Region: Ireland

Ireland’s Achmea moment?

The Irish Supreme Court has ruled that ratifying the EU-Canada trade agreement known as CETA would breach the country’s constitution by infringing juridical sovereignty – a move that commentators have called “Ireland’s Achmea moment”.

22 November 2022

JAMS decides Fox dispute over betting brand stake

A JAMS arbitrator has ruled that Fox will have to pay over US$3.7 billion if it wants to acquire a stake in a fast-growing US sports betting brand – nearly twice as much as the Rupert Murdoch-owned entertainment group had argued for.

07 November 2022

German court refuses to block intra-EU claim

A Berlin court has reportedly refused to declare that an Irish wind power investor’s ICSID claim against Germany under the Energy Charter Treaty is inadmissible because it is an intra-EU dispute.

26 May 2022

Renewables claim against Germany clears early hurdle

An ICSID tribunal has refused to throw out an Irish renewables group’s Energy Charter Treaty claim against Germany on an expedited basis in light of the European Court of Justice’s recent ruling on intra-EU arbitration in Komstroy.

20 January 2022

Clear for takeoff: Irish court lifts freeze on Air Moldova plane

An Irish court has lifted a freezing order that led to the grounding of a plane at Dublin Airport, after its Moldovan operator reached an agreement with an LCIA award creditor.

02 March 2021

Arbitration Ireland (Irish Arbitration Association – IAA)

27 January 2020

Arbitration Ireland (Irish Arbitration Association – IAA)

10 January 2019

Irish Supreme Court maintains third-party funding ban

Third-party funding remains illegal in Ireland following a ruling yesterday from the country’s highest court.

24 May 2017

Arbitration Ireland

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

08 November 2016

Arbitration Ireland (Irish Arbitration Association - IAA)

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

08 November 2016

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