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Crystallex ropes Rosneft into PDVSA lawsuit

Tuesday, 10 January

One of Venezuela’s largest ICSID creditors has added Rosneft to the list of defendants in a lawsuit to prevent the Latin American state’s national oil company PDVSA from repatriating the value of its US assets.

Steelmaker wins second award against Venezuela

Thursday, 15 December

Luxembourg-based steelmaker Tenaris has won almost US$165 million in the second of two ICSID claims against Venezuela arising from the nationalisation of the country’s steel industry.

Latin Lawyer fundraising for clearing houses announced

Thursday, 1 December

Latin Lawyer’s 10th Annual Charity Awards Ceremony raised almost US$60,000 for three of the region’s pro bono clearing houses, Argentina’s Comisión de Trabajo Pro Bono e Interés Público, Brazil’s Instituto Pro Bono and Venezuela’s Fundación Pro Bono (Provene).

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