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Annex C of the Itaipu Treaty

In 2023 the High Contracting Parties of the Itaipu Treaty will revise the financial basis for the energy tariffs of the world’s largest renewable energy producing dam. This will awake international law issues related to sovereignty, (energy) justice, power asymmetry and social and economic rights. These issues were altogether discussed in the symposium “Annex C …

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We are contributors to Jus Mundi

Ana Maria Daza-Clark, Erman Ozgur and Albert Badia become authors for Jus Mundi’s Wiki Notes. Ana Maria wrote about Regulatory Expropriation, Erman about Due Process in the Fair and Equitable Treatment, and Albert about State-owned Enterprises. Jus Mundi, a Search Engine for International Law and Arbitration, strives to make international law and arbitration more transparent …

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“Enforcing transboundary water obligations through investment treaty arbitration: China,Laos and the Mekong River”, by Ana Maria Daza-Clark.

Ana Maria Daza-Clark has published the article “Enforcing transboundary water obligations through investment treaty arbitration: China, Laos and the Mekong River”. The article has been published by the Review of European, Comparative and International Environmental Law in June 2020. It focuses on the intersection between investment law and water law in connection with the construction …

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“Force Majeure and Hardship in the Age of Corona: A Historical and Comparative Study”, by Daniel Behn.

Daniel Behn co-authors article on force majeure in the COVID-19 era Dr Behn and Prof. Dr Berger have jointly authored the paper “Force Majeure and Hardship in the Age of Corona: A Historical and Comparative Study”. The paper will be soon published at the McGill Journal of Dispute Resolution, and is currently posted at the …

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Arbitraje de inversión contra Libia

La semana pasada recibimos el laudo de la Cámara de Comercio Internacional en el arbitraje que hace 4 años iniciamos contra Libia por encargo de una empresa de construcción. El Tribunal ha condenado a Libia por incumplimiento del acuerdo bilateral de inversión. Aunque la contratación se realizó por una empresa estatal, el Tribunal hace responsable …

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Compliance Lex Logística

AACNI amplía los contenidos de su plataforma de compliance online. Hasta ahora, ésta consistía en 4 bloques: [A] General, [B] Terrestre, [C] Marítimo y [D] Aéreo. Ahora, incorpora un quinto bloque: [E] Penal. Este nuevo bloque resuelve cuestiones relativas a la responsabilidad en la cadena de mando, la figura del “compliance officer” y el sistema …

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Lecture at Xiamen Law School

Ana María Daza gave a lecture to doctoral students at the Xiamen Law School in China. The lecture focused on international investment law and water related transboundary projects, such as hydroelectric projects, water transfers or mining. Interesting questions were raised in the context of potential investment treaty arbitration disputes that have arisen from this type …

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Impartiality in Investment Treaty Arbitration Seminar

Dr Daniel Behn, along with Professor Stavros Brekoulakis and Ms Anna Howard, acted as moderator in the Impartiality in Investment Treaty Arbitration Seminar. The speakers were Professor Luca Radicati di Brozolo (ArbLit) and Ms Sarah Vasani (Addleshaw Goddard). The event was a co-curricular activity organized by the School of International Arbitration of the Queen Mary …

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INVESTMENT ARBITRATION AND ITS DISCONTENTS: AN EMPIRICAL ASSESSMENT

On April 5, 2019, Daniel Behn posted at the blog of the European Journal of International Law an extensive article named “Investment Arbitration and its discontents: An Empirical Assessment”, which is authored by Malcolm Langford, Daniel Behn and Laura Letourneau-Tremblay. According to the authors, the legitimacy crisis in international investment arbitration continues to generate attempts …

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Empirical Perspectives on Investment Arbitration: what do we know? Does it matter? ISDS Academic Forum Working Group 7 Paper.

The last decade has witnessed a burgeoning empirical research field on investment treaty arbitration (ITA). Probing its origins, functioning and effects – and even doctrinal questions, scholars have used a range of methods (quantitative, qualitative and computational) to analyze the regime. Such empirical research has been greatly facilitated by the rapid expansion and proliferation in …

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Arbitraje Internacional en Ingeniería, Construcción e Infraestructuras

AACNI (UK) Limited organiza unas charlas sobre arbitraje de inversión en disputas relativas a proyectos internacionales de ingeniería, construcción e infraestructuras. El evento, que se celebra en Barcelona el próximo día 8 de noviembre, consiste en cuatro ponencias y un almuerzo. El programa es el siguiente: 09:00-09:15 Registro de asistentes. 09:15-10:00 Línea de frontera entre …

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La Ley de Navegación Marítima de la “A” a la “Z”

Escrita por Albert Badia, esta obra facilita la comprensión de algunos conceptos de uso cotidiano que se encuentran regulados en la Ley 14/2014, de 24 de julio, de Navegación Marítima. Desgrana, de la A a la Z, cincuenta figuras que se encuentran reguladas en dicha ley. Con un lenguaje sencillo y en forma de fichas, se presenta como un manual …

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