ICSID To Hold Merits Hearing In Treaty Dispute Filed Against Estonia
(November 4, 2016, 9:53 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A tribunal for the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) on Nov. 4 said a hearing on jurisdiction and the merits in an international treaty arbitration brought by investors against the Republic of Estonia will begin next week (United Utilities (Tallinn) B.V., et al. v. Republic of Estonia, No. ARB/14/24, ICSID).
On Oct. 24, 2014, ICISD registered a request for arbitration filed by United Utilities (Tallinn) B.V. and Aktsiaselts Tallinna Vesi against Estonia pursuant to a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) between...