Region: Morocco

Morocco defeats scrap metal claim

An ICSID tribunal has rejected a German recycling company’s €19 million claim against Morocco over a “de facto” ban on the export of scrap metal.

02 August 2022

Morocco dragged to ICSID over satellite cities project

A Spanish construction company has brought a €407 million ICSID claim against Morocco over a thwarted project to build two satellite cities to combat urban congestion.

16 June 2022

Morocco and Algeria face treaty disputes

A French telecoms company has lodged an ICSID claim against Morocco, while neighbouring Algeria has been threatened with a claim by a Spanish investor in a fertiliser venture.

21 September 2021

Morocco settles tunnel dispute

Morocco has paid to settle an ICSID claim brought by an Italian construction company over a tunnel project – as a British businessman discontinues his ICSID case against the United Arab Emirates concerning an artificial archipelago.

21 May 2021

Cour Atlantique díArbitrage pres la Chambre de Commerce díIndustrie et de services díAgadir

28 January 2020

Casablanca International Mediation and Arbitration Centre (CIMAC)

28 January 2020

Cour Atlantique díArbitrage pres la Chambre de Commerce díIndustrie et de services díAgadir

04 January 2019

Casablanca International Mediation and Arbitration Centre (CIMAC)

04 January 2019

Old foes Salini and Morocco settle ICC battle

Italian construction company Salini, which gave its name to a famous doctrine in investment arbitration after clashing with Morocco 15 years ago, has settled another dispute with the kingdom relating to payment of an ICC award.

03 July 2017

Morocco tax rebate award enforced in US

A US court has enforced an ICC award against Morocco at the request of a unit of Italy’s Salini - a familiar arbitration party - after a Moroccan court ruled a portion of the award ordering the state to repay taxes was contrary to local law.

13 February 2017

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