New York Convention
The New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, concluded in 1958. The Convention provides a regime for the enforcement and recognition of arbitral awards within contracting states.
To view the text of the convention, with a list of signatories and dates of entry into force, see the UNCITRAL (www.practicallaw.com/3-205-6437) website. For a discussion on enforcement under the New York Convention across various signatory states, see Article, Fifty years of the New York Convention on Arbitral Awards: success and controversy (www.practicallaw.com/3-384-4388).