Guyana Files Amicus Brief In High Court, Requests Ruling For Belize

(September 23, 2016, 2:48 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The government of Guyana on Aug. 26 filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing that confirmation of a $20,106,100 arbitral award issued in favor of two companies will have harmful consequences to the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) and to international comity (Government of Belize v. BCB Holdings Limited, et al., No. 16-136, U.S. Sup.; 2016 U.S. S. Ct. Briefs LEXIS 3163).

(Amicus curiae brief available. Document #05-160927-010B.)

Belize filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the Supreme...
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