Publish in Legal Briefs - Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Panama's Supreme Court ruled that Bridgestone had bullied a competitor. The Japenese firm then took its case to the ICSID, but lost. Here traffic in Panama City. (Photo: Panama Transit Authority ATTT)
Mallory Silberman, Whitney Debevoise and Gaela Gehring Flores, Arnold & Porter. (Latinvex collage)
ICSID Tribunal dismisses international claim against Panama.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Arnold & Porter won dismissal at The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) for a lawsuit from Japan-based Bridgestone against its client, the Republic of Panama.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld represented Bridgestone, the world's largest tire manufacturer,
On August 14, an arbitral tribunal...
Keywords: Akin Gump, Arbitration & Litigation, Arnold & Porter, ICSID, Panama