ICSID - International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes

11/18/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/18/2019 14:06

November 18, 2019 - Oded Besserglik v. Republic of Mozambique (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/14/2) Procedural Order No. 8 (February 12, 2018)

  • Subject of Dispute:
    Joint fishing operation
  • Economic Sector:
    Agriculture, Fishing & Forestry
  • Instrument(s) Invoked: i
    BIT Mozambique - South Africa 1997-Investment Law - Mozambique (1993)
  • Applicable Rules:
    ICSID Additional Facility - Arbitration Rules
  • Seat of Arbitration:
    Washington, D.C.
  • (a)Original Proceeding
    • Claimant(s)/Nationality(ies): i
      Oded Besserglik (South African)
    • Respondent(s):
      Republic of Mozambique (Mozambican)
    • Date Registered:
      July 3, 2014
    • Date of Constitution of Tribunal:
      January 26, 2015
      • Composition of Tribunal
      • President:
        Makhdoom Ali KHAN (Pakistani) - Appointed by the Chairman of the Administrative Council
      • Arbitrators:
        L. Yves FORTIER (Canadian) - Appointed by the Claimant(s)
        Claus VON WOBESER (German, Mexican) - Appointed by the Respondent(s)
      • Party Representatives
      • Claimant(s):

        Arent Fox, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

        Respondent(s):

        Dorsey & Whitney, Costa Mesa, California, U.S.A.
        MACT, Maputo, Mozambique

      • Language(s) of Proceeding:
        English
      • Status of Proceeding:
        Concluded
      • Outcome of Proceeding:
        October 28, 2019 - The Tribunal renders its award.