Brumby Shipholdings v Petroleos De Venezuela SA - PDVSA Operaciones Acuaticas SA - Rechtbank Den Haag - Zaaknummer C-09-588958 - HA ZA 20-209 - Dutch - 23 February 2022
Rechtsgebieden Internationaal privaatrecht; Bijzondere kenmerken Bodemzaak; Tussenuitspraak; Inhoudsindicatie: Internationale overeenkomst. Beroep op arbitragebeding. Tussenvonnis in incident.
Artikel 27 van de algemene voorwaarden luidt als volgt:
Any and all disputes, controversies and claims arising out of, involving, or relating to the Order shall be referred to, settled and finally resolved exclusively by arbitration under the rules of the ICC International Court of Arbitration (the “Rules”) by three arbitrators appointed in accordance with the Rules. (...) The place of the arbitration shall be The Hague. The language used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English.
Should one of the parties to an arbitration agreement be a corporation in which the Republic (...) hold a participation equal to or higher than fifty percent (50%) of its equity or a Corporation in which the aforesaid persons hold a participation equal to or higher than fifty percent (50 %) of its equity, to beyond, the agreement requires approval from the appropriate corporate entity and the written authorization from the respective Minister.