Case Reports

IACL (www.internationalarbitrationcaselaw.com) and Transnational Dispute Management (TDM)/Oil-Gas-Energy-Mining-Infrastructure Dispute Management (OGEMID) are working together to create and make publicly available a database containing case abstracts of arbitral awards. The IACL project is under the leadership of Dr. Ignacio Torterola and Professor Loukas Mistelis (Queen Mary University of London), along with the TDM/OGEMID team, and aims at developing and furthering understanding of international arbitration. TDM is a peer-review online journal publishing about various aspects of international arbitration, with a special focus on investment arbitration, including access to the OGEMID discussion list.

Case Reports (free)

(Most recent additions first)

Poštová banka AS and ISTROKAPITAL SE v Hellenic Republic - ICSID Case No. ARB/13/8 - Annulment Proceeding - Decision on Annulment - 29 September 2016
Case Report by Ilektra Athanasiou-Ioannou, Editor Ignacio Torterola
(April 2017)

Ampal-American Israel Corporation et al v. Arab Republic of Egypt ICSID Case No. ARB/12/11 – Decision on Liability and Heads of Loss - 21 February 2017
Case Report by Puneeth Ganapathy, Editor Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(March 2017)

CEAC Holdings Limited v Montenegro - ICSID Case No. ARB/14/8 - Award of the Tribunal - 26 July 2016
Case Report by Marina Kofman, Editor Ignacio Torterola
(March 2017)

JKX Oil & Gas and others v. Ukraine
Case Report by Diana Moise, Editor Ignacio Torterola
(March 2017)

Micula and Ors v Romania and Anor 2017 EWHC 31 Comm - Judgment - 20 January 2017
Case Report by Jessica Sblendorio and Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(February 2017)

BSG Resources Limited, BSG Resources (Guinea) Limited and BSG Resources (Guinea) SARL v. Republic of Guinea (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/22) – Decision on the Proposal to Disqualify All Members of the Arbitral Tribunal, 28 December 2016
Case Report by Krystle M. Baptista and Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(February 2017)

SAUR International S.A. v. Argentine Republic ICSID Case no ARB/04/4 - Annulment Proceeding, 19 December 2016
Case Report by Lionel Dreyfuss and Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(January 2017)

Pac Rim Cayman LLC v El Salvador - ICSID Case No. ARB/09/12 - Award - 14 October 2016
Case Report by Marina Kofman and Gary Shaw
(January 2017)

Víctor Pey Casado and President Allende Foundation v Republic of Chile - ICSID Case No. ARB/98/2 - Award, Resubmission Proceeding - 13 September 2016
Case Report by Diana Moise and Victoria Ritah Nalule
(December 2016)

Republic of Argentina v AWG Group Ltd - United States District Court, District of Columbia - Civil Action No 15-1057 BAH - Memorandum Opinion - 30 September 2016
Case Report by Ximena Araya and Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(November 2016)

Yukos Universal Limited (Isle of Man) v. The Russian Federation, UNCITRAL, PCA Case No. AA 227- Order of Court of First Instance Antwerp - 24 June 2016
Case Report by Xiaojun Wang and Maria I. Pradilla Picas
(November 2016)

Copper Mesa Mining Corporation v. The Republic of Ecuador (PCA Case No. 2012-2) Award - 15 March 2016
Case Report by Ibrahim Mohamed Amir and Diana Ruiz Truque
(November 2016)

Evrobalt LLC v. The Republic of Moldova, SCC Emergency Arbitration (EA 2016/082) - Award on Emergency Measures, 30 May 2016
Case Report by Ilektra Athanasiou-Ioannou and Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(October 2016)

Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (India), Alkoor Petroo Limited (India), Western Drilling Contractors Private Limited (India) v. Republic of Yemen (Yemen), The Yemeni Ministry of Oil and Minerals (ICC Case No. 19299/MCP) - Final Award - 10 July 2015
Case Report by Tammi C. Pilgrim and Anastasiya Ugale
(October 2016)

Menzies Middle East and Africa S.A. and Aviation Handling Services International Ltd. v. Republic of Senegal (ICSID Case No. ARB/15/21) - Award on Jurisdiction - 5 August 2016
Case Report by Nur Natalia Adnan and Julia A. Garza
(September 2016)

Vincent J. Ryan, Schooner Capital LLC, and Atlantic Investment Partners LLC v. Republic of Poland, ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/11/3 - Award - 24 November 2015
Case Report by Maria Choi and Katherine Sanoja
(September 2016)

Philip Morris Brand Sàrl (Switzerland), Philip Morris Products S.A. (Switzerland) and Abal Hermanos S.A. (Uruguay) v. Oriental Republic of Uruguay - (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/7) - Award + Concurring and Dissenting Opinion Arbitrator Gary Born - 8 July 2016
Case Report by Natalia Szlarb, editor Ignacio Torterola
(July 2016)

Philip Morris Brand Sàrl (Switzerland), Philip Morris Products S.A. (Switzerland) and Abal Hermanos S.A. (Uruguay) v. Oriental Republic of Uruguay - (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/7) - Decision on Jurisdiction - 2 July 2013
Case Report by Marina Kofman, editor Ignacio Torterola
(July 2016)

