Region: Panama

Panels in place for PCA claims against Interpol and Panama

Two tribunals have been constituted to hear cases at the Permanent Court of Arbitration – one brought against Interpol relating to the detention of its former president and another against Panama by a shareholder in a liquidated insurance company.

05 December 2019

Panama court sets aside award against non-signatories

The Panamanian Supreme Court has partially annulled an award in favour of an Ecuadorean port authority that held affiliates of a Hong Kong conglomerate liable under a concession contract that they had not signed.

14 May 2019

Centro de Conciliacion y Arbitraje de Panama

04 January 2019

Panama Canal award upheld in Florida

A Florida court has upheld an ICC award in favour of the Panama Canal Authority in one of a series of disputes with an engineering consortium over the costs of a project for the waterway’s expansion.

21 June 2018

Trump in ICC fight over Panama hotel

Hotel management companies owned by US president Donald Trump have been accused of attempting to “bully, intimidate and harass” their way out of an ICC arbitration with the owner of the Trump International Hotel & Tower Panama.

17 January 2018

UK Supreme Court allows maritime claim to resume

A Spanish tourism company that breached a charterparty for a cruise ship cannot get credit for inadvertently helping the shipowner sell the vessel before it lost over two-thirds of its value, the UK’s highest court has ruled.

29 June 2017

Panama corruption scandal prompts ICSID claim

A US engineering company and its CEO have filed an ICSID claim against Panama for, among other things, launching criminal proceedings against them as part of an investigation into alleged corruption by the former president Ricardo Martinelli led by his successor Juan Carlos Varela.

04 January 2017

Centro de Conciliación y Arbitraje de Panamá

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

03 November 2016

Centro de Conciliación y Arbitraje de Panamá

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

03 November 2016

Centro de Conciliación y Arbitraje de Panamá

Featured in Guide To Regional Arbitration (volume 3)

27 June 2014

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