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German Bundestag Approves Bill Allowing For Possible Expropriation Of Energy Companies

19 May 2022, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

On 12 May 2022, the German Bundestag (Lower House of Parliament) approved a bill that provides for the expropriation of critical energy...

Investment Arbitration News In A Nutshell

16 May 2022, by TAO

 INVESTMENT ARBITRATION WEEK No. 19, May 2022 THIS IS WHAT YOU ALSO NEED TO KNOW… *EEPL Holdings v Republic of Congo (ICSID Case No. ...

South African Court Finds Arbitral Tribunal’s Decision to Grant Amendment Was Neither An Award Nor Reviewable Under the UNCITRAL Model Law

13 May 2022, by Dean Ehrlich

When will an arbitral tribunal’s decision be an ‘award’ and therefore subject to appeal or review under the Model Law? This was...

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Inc., Webber Wentzel Attorneys


New Devas Arbitration Notice Clarifies The Grounds Relied Upon In Support of USD 1.3 Million Claim Against India

12 May 2022, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

As previously reported by TAO [see here], the three Devas shareholders – CC/Devas (Mauritius) Ltd, Telcom Devas Mauritius Limited and Devas...

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

UK Court Determines Arbitral Tribunal’s Partial Award on Liability Finally Resolved “Unnecessary” Negligence Issue

Will an arbitral tribunal’s statement (in the course of rendering a ‘partial final award’ on liability) that it intends to resolve...


US Court Confirms USD 21 Million Arbitral Award Against the State of Libya

6 May 2022, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

On 23 March 2022, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in Olin Holdings Limited v State of Libya granted Olin...


Argentinian Government Decree Sparks Dispute with Flybondi Airline

5 May 2022, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

Low-cost airline Flybondi could initiate arbitration proceedings against the Argentine government before the ICSID if it does not reverse its...

US Court Dismisses Uni-Top Asia Investment’s Petition to Confirm International Arbitral Award For Lack of Venue

4 May 2022, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

On 22 April, 2022, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia in Uni-Top Asia Investment Ltd. v. Sinopec International Petroleum...