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19 November 2017
A French court has released seized funds of around €300 million owed to Russian space agency Roscosmos for the sale of rockets, after finding that the state entity is not liable for Russia's debt in the US$50 billion Yukos awards.
27 June 2017
Two Belgian clothing investors have failed in a bid to reinstate an investment treaty award against Madagascar issued by ICC sole arbitrator Barton Legum after it was set aside last year.
13 June 2017
A 14-year-long ICSID claim against Argentina over an electricity concession in Buenos Aires is over after claimant EDF apparently lost an ICC arbitration over the right to keep its claim going.
03 April 2017
The Paris Court of Appeal has rejected Venezuela’s attempt to overturn a US$740 million ICSID award in favour of Canadian gold mining company Gold Reserve.
08 February 2017
The managing director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde has been convicted of negligence over her role in referring Bernard Tapie’s dispute with the French government to arbitration.
19 December 2016
The Paris Court of Appeal has dismissed a request by Ukraine to set aside a US$112 million investment treaty award in favour of Russian oil company Tatneft.
01 December 2016
The Paris Court of Appeal has lifted attachments obtained by one of the former majority shareholders in Yukos against €400 million in assets owned by three Russian state enterprises.
23 November 2016
France’s supreme administrative court has ruled for the first time on its power to review international arbitration awards arising from public contracts, partially setting aside an ICC award relating to a liquefied natural gas terminal on the country’s Mediterranean coast.
16 November 2016
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