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Colombia has lost its bid to nix a $19 million arbitral award issued to Swiss commodities giant Glencore following a dispute over coal mining royalties after a committee rejected arguments that the tribunal had wrongly refused to consider documents relating to alleged underlying corruption.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 6:47 pm
Italian utility company Edison SpA announced a big win in a dispute with state-owned Qatargas over a proposed natural gas price hike worth several hundred million dollars.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 5:01 pm
The growth of the litigation finance industry has generated questions on the obligations of counsel when their clients are seeking outside capital to fund litigation, which litigators must understand when providing information to a third-party funder and discussing legal strategy with a client, says Matthew Oxman at LexShares.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 4:31 pm
Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou on Friday entered into a deferred prosecution agreement with U.S. authorities and admitted to deceiving global lender HSBC about Huawei's business dealings with Iran.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 3:26 pm
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP continued its active growth in 2021 with the addition of a Miami-based litigation partner with experience in a wide variety of disputes and arbitrations including prisoner class actions and EB-5 investment suits, the firm announced.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 2:00 pm
A London court on Friday found in favor of a group of insurers fighting to protect an injunction that prevents an engineering company from suing them over claims in a negligence suit linked to a major oil spill in Canada.
Posted: September 24, 2021, 12:21 pm
A D.C. magistrate judge has ordered Facebook to grant Gambia access to deleted posts by Myanmar officials who allegedly sought to enable genocide against the country's persecuted Rohingya minority, finding Facebook's concerns for user privacy to be unfounded and "rich with irony."
Posted: September 23, 2021, 10:30 pm
The Senate confirmed an Obama administration veteran as a deputy U.S. trade representative Thursday, one day after it greenlighted a longtime Capitol Hill staffer for a separate deputy slot.
Posted: September 23, 2021, 5:44 pm
Patricio Grané Labat co-led an Arnold & Porter team that successfully defended the Republic of Costa Rica against a $400 million claim involving a dispute over a gold mine project, earning him a spot among Law360's 2021 International Arbitration MVPs.
Posted: September 23, 2021, 3:29 pm
A Russian industrialist has sued Quinn Emanuel in London to force the law firm to reveal its source for a report suggesting he misled arbitrators in a dispute with a bitter ex-business partner, saying the document is a sham.
Posted: September 23, 2021, 12:20 pm