Region: Czech Republic

Czech Republic puts poppy claim to bed

The Czech Republic has defeated a US$100 million UNCITRAL claim brought by a Dutch company which alleged it was the victim of a fraudulent scheme relating to the sale of blue poppies and other commodities.

30 April 2021

Bulgaria can’t halt Czech investor's claim

An ICSID tribunal hearing a Czech energy conglomerate’s Energy Charter Treaty claim against Bulgaria has refused to throw out the case based on the European Court of Justice ruling in Achmea.

05 March 2021

Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and to the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic

27 January 2020

Czech Republic

Featured in The Guide to Challenging and Enforcing Arbitration Awards - First Edition

04 January 2019

Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and to the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic

04 January 2019

US appeal denied in Czech blood plasma saga

A Liechtenstein company has failed in its latest bid to enforce a US$400 million award against the Czech Republic in the US courts, as its founder pursues a related investment treaty claim worth US$2.5 billion.

07 November 2018

Czech award blocked again in US

A US court has for a second time refused to enforce a blood plasma supplier’s US$650 million award against the Czech Republic, ruling that it was not binding because it failed to clear an arbitral review process.

02 October 2017

Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and to the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic

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

30 June 2017

Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic and to the Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic

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

30 June 2017

Czech village at heart of new ICSID claim

A Swiss real estate developer has started an ICSID arbitration against the Czech Republic over the thwarting of plans for a housing development in a rural village on the outskirts of Prague.

05 May 2017

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