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Author: Danilo Ruggero Di Bella* Jurisdictions: Norway Spain European Union Topics: Investment Disputes International Litigation States as Parties Diplomatic Protection Full Protection and Security Introduction One of the primary purposes of international investment law is the depoliticization of disputes concerning foreign investors and, accordingly, the avoidance of diplomatic protection. However, […]

Full Protection and Security Standard: A Loophole in Diplomatic Protection ...

Authors: Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas* and Vassiliki Koumpli** Jurisdiction: Greece Topics: National Legislation Practice and Procedure UNCITRAL Model Law Introduction Arbitration regulation in Greece has adopted the dualist system, distinguishing between domestic and international arbitration. The former is governed by Arts. 867–903 of the Greek Code of Civil Procedure, whereas […]

Unpacking the New Greek Law on International Commercial Arbitration

Authors: Kartikey Mahajan,* Satjit Singh Chhabra,** and Aayushi Singh*** Jurisdiction: Singapore Topics: UNCITRAL Model Law International Litigation Enforcement of Arbitral Awards Interpretation of the Award BRIEF OVERVIEW The Singapore Court of Appeal (SGCA) in The Republic of India v Deutsche Telekom[1] dismissed Republic of India’s appeals against the rejection of […]

SGCA’s Ruling in Republic of India v. Deutsche Telekom: The ...

Author: Luis Ramón Garcés-Díaz* Jurisdiction: Colombia Topics: New York Convention Court Decisions Enforcement of Arbitral Awards  INTRODUCTION In recent years, the Colombian Supreme Court of Justice, Civil Cassation Chamber (the “Colombian Supreme Court” or “the Court”) has issued a number of important decisions adjudicating requests to set aside, recognize, or […]

Reviewing Colombian Supreme Court Judgments on International Arbitral Awards

Author: Mohannad A. El Murtadi Suleiman* Jurisdiction: International Topics: Commercial Arbitration Interim Measures of Protection International Institutions and Rules International Litigation Investment Disputes Introduction Interim measures are valuable tools in international arbitration to deal with cases in which one of the parties stands the risk of suffering harm in connection […]

Interim Measures in International Arbitration: The Case for Applying High ...

Authors: Srividhya Ragavan* and Niraj Kumar Seth** Jurisdiction: India Topics: ADR Enforcement of Arbitral Awards Interest and Costs Jurisdiction and Powers of the Courts in Matters of Arbitration Generally   The Government of India has constituted an Expert Committee under the Chairmanship of Dr. T. K. Vishwanathan (hereinafter, Committee), former […]

The DMRC Case: An Ongoing Walk to Execute Arbitration Award

Author: Galo Márquez * Jurisdictions: International Topics: Human Rights Arbitrability International and Transnational Law INTRODUCTION Shareholders have an interest—sometimes a duty—to ensure the long-term financial stability of a company. As global regulators grow their interest in employing transnational environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) directives over companies, shareholder disputes become substantively […]

The Perils of Intra-Corporate Arbitration for ESG Disputes

Author: Sumit Kulkarni * Jurisdictions: International India Topics: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards National Legislation Procedure for Enforcement Introduction The increasing participation of Indian corporations in global trade has resulted in the rise of cross-border disputes between Indian and foreign entities being resolved through arbitrations conducted at neutral foreign venues. In a […]

To Do or Not To Do: The Financial Disclosure of ...