Region: Montenegro

Deripaska fails to revive treaty claim against Montenegro

A Swedish court has denied a bid by sanctioned Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska to revive a €600 million claim against Montenegro – rejecting arguments the state had succeeded to a bilateral investment treaty signed by the former Yugoslavia.

11 November 2022

Montenegro not liable for “francogeddon” response

An ICSID tribunal has rejected an Austrian bank’s claim against Montenegro over measures adopted in response to “francogeddon” – the fallout from the Swiss central bank’s decision to scrap exchange rate controls nearly seven years ago.

25 November 2021

Montenegro faces claim over island resort

A Greek-owned company is reportedly bringing a €100 million LCIA claim against Montenegro over a luxury island resort after a dispute over beach access led to public unrest and the closure of facilities.

12 October 2021

Banker makes good on threat against Montenegro

A banker who accused Montenegro’s president of corruption has launched a €500 million treaty claim against the Balkan state over alleged politically motivated actions taken against his investments.

04 December 2020

Montenegro Chamber of Economy

27 January 2020

Montenegro Chamber of Economy

04 January 2019


Featured in The European Arbitration Review 2019

22 October 2018

Montenegro Chamber of Economy

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

30 June 2017

Montenegro Chamber of Economy

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

30 June 2017

Deripaska tests Montenegro’s mettle at ICSID

An aluminium company owned by Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska that saw its ICSID claim against Montenegro dismissed earlier this year has applied to have the award annulled – at the same time launching litigation against the state in the Cypriot courts.

29 November 2016

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