Work Area: Arbitration

Dispute resolution and infrastructure sharing

Two years ago the Brazilian Electric Energy Agency (ANEEL), the Brazilian Telecommunications Agency (ANATEL) and the Brazilian Petroleum Agency (ANP) jointly regulated the sharing of electricity, telecoms and oil & gas infrastructure, outlining the rules and conditions in a Joint Resolution No. 1 of November 24, 1999.

27 April 2001

Argentina retains Pérez Alati and Arnold & Porter in ICSID arbitration case

On November 21, 2000 the Republic of Argentina won an important arbitration case before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) against France's Compagnie Générale des Eaux (CGE)and its Argentine affiliate Compañías de Aguas de Aconquija SA.

21 November 2000

Mexican arbitration case sets precedent

Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa advised a US company in its dispute against Mexico which closed on August 30, 2000 involving a settlement of over US$16 million.

30 August 2000

Republic of Ecuador defeats US$965 million lawsuit

On 11 April it was announced that a US$965 million lawsuit brought by an American electric power company doing business in Ecuador against the Republic of Ecuador was rejected by a U.S. Federal Court in Washington, D.C. on 31 March.

11 April 2000

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