Region: Cameroon

Tycoon’s convicted son fails to revive Cameroon claim

Cameroon has defeated a bid by an investment vehicle linked to the jailed son of one of the country’s most powerful businessmen to revive an ICSID claim thrown out on jurisdictional grounds.

29 October 2019

ICC rejects challenge based on repeat appointments by investors

Cameroon has failed in a bid to dislodge Argentine arbitrator Horacio Grigera Naón as tribunal chair in a long-running ICC arbitration on the grounds of his failure to disclose repeated appointments by private parties in disputes involving states or state entities.

25 June 2019

Moroccan consortium seeks conciliation with Cameroon

A Moroccan-owned consortium has commenced ICSID conciliation proceedings after Cameroon refused to extend its ten-year concession to supply drinking water in the central African state.

30 May 2019

Centre díarbitrage du Groupement interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

04 January 2019

Cameroon sees off claim linked to tycoon's son

An ICSID tribunal has declined to hear a claim against Cameroon linked to the imprisoned son of one of the state's most powerful businessmen, after upholding jurisdictional objections based on the "abusively" revived claimant company's nationality and lack of investment.

26 June 2017

Centre d’Arbitrage du Groupement Interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

Featured in Guide to Regional Arbitration (volume 6 - 2018)

03 November 2016

Centre d’Arbitrage du Groupement Interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

Featured in Guide to Regional Arbitration (volume 5 - 2017)

03 November 2016

Centre d'Arbitrage du Groupement Interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

Featured in Guide To Regional Arbitration (volume 3)

27 June 2014

Centre d'Arbitrage du Groupement Interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

Featured in Guide To Regional Arbitration (volume 4 - 2016)

27 June 2014

Centre d'Arbitrage du Groupement Interpatronal du Cameroun (GICAM)

Featured in Guide To Regional Arbitration (volume 2)

13 December 2013

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