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Embattled Canadian energy company Niko Resources has launched an LCIA claim after its partners Reliance Industries and BP asked it to withdraw from an Indian offshore gas block for defaulting on a cash call.
ICSID has published a compendium of public comments on its proposed amendments to the centre’s rules.
The Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration has appointed a former assistant vice president of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution, Christian Alberti, as its new chief of ADR, responsible for overseeing case management.
Photos from GAR Live Dubai 2018 are now available.
UPDATED. Member states of the European Union have agreed to terminate their intra-EU bilateral investment treaties to comply with the Achmea judgment – while a majority of them have also agreed to take steps to prevent intra-EU investor-state arbitrations being filed under the Energy Charter Treaty.
Amid Brexit turmoil, the UK government has reportedly found time to negotiate the settlement of a £700 million dispute with Japan’s Fujitsu over a cancelled contract to upgrade an IT system for the National Health Service, after it led to questions in parliament about the use of arbitration to resolve disputes affecting the country’s taxpayers.
A UAE investor in a joint venture that operated Libya’s largest oil refinery has requested UNCITRAL arbitration against the state under the investment agreement of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in the wake of related ICC proceedings.
UPDATED. World-renowned rapper Jay-Z has won a temporary stay of a US$200 million American Arbitration Association proceeding from a New York court after complaining that the institution does not have enough black arbitrators.
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