Costa Rica Can't Get Quick Win In $94M Canadian Mining Row

Law360, New York (December 7, 2017, 4:14 PM EST) -- A World Bank tribunal has deferred much of its decision on whether it can consider Infinito Gold Ltd.'s claim stemming from Costa Rica's alleged improper cancellation of a mining concession into which the Canadian company had invested $94 million, saying it needs more information.

The proceedings had been bifurcated so that these jurisdictional issues could be decided first, but the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes tribunal decided Dec. 4 that several of Costa Rica's objections relating to jurisdiction needed to be considered during the...
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