OI European Group B.V. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/11/25) - Decision on Stay of Enforcement of the Award - 4 April 2016
Case Report by Maria I. Pradilla Picas, editor by Ignacio Torterola
(July 2016)

Flughafen Zürich A.G. and Gestión de Ingenieria IDC S.A. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/19) - Decision on Stay of Enforcement of the Award - 11 March 2016
Case Report by Maria I. Pradilla Picas, editor by Ignacio Torterola
(July 2016)

Transglobal Green Energy and Transglobal Green Panama, S.A. v. Republic of Panama (ICSID Case No. Arb/13/28) - Award - 2 June 2016
Case Report by J. Michael King, editor Ignacio Torterola
(June 2016)

Teco Guatemala Holdings LLC v Republic of Guatemala - ICSID Case No. ARB/10/23 - Decision on Annulment
Case Report by Rajat Rana, editor Ignacio Torterola
(June 2016)

Philip Morris Asia Limited v The Commonwealth of Australia (PCA Case No. 2012-12) Award on Jurisdiction and Admissibility, 17 December 2015
Case Report by Marina Kofman and Erika Williams, editor Ignacio Torterola
(May 2016)

Crystallex International Corporation v Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/11/2) - Award
Case Report by Marina Kofman, editor Dr. Ileana M. Smeureanu
(May 2016)

Antoine Goetz and others v. Republic of Burundi - ICSID Case No. ARB/95/3 - Award - 10 February 1999
Case Report by Nur Natalia Adnan, editor Anastasiya Ugale
(May 2016)

Antoine Abou Lahoud and Leila Bounafeh-Abou Lahoud v Democratic Republic of the Congo - ICSID Case No. ARB/10/4 - Decision on Annulment - 29 March 2016
Case Report by Leonard W.N. Hawkes, editor Ignacio Torterola
(April 2016)

Ioan Micula, Viorel Micula and others v. Romania (ICSID Case No. ARB/05/20) - Annulment Proceeding
Case Report by Devika Agarwal, editor Ignacio Torterola
(April 2016)

Içkale Insaat Limited Sirketi v. Turkmenistan (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/24) – Award, 8 March 2016
Case Report by Radhika Agarwal, editor Maria I. Pradilla Picas
(April 2016)

Venoklim Holding B.V. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/22) – Decision on the Respondent’s Preliminary Objection under ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5). (March, 8 2016)
Case Report by Magdalena Bulit Goñi, editor Victoria Ritah Nalule
(April 2016)

Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela v. Tidewater Investment SRL and Tidewater Caribe, C.A. (ICSID Case No. Arb/10/5) - Decision on the Applicant's Request for a Continued Stay of Enforcement of the Award
Case Report by Diana Moise, editor Victoria Ritah Nalule
(March 2016)

Tenaris S.A. and Talta-Trading E Marketing Sociedade Unipessoal Lda v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/11/26) - Award
Case Report by Louise Woods, editor Maria I. Pradilla Picas
(March 2016)

EDF International SA, SAUR International S.A. and Leon Participaciones Argentinas S.A. v. Argentine Republic (ICSID Case No. ARB/23/03) - Annulment Proceeding
Case Report by Ilektra Athanasiou-Ioannou, editor Julia A. Garza
(March 2016)

Grupo Francisco Hernando Contreras, S.L. v. República de Guinea Ecuatorial (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/12/2) - Award
Case Report by Lucas Loviscek, editor Diego Luis Alonso Massa
(March 2016)

Total S.A. v Argentine Republic (ICSID Case No. Arb/04/01) - Decision on Annulment (English)
Case Report by Damián Vallejo Segura, editor Prof. Jorge M. Guira
(March 2016)

Adem Dogan v. Turkmenistan (ICSID Case No. ARB/09/9) - Decision on Annulment
Case Report by Marine de Bailleul, editor Ignacio Torterola
(February 2016)

Valle Verde Sociedad Financiera S.L. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/18) - Decision on Provisional Measures
Case Report by Raúl Pereira de Souza Fleury, editor Ignacio Torterola
(February 2016)

Charanne B.V. and Construction Investments S.A.R.L. v. The Kingdom of Spain (SCC Case No. 062/2012) - Award
Case Report by Tammi Pilgrim, editor Ignacio Torterola
(February 2016)

Hrvatska Elektroprivreda D.D. v. The Republic of Slovenia (ICSID Case No. ARB/05/24) - Award
Case Report by María Lucila Marchini, editor Ignacio Torterola
(January 2016)

Electrabel S.A. v. Hungary (ICSID Case No. Arb/07/19) - Award
Case Report by Eduardo Mathison, editor Lorena Perez Mc Gill
(December 2015)

Venoklim Holding, B.V. v. República Bolivariana de Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/22) - Award
Case Report by Maria I. Pradilla Picas, editor by Hernando Otero
(December 2015)

Dan Cake (Portugal) S.A. v. Hungary (ICSID Case No: ARB/12/9) - Decision on Jurisdiction and Liability
Case Report by Maria Davies, editor Ignacio Torterola
(November 2015)

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