English Court Finds ICC Has Jurisdiction Over Oil Contract Dispute

(November 18, 2015, 1:58 PM EST) -- LONDON — An English appeals court on Nov. 17 dismissed an appeal filed by a petroleum corporation and a Pakistan entity of a decision that found that an international arbitration court has jurisdiction to hear a dispute related to contracts for oil exploration and allowed a Mauritius company’s appeal to set aside a stay of the case (Sadruddin Hashwani, et al. v. OMV Maurice Energy Limited, No. [2015] EWCA Civ. 1171).

(Opinion available. Document #05-151124-018Z.)

Sadruddin Hashwani, Zaver Petroleum Corp. Ltd. and Ocean Pakistan Ltd. (OPL)...
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