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Federal Judge Confirms $400 Million ICC Award, Finds Mexican Court Erred
Posted on 28 Aug 2013 by Lisa M. Hickey

NEW YORK — (Mealey’s) A New York federal judge on Aug. 27 granted a Mexican corporation’s request to confirm an approximately $400 million arbitration award that was issued in its favor in a dispute over contracts for the construction... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court To Rule On Precondition To Arbitration Issue
Posted on 10 Jun 2013 by Lisa M. Hickey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on June 10 granted a petition for writ of certiorari filed by a U.K. investor in a dispute with the Republic of Argentina over whether courts, rather than arbitrators, should decide whether a precondition... Read More

International Arbitration Court Awards Chevron $700 Million In Dispute With Ecuador
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by Lisa M. Hickey

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — (Mealey’s) The Permanent Court of Arbitration on March 30 issued a partial arbitration award of $700 million for Chevron Corp. and Texaco Petroleum Co. (TexPet), finding that the courts of Ecuador violated international... Read More

D.C. Circuit Vacates $185 Million Arbitration Award Against Argentina
Posted on 19 Jan 2012 by Lisa M. Hickey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) A U.S. appeals court on Jan. 17 vacated a district court's confirmation of a $185,285,485.85 arbitration award issued by a foreign tribunal against the Republic of Argentina and in favor of an English distribution... Read More

Supreme Court Upholds $185 Million UNCITRAL Award Against Argentina
Posted on 5 Mar 2014 by Lisa M. Hickey

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) After finding that arbitrators had the authority to determine whether a precondition to arbitration in an investment dispute was met, the U.S. Supreme Court on March 5 reversed an appeals court ruling that vacated... Read More

Crowell & Moring Boosts International Arbitration Practice
Posted on 24 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Crowell & Moring LLP has announced the addition of New York partner Henry "Harry" Guy Burnett to the firm's internationally recognized International Arbitration and Latin America practices. The former co... Read More