…in March/April 2020 will focus on counterclaims, dispute prevention and the reform instruments. Without doubt, the discussion under UNCITRAL Working Group III represents a welcomed effort to improve the system…

…of local remedies, counterclaims, non-disputing party participation and other methods outside of arbitration for settling investor-State disputes. The Group decided not to specifically address any of these concerns on their…

…written submissions; (iv) counterclaims and additional claims; (v) the taking of evidence; (vi) hearings; and (vii) the making of the award. Participants at the 71st session—which included representatives of various…

…determining compensation. Examples potentially take the following forms: denial of benefits provision operating as exceptio non adimpleti contractus; enabling counterclaims by the host State (Indian Model BIT); subjecting the investor…

…the limited context of international investment arbitration. Background on Corruption Defenses in International Investment Arbitration Corruption defenses generally arise in two scenarios: (1) where a State counterclaims that an investor…

…by any subsequent increase in the value of claims or counterclaims, for example in the Statement of Defence. Article 42(1) also allows for voluntary expedited proceedings. Indeed, the parties are…

…for the summary procedure has been increased to RMB 2 million. Furthermore, if the amount in dispute later exceeds the threshold because of, for example, amendments to claims or counterclaims,…