Paris Court of Appeal, 9 May 2018, Commissions Import Export (Commisimpex) v. Republic of Congo and Air France, no. 17/06024

By two arbitral awards dated 3 December 2000 and 21 January 2013, the Democratic Republic of the Congo was ordered to pay to the company Commisimpex (“Commisimpex”) the total amount of 986,000,000.00 euros (respectively 232,000,000.00 and 754,000,000.00 euros). The enforceability of these awards had been recognized in France. By order dated 14 November 2016, Commisimpex [...]