Russia urged a D.C. federal court on Friday to toss a bid by ex-majority shareholders of Yukos Oil Co. to confirm $50 billion in arbitration awards in a dispute over the country's alleged campaign to dismantle Yukos in favor of the state-owned Rosneft, saying it never agreed to arbitrate the claims.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday tossed an appeal by former Trinidad and Tobago soccer player David Nakhid asking it to overturn a decision by FIFA to refuse his candidacy for the global soccer governing body’s upcoming presidential elections.
The Ninth Circuit on Friday revived a semiconductor company's lawsuit seeking triple damages under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act from its former supplier for allegedly conspiring to poach customers, concluding that a $9 million judgment won in foreign arbitration proceedings did not extinguish the company's claims.
An agreement to slash tariffs on scores of clean energy products appears to be on the back burner at this week’s World Trade Organization ministerial conference after the official leading the talks said Monday that the 17 countries negotiating the pact will resume at the beginning of next year.
An international arbitration panel on Friday denied Union of European Football Associations President Michel Platini’s bid to nix his 90-day suspension, which was imposed by the FIFA Ethics Committee amid the the wide-ranging corruption scandal that has rocked international soccer in recent months.
A Canadian appeals court has ruled that an energy company and a power generating company are bound by a previous arbitration decision and that a legal doctrine barring issues from being re-litigated applies to arbitrations, reversing a lower court judgment.
Enron’s Nigeria subsidiary is seeking a quick win in the Nigerian government’s appeal of an order confirming an International Chamber of Commerce arbitration award of more than $11 million to the Enron unit, telling the D.C. Circuit the fraud scandal that brought down Enron did not nullify its subsidiary's contract with the West African nation.
A magistrate judge recommended on Thursday that California-based Thunderbolt Enterprises must pay an arbitration award and interest to a Russian seafood producer after Thunderbolt allegedly failed to follow through on a promise to deliver nearly $500,000 worth of fish.
Commissions Import Export SA pressed a D.C. federal court on Thursday to order the Republic of the Congo to turn over information on its assets, which it says is needed in its dispute with the African nation over an international arbitration award totaling more than €567 million ($768 million).
A Chinese solar panel manufacturer urged a California district court Thursday to enforce a $1 million arbitration award against California-based Sunvalley Solar Inc. in a contract dispute, arguing that Sunvalley has presented no grounds to defer or refuse to pay the award.
The Manila Water Co. Inc. is taking the Philippine government to arbitration to recover approximately $1.67 billion in losses it says it incurred after its petition for higher rates was denied, according to social media updates from the company Wednesday.
Hogan Lovells LLP said on Wednesday that it has boosted its international arbitration practice in Hong Kong with the hire of an attorney from Baker & McKenzie LLP, bringing on board a well-known practitioner with expertise tackling international commercial arbitrations.
Human resources software company Adam Technologies International SA de CV told a New York federal judge Wednesday it shouldn’t have to turn over information about its assets to a legal opponent in an arbitration dispute because the requests were served to the wrong lawyer.
East Mediterranean Gas Co. has won a $324 million award against two Egyptian state-owned energy companies in an International Chamber of Commerce battle over a gas sale agreement, according to an announcement Tuesday by counsel Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators rolled out its new business arbitration program aimed at offering “simple, timely and cost-effective dispute resolution” on Tuesday, unveiling a plan to set fixed fees and ensure cost certainty for small to medium-sized disputes.
EisnerAmper LLP urged a Philadelphia court Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit from one of its former clients alleging breach of contract and fraudulent misrepresentation during an arbitration proceeding, saying that the lawsuit is in the wrong court. Correction: An earlier story incorrectly said that the court had dismissed the suit.
A California federal judge expressed doubt Tuesday that he can rule on Canadian tour company Maple Leaf Adventures Corp.'s bid to confirm an arbitration award it obtained in a contract dispute against a Taiwanese yacht manufacturer, telling Maple Leaf it still has work to do to convince the court it has jurisdiction.
Chinese manufacturer BYD Co. Ltd. on Tuesday urged a California federal judge to reject Apple Inc.’s bid to force arbitration in a dispute linked to an intellectual property battle in China, arguing that it is not bound by a subsidiary’s development and supply agreement.
Two subsidiaries of Chinese state-owned group Pangang Group Co. Ltd. on Tuesday urged a New York federal court to confirm a more than $1 million International Chamber of Commerce award in a commercial contract dispute over specialty industrial heaters.
Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government on Tuesday accused United Arab Emirates-based Dana Gas of concocting “pure fantasy” in its recent allegations that it and other energy companies have pending claims of more than $11 billion in a contract dispute over the development of oil fields.