Supreme Court Reinstates Arbitral Award against Republic of Argentina

On March 5, 2014, the Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in favor of the firm’s client in BG Group PLC v. Republic of Argentina.  Tom Goldstein argued for the petitioner.  In an opinion written by Justice Breyer, the Court held that arbitrators, rather than courts, are responsible for deciding whether an investor has complied with the preconditions to arbitration in an investment treaty.  The opinion can be found here.

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