20 December, 2018 Investment Treaty Tribunal renders $1.3 billion Award in claims arising out of the Annexation of Crimea

The arbitral tribunal in Oschadbank v Russian Federation has rendered the first award concerning both jurisdiction and merits in relation to claims under the Russia-Ukraine Bilateral Investment Treaty arising out of the annexation of Crimea (https://uk.reuters.com/article/ukraine-russia-oschadbank/ukraines-oschadbank-awarded-1-3-bln-from-russia-over-crimea-loss-idUKL8N1Y15GC). In accordance with one of the main methods of proving the applicable law in investment treaty arbitration, Professor Malcolm Shaw […]