In April 2021, an opinion of the Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) was issued in a case expected to become a milestone for intra-EU investor-state arbitration. While many had hoped that there would be a place for arbitration in the EU under certain conditions, those hopes were dashed by the Court's latest ruling.
Carlos de los Santos (Madrid) and Joe Tirado (London) have been acknowledged once again in the prestigious The Legal500 Hall of Fame which highlights the top arbitration practitioners who have received constant praise from their clients for continued excellence and who are at the pinnacle of the profession.
As part of the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Investment Mediation Insights webinar series Joe Tirado (London) spoke on Investment Mediation and Arbitration—Combination or Separation? on 27 October 2021.