Case Details
Philip Morris Brand Sàrl (Switzerland), Philip Morris Products S.A. (Switzerland) and Abal Hermanos S.A. (Uruguay) v. Oriental Republic of Uruguay (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/7)
Subject of Dispute: Tobacco industry
Economic Sector: Other Industry
Instrument(s) Invoked: BIT Uruguay - Switzerland 1988
Applicable Rules: ICSID Convention - Arbitration Rules
Seat of Arbitration:
(a) Original Proceeding
Claimant(s)/Nationality(ies): Abal Hermanos S.A. (Uruguay) (Uruguayan),FTR Holding S.A. (Swiss),Philip Morris Brand Sàrl (Switzerland) (Swiss),Philip Morris Products S.A. (Switzerland) (Swiss)
Respondent(s): Oriental Republic of Uruguay
Date Registered: March 26, 2010
Date of Constitution of Tribunal: March 15, 2011
Composition of Tribunal
President: Piero BERNARDINI (Italian) - Appointed by the Secretary-General
Arbitrators: Gary B. BORN (U.S.) - Appointed by the Claimant(s)
James R. CRAWFORD (Australian) - Appointed by the Respondent(s)
Initial Composition of Tribunal
President:
Arbitrators:
Reconstituted:
Party Representatives
Claimant(s):
Respondent(s):
Language(s) of Proceeding: English,Spanish
Status of Proceeding: Concluded
Outcome of Proceeding: Award rendered by the Tribunal on July 8, 2016; attached to the award is a dissenting opinion by arbitrator Gary Born.
(b) Rectification Proceeding
Applicant(s)/Requesting Party(ies): Claimant(s)
Respondent(s):
Date Registered: August 12, 2016 (Claimant(s))
Date of Constitution of Tribunal:
Composition of Tribunal
President:
Arbitrators:
Initial Composition of Tribunal
President:
Arbitrators:
Reconstituted:
Party Representatives
Claimant(s):
Respondent(s):
Language(s) of Proceeding: English,Spanish
Status of Proceeding: Concluded
Outcome of Proceeding: Decision on the rectification of the award issued by the Tribunal on September 26, 2016.