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US Court Grants Stay of Proceedings with Due Deference to ICSID Regime

25 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

In Cube Infrastructure v Spain, two separate adjudicators made what appear to be conflicting decisions based on the same underlying facts. Both...


The Netherlands’ Attempts to Bypass ICSID Dispute Settlement Doomed to Fail

20 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

As has been widely reported, on 11 May 2021, the Netherlands asked a German court to determine the admissibility of two ICSID claims brought against...

Mexican Federal Judges Suspend Controversial Hydrocarbon Act

18 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

Presented as an indispensable instrument to fight corruption in the energy sector and protect Mexico's national sovereignty, reforms too...

Argentina Reveals Plans to Review and Replace All BITs

17 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

In a tweet posted mid-January 2021, Argentina’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Felipe Solá effectively revealed plans ......

Ohio National Life Insurance Group S.A. Triggers Dispute Resolution Mechanism Under the U.S.-Chile FTA Agreement

14 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

Insurance company Ohio National Seguros de Vida S.A has formally initiated the Investor-State Dispute Settlement mechanism provided for in Art. 10.14...

Controversy over Apparent Conflict of Interest by Member of the UK Government's Recently Created Investment Council

12 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

On April 27, Gerry Grimstone, Minister for Investment, announced the UK Government’s creation of an Investment Council to serve as an advisory...

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America Móvil to Seek Annulment of ICSID Arbitration Award

11 May 2021, by Diego Luis Alonso Massa

In an official statement issued on 7 May 2021, América Móvil (AMX), owned by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, announced it was considering...

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