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Petrochemical bill prevents international arbitration

Premium article - 12 June 2009

Petrochemical companies may have no alternative to seeking arbitration in Venezuela, under a new bill nationalising the sector.

Petrochemical bill prevents international arbitration

Premium article - 12 June 2009

Petrochemical companies may have no alternative to seeking arbitration in Venezuela, under a new bill nationalising the sector.

Supreme Court considers cartel class arbitration

Premium article - 12 June 2009

The US Supreme Court will announce on Monday if it will settle a dispute over whether ‘class arbitration' can be used when arbitration clauses between companies are ‘silent' on the issue.

Supreme Court considers cartel class arbitration

Premium article - 12 June 2009

The US Supreme Court will announce on Monday if it will settle a dispute over whether ‘class arbitration' can be used when arbitration clauses between companies are ‘silent' on the issue.

Nigerian joins Continental Casualty panel

Premium article - 12 June 2009

Nigerian arbitrator Bola Ajibola has joined the ad hoc committee considering whether to annul an ICSID award favouring Argentina after Mohamed Shahabuddeen resigned.

Nigerian joins Continental Casualty panel

Premium article - 12 June 2009

Nigerian arbitrator Bola Ajibola has joined the ad hoc committee considering whether to annul an ICSID award favouring Argentina after Mohamed Shahabuddeen resigned.

Erratum

Premium article - 12 June 2009

In story published this Wednesday, "Macedonia receives ECT claim", we accidentally attributed a quote from a partisan source to a neutral one, Transparency International Macedonia. We would like to draw this error to readers' attention, in case it has skewed their perception. An accurate version, which correctly attributes the comment to a spokesman for Macedonian power company ELEM, appears here.

Erratum

Premium article - 12 June 2009

In story published this Wednesday, "Macedonia receives ECT claim", we accidentally attributed a quote from a partisan source to a neutral one, Transparency International Macedonia. We would like to draw this error to readers' attention, in case it has skewed their perception. An accurate version, which correctly attributes the comment to a spokesman for Macedonian power company ELEM, appears here.

ICC announces new members and officers

Premium article - 10 June 2009

The ICC World Council has expanded the ICC Court of Arbitration, announcing 41 new members and a much larger panel of vice presidents.

Glamis Gold loses to US

Premium article - 10 June 2009

In a ruling that preserves the US's unblemished investment arbitration record, a NAFTA tribunal has rejected Glamis Gold's US$50 million claim over alleged expropriation and orderded the Canadian company to pay the bulk of the proceeding's costs.