Topic: Tribunal appointments

Who is sitting at ICSID?

Fifteen new panels have been formed at ICSID in the past seven weeks, including first-time appointments for Egypt’s Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Kenya’s Githu Muigai SC, Sweden’s Jakob Ragnwaldh and Carlos Concepción of the US.

02 September 2021

Qatari award blocked on appeal in Australia

The Federal Court of Australia has blocked enforcement of an award made in Qatar, ruling that a Doha court erred by stepping in to make the appointments.

21 July 2021

States replenish ICSID roster

Claudia Annacker, Maxi Scherer, Lisa Richman, Miriam Harwood, Wendy Miles QC, Kathryn Khamsi and Diana Bayzakova are among the new additions to ICSID’s panel of arbitrators in the past year.

14 July 2021

Who is sitting at ICSID?

Nine new panels have been formed at ICSID in the past seven weeks, including two appointments apiece for Loretta Malintoppi, Toby Landau QC and Lucy Reed.

09 July 2021

Who is sitting at ICSID?

Nineteen new panels have been formed at ICSID in the past six weeks, including first-time appointments for Elisabeth Eljuri, Sylvia Tonova, Andrea Bjorklund and Penelope Ridings.

13 May 2021

Who is sitting at ICSID?

Eight new panels have been formed at ICSID in the past four weeks, including first-time appointments for Jordan’s former prime minister Awn Shawkat Al-Khasawneh and ex-Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler partner Sabina Sacco.

31 March 2021

Who is sitting at ICSID?

The latest round of panels formed at ICSID includes first-time appointments for Matthew Gearing QC, Jonathan Schiller and Christopher Harris QC, Botswanan arbitrators Edward Fashole-Luke and Sanji Monageng and German academic Steffen Hindelang.

04 March 2021

Tomka resigns from China case as third ICJ term starts

Peter Tomka has resigned from a tribunal hearing an ICSID case against China amid controversy over him sitting as an arbitrator while serving as a judge on the International Court of Justice and following the publication of new court guidelines on judges moonlighting,

16 February 2021

Dos Santos telecoms award upheld in Paris

A Paris court has upheld a US$646 million award against a company owned by embattled Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos – ruling that the ICC was right to appoint the five-member tribunal that heard the case and dismissing allegations of bias against two arbitrators.

27 January 2021

Who is sitting at ICSID?

UPDATED: The latest round of panels formed at ICSID includes first-time appointments for Singapore’s chief justice Sundaresh Menon SC, Anne-Karin Grill, Joe Tirado, Carmen Núňez-Lagos and Samaa Haridi.

22 January 2021

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