Region: Slovakia

ECHR holds Slovakia liable for courts’ refusal to enforce award

The European Court of Human Rights has held Slovakia liable for the refusal of its courts to enforce an ICC award won against a state agency in a Paris-seated arbitration.

01 July 2022

Mining company markets crypto tokens to fund ICSID claim

Crypto investors are being asked to fund a US$13 billion ICSID claim against Slovakia that will be refiled “imminently” by a US mining company – five years after the original case was thrown out.

22 March 2022

Slovakia ordered to pay in road dispute

A Vienna-seated ICC tribunal has ordered Slovakia to pay €38.5 million for delays in issuing permits for a road construction project, while granting a consortium’s request for an extension of time to complete it.

07 December 2021

US oil investor brings ICSID claim against Slovakia

A US oil and gas company has lodged an ICSID claim against Slovakia, alleging it was prevented from conducting drilling operations after attracting protests from local activists.

26 October 2021

JSM Permanent Court of Arbitration

27 January 2020

Vienna panel hears dispute over Slovakian road project

A Vienna-seated ICC tribunal is hearing a claim brought against Slovakia over delays in the issuance of permits for a €1.7 billion road construction project.

11 October 2019

JSM Permanent Court of Arbitration

04 January 2019

Success fee in VIAC case triggers criminal probe

Slovakian police have frozen the bank account of a local attorney as they investigate a state entity’s decision to promise him a €77 million success fee to appear in a case at the Vienna International Arbitration Centre.

24 November 2017

JSM Permanent Court of Arbitration

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

30 June 2017

JSM Permanent Court of Arbitration

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

30 June 2017

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