ICSID, 23 March 2018, Salini Impregilo S.p.A. v. Argentine Republic, no. ARB/15/39, Decision on Jurisdiction and Admissibility

In 1997, a construction consortium (“Claimant”) won a bid for a contract for the construction, maintenance and operation of a toll road in Argentina. The consortium formed Puentes del Litoral S.A., an Argentina-incorporated company. On the merits, the Claimant alleges that Argentina’s acts started in 2002 led to the termination of the contract in 2014. [...]

2018-06-27T06:46:41+02:00March 23rd, 2018|ICSID, International awards|0 Comments

High Court of Justice, 2 March 2018, GPF GP v. the Republic of Poland, [2018] EWHC 409

The High Court of Justice sets aside an investment arbitration award as the tribunal interpreted an underlying investment treaty too narrowly when it declined jurisdiction over certain claims. The award on jurisdiction dated 15 February 2017 was rendered in SCC arbitration seated in London, under the Treaty between Poland, Belgium and Luxembourg (the “BIT”). The [...]

Royal Court of Justice, 1 March 2018, Jiangsu Shagang Group Co Ltd v Loki Owning Co Ltd, (2018) EWHC 330

On 1 March, the Royal Court of Justice of the United Kingdom ruled on an action for annulment by a guarantor, Jiangsu Sharang Group (JSG) against the arbitral award recognising the jurisdiction of the arbitral tribunal to hear the dispute between it and the owner of the guaranteed vessel, Loki Owning Company (the owner) in [...]

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