Saba Fakes v. Republic of Turkey (ICSID Case No. ARB/07/20)
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BIT Netherlands - Turkey 1986
ICSID Convention - Arbitration Rules
Saba Fakes (Dutch)
Republic of Turkey (Turkish)
August 13, 2007
March 4, 2008
Emmanuel GAILLARD (French) - Appointed by the Parties
Houthoff Buruma, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Derains & Gharavi, Paris, France
July 14, 2010 - The Tribunal renders its award.
(a) Original Proceeding
Composition of Tribunal
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(a) Original Proceeding
|August 13, 2007||The Secretary-General registers a request for the institution of arbitration proceedings.|
|March 4, 2008||The Tribunal is constituted. Its members are: Emmanuel Gaillard (French), President; Hans van Houtte (Belgian); and Laurent Lévy (Swiss/Brazilian).|
|March 14, 2008||The Claimant files a proposal for the disqualification of an arbitrator; the proceeding is suspended.|
|March 21, 2008||The Respondent files observations on the proposal for disqualification.|
|April 26, 2008||The proposal for the disqualification of an arbitrator is declined; the proceeding is resumed.|
|June 20, 2008||The Claimant files a request for provisional measures.|
|June 24, 2008||The Respondent files objections to jurisdiction, accompanied by a request for the Tribunal to deal with objections to jurisdiction as a preliminary question.
The Respondent also files a request for provisional measures and a request for production of documents.
|June 26, 2008||The Tribunal holds a first session in Paris.|
|July 18, 2008||Each party files observations on the other party’s request for provisional measures.|
|August 29, 2008||The Claimant files a response to the Respondent’s request to deal with the objections to jurisdiction as a preliminary matter, and to the Respondent’s request for production of documents.
Each party files further observations on the other party's request for provisional measures.
|September 10, 2008||The Respondent files additional observations on its request to deal with the objections to jurisdiction as a preliminary matter and on its request for production of documents.
The Respondent files comments on the Claimant’s request for provisional measures.
|September 12, 2008||The Claimant files additional observations on the Respondent's request to deal with the objections to jurisdiction as a preliminary matter and on the Respondent's request for production of documents.
The Claimant files further observations on the parties' respective requests for provisional measures.
|October 6, 2008||The Tribunal issues a decision on preliminary issues; as a result the proceeding on the merits is suspended.|
|January 31, 2009||The Claimant files a memorial on the Respondent's objections to jurisdiction.|
|April 30, 2009||The Respondent files a response on jurisdiction.|
|June 30, 2009||The Claimant files a reply to the Respondent’s response on jurisdiction.|
|August 31, 2009||The Respondent files a rejoinder on jurisdiction.|
|September 8, 2009||The Tribunal holds a pre-hearing conference with the parties by telephone.|
|October 5, 2009 - October 6, 2009||The Tribunal holds a hearing on jurisdiction in Paris.|
|November 18, 2009||The parties file post-hearing briefs.|
|December 2, 2009||The parties file submissions on costs.|
|July 14, 2010||The Tribunal renders its award.|