Public Services

Un tribunal du CIRDI affirme sa compétence dans une affaire entre une entreprise chinoise de travaux publics et le Yémen

Beijing Urban Construction Group Co. Ltd. c. la République du Yémen, Affaire CIRDI n° ARB/14/30

Investment Law and Public Services: Clashes of Interests or Peaceful Coexistence?

[T]he Tribunal must balance the legitimate and reasonable expectations of the Claimants with […] [the] right to regulate the provision of a vital public service.[1] This quote from an investment arbitration tribunal highlights the relationship between international investment law and the regulation of public services. This essay illustrates areas of contention between the requirements of […]