Tag: corruption

The enduring saga of Tajikistan’s TALCO dispute

The enduring saga of Tajikistan’s TALCO dispute

The Tajik Aluminium Company (or TALCO, also referred as TadAZ) has become the symbol of Central Asian corruption and non-transparency. Tajikistan’s most scandalous industrial asset has undergone through an array of legal challenges – from unresolved offshore mysteries to rapid management switches, from dubious tolling schemes to one of the most expensive litigations in the […]

By 15 January, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Пост-релиз ежегодной международной арбитражной конференции ICC Russia “Россия как место разрешения споров”

Пост-релиз ежегодной международной арбитражной конференции ICC Russia “Россия как место разрешения споров”

28 ноября Российский национальный комитет Международной торговой палаты (ICC Russia) при поддержке Международного арбитражного суда ICC провел юбилейную X Международную арбитражную конференцию «Россия как место разрешения споров».  В мероприятии приняли участие более 120 участников из 10 стран мира. CIS Arbitration Forum оказывал информационную поддержку этого события. Конференцию открыла Генеральный секретарь ICC Russia Татьяна Монэгэн. Она подчеркнула, что конференция […]

By 5 December, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Russia fights Ukraine over “Yanukovych debt”

Russia fights Ukraine over “Yanukovych debt”

The slowly developing Russia-Ukraine $3 billion sovereign debt dispute got a sudden new development when, at the end of July 2016, Russia requested the London High Court make an expedited ruling on the dispute. Following that, on 8 September 2016, the High Court scheduled the hearings for the dispute for 17-20 January 2017. The debt The history of this […]

By 9 September, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Kiev Arbitration Days 2015 to Take Place in November

Kiev Arbitration Days 2015 to Take Place in November

Ukrainian Bar Association invites to participate in international conference KIEV ARBITRATION DAYS 2015: Think Big! (KAD 2015). The event is scheduled for 5-6 November 2015 in Radisson Blu Hotel, Kiev, Ukraine. The KAD 2015 will bring together world-class dispute resolution practitioners and prominent arbitration experts to discuss problems and perspectives of international arbitration. The programme coordinator […]

By 19 August, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Supreme Commercial Court Reviews Public Policy Defence in Russia

Supreme Commercial Court Reviews Public Policy Defence in Russia

The Supreme Commercial Court has published a draft information letter summarising the practice of the application of the public policy defence in enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and court judgments proceedings (the “Practice Review”). While not technically binding an information letter adopted by the Presidium of the Supreme Commercial Court is usually deferred to by […]

By 17 December, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
ICSID Tribunal: Kyrgyzstan Judiciary’s Decisions Amounted to Expropriation

ICSID Tribunal: Kyrgyzstan Judiciary’s Decisions Amounted to Expropriation

The importance of an ICSID award rendered in a case which involved Kyrgyzstan goes beyond the facts of the case and covered topics such as the corruption of state officials, expropriation through judicial action and calculation of the value of expropriated property in the absence of comparable transactions in Central Asia. In 2005 the Kyrgyz […]