Disputes related to environmental matters are frequent in the context of investor-state arbitration and are likely to increase in years to come. Claims vary from alleged breaches by host states because of environmental permit denials to counterclaims from states for alleged breaches by investors of their environmental obligations.
Partner Joe Tirado (London) spoke on The EU: A positive or negative influence on international arbitration?, at Arbitration Ireland Annual International Arbitration Conference in Dublin on 15 November 2019. Joe also spoke on International Arbitration Trends in Latin America, at the ICC UK Annual Arbitration and ADR Conference in London on 6 November 2019
Partner Jaime Iglesias (Brazil) spoke on mediation and online mediation at the IBA Latin American Entrepreneurship Conference held on 8 November 2019 in São Paulo, Brazil