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Romak S.A. (Switzerland) v. The Republic of Uzbekistan


The PCA provided administrative support in this arbitration, which was conducted under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, pursuant to the Agreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Uzbekistan on the Promotion and the Reciprocal Protection of Investments, signed on 16 April 1993.

The Arbitral Tribunal consisted of:

Mr. Fernando Mantilla-Serrano, Chairman
Mr. Noah Rubins
Prof. Nicolas Molfessis

The Claimant was represented by:

Messrs Christophe Ayela, Renaud Semerdjian and Aurélien Aucher (formerly of Ayela Semerdjian & Associés) now of Mayer Brown, Paris, France, and Dr. Walid Ben Hamida.

The Respondent was represented by:

H.E. Mr. Ravshanbek Alimov, Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan in France, agent for Uzbekistan.

Messrs. Jean-Pierre Harb and Christophe Lobier of Baker & McKenzie, Paris, France, and Messrs. David Fraser and Alexis Martinez of Baker & McKenzie, London, England.

The following PDF document pertaining to this arbitration can be downloaded: