Allianz SpA v West Tankers

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Allianz SpA v West Tankers
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Submitted 2 April 2007
Decided 10 February 2009
Full case name Allianz SpA, formerly Riunione Adriatica di Sicurtà SpA, Generali Assicurazioni Generali SpA, v West Tankers Inc.
Case number C‑185/07
ECLI ECLI:EU:C:2009:69
Case Type Reference for a preliminary ruling
Chamber Full chamber
Procedural history Reference of the House of Lords (United Kingdom)
Court composition
J. Klučka
V. Skouris
Advocate General
J. Kokott
Legislation affecting
Interprets Brussels Regulation
antisuit injunction, arbitration

Allianz SpA v West Tankers is a preliminary ruling by Full Chamber the Court of Justice of the Court of Justice of the European Union upon a reference for a preliminary ruling from the House of Lords. The court held that the validity of arbitration agreements falls within the scope of the Brussels regulation, but that anti-suit injunction can not be given.[1]

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