Decisions on Manifest Lack of Legal Merit

​​Case name decision or Award (language(s)​) date of decision or Award​ ​Finding that Claim is Manifestly Without Legal Merit
​Ioan Micula, Viorel Micula and others v. Romania (ICSID Case No. ARB/05/20) - Annulment Proceeding ​Decision on the applicable arbitration rules and on the preliminary objections filed by the Respondents on Annulment (English) ​June 25, 2014

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​Trans-Global Petroleum, Inc. v. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (ICSID Case No. ARB/07/25) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​May 12, 2008 ​Partial
​Brandes Investment Partners, LP v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/08/3) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English & Spanish) ​February 2, 2009 ​No
​Elsamex, S.A. v. Republic of Honduras (ICSID Case No. ARB/09/4) - Annulment ​Decision on Elsamex S.A.'s Preliminary Objections (Spanish) ​January 7, 2014 ​No
​Global Trading Resource Corp. and Globex International, Inc. v. Ukraine (ICSID Case No. ARB/09/11) ​Award (English) ​December 1, 2010 ​Yes
​RSM Production Corporation and others v. Grenada (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/6) ​Award (English) ​December 10, 2010 ​Yes
​Pan American Energy LLC v. Plurinational State of Bolivia (ICSID Case No. ARB/10/8) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (Spanish) ​April 26, 2013


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​Rafat Ali Rizvi v. Republic of Indonesia (ICSID Case No. ARB/11/13) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​April 4, 2012
​Emmis International Holding, B.V., Emmis Radio Operating, B.V., and MEM Magyar Electronic Media Kereskedelmi és Szolgáltató Kft. v. Hungary (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/2) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​March 11, 2013 Partial ​
​Accession Mezzanine Capital L.P. and Danubius Kereskedöház Vagyonkezelö Zrt. v. Hungary (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/3) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​January 16, 2013 ​Partial
​Mobile TeleSystems OJSC v. Republic of Uzbekistan (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/12/7) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​November 14, 2013
 
​Vattenfall AB and others v. Federal Republic of Germany (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/12) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​July 2, 2013
 
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​Venoklim Holding B.V. v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/22) -Annulment ​Decision on Respondent's Preliminary Objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (Spanish) ​March 8, 2016 ​No
​Lundin Tunisia B. V. v. Republic of Tunisia (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/30) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​​January 6, 2014

 

​Edenred SA v. Hungary (ICSID Case No. ARB/13/21) ​Decision on Preliminary Objections Pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​June 6, 2014

​​Edenred SA v. Hungary (ICSID Case No. ARB/13/21) - Revision ​Decision on Revision ​February 7, 2019 ​Yes
​Transglobal Green Energy, LLC and Transglobal Green Panama, S.A. v. Republic of Panama (ICSID Case No. ARB/13/28) ​Decision on the Admissibility of Respondent’s Preliminary Objection to Jurisdiction of the Tribunal under Rule 41(5) of the Arbitration Rules (English) ​March 17, 2015



​MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Company Plc v. Republic of Croatia (ICSID Case No. ARB/13/32) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​December 2, 2014
 
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​​PNG Sustainable Development Program Ltd. v. Independent State of Papua New Guinea (ICSID Case No. ARB/13/33) ​Decision on the Respondent’s preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​October 28, 2014
 
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​CEAC Holdings Limited v. Montenegro
(ICSID Case No. ARB/14/8)
​Decision on the Respondent’s Preliminary Objections Pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​January 27, 2015
 
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​InfraRed Environmental Infrastructure GP Limited and others v. Kingdom of Spain (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/12) - Revision ​Decision on Claimants' Objection under ICSID Rule 41(5) to Respondent's Application for Revision (English & Spanish) ​March 8, 2021                                          Yes
​Elektrogospodarstvo Slovenije - razvoj in inzeniring d.o.o. v. Bosnia and Herzegovina (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/13) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Preliminary Objections Pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​November 3, 2015
 
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​Ansung Housing Co., Ltd. v. People's Republic of China (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/25) ​Award (English)  ​March 9, 2017​ ​Yes
​​Lion Mexico Consolidated L.P. v. United Mexican States (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/15/2) ​Decision on Respondent’s Preliminary Objections under Article 45(6) of the ICSID Arbitration (Additional
Facility) Rules (English)
​December 12, 2016 ​​No
Álvarez y Marín Corporación S.A. and others v. Republic of Panama (ICSID Case No. ARB/15/14)

​Decision on Respondent's Preliminary Objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (Spanish)

Reasoning of the Decision on Respondent's Preliminary Objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (Spanish)

​January 27, 2016

 

April 4, 2016




No
​Mathias Kruck and others v. Kingdom of Spain (ICSID Case No. ARB/15/23) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Preliminary Objections Pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​March 14, 2016


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​Eskosol S.p.A. in liquidazione v. Italian Republic (ICSID Case No. ARB/15/50) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Objection Pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules (English) ​March 20, 2017 No
​Portigon AG v. Kingdom of Spain (ICSID Case No. ARB/17/15) ​Decision on Preliminary Objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) ​May 31, 2018 ​_
​Mabco Constructions SA v. Republic of Kosovo (ICSID Case No. ARB/17/25) ​Decision on the Respondent’s preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) ​February 7, 2018 No​
​Lotus Holding Anonim Şirketi v. Turkmenistan (ICSID Case No. ARB/17/30 ​Award (English) ​April 6, 2020 Yes
​African Petroleum Gambia Limited and APCL Gambia B.V. v. Republic of The Gambia (ICSID Case No. ARB/17/38) ​Decision on the Respondent’s preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) ​December 31, 2018 No​
​Almasryia for Operating & Maintaining Touristic Construction Co. L.L.C. v. State of Kuwait (ICSID Case No. ARB/18/2) ​Award (English) ​November 1, 2019 Yes​
​Red Eagle Exploration Limited v. Republic of Colombia (ICSID Case No. ARB/18/12) ​Decision on the Respondent’s preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) ​December 16, 2019 No​
​Galway Gold Inc. v. Republic of Colombia (ICSID Case No. ARB/18/13) ​Decision on the Respondent’s Preliminary Objections pursuant to Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules ​December 20, 2019 ​_
​Alverley Investments Limited and Germen Properties Ltd v. Romania (ICSID Case No. ARB/18/30) ​Decision on Preliminary Objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) ​August 1, 2019 ​No
​Glencore International A.G. and others v. Republic of Colombia (ICSID Case No. ARB/19/22) ​Decision on Respondent's Application under Rule 41(5) (English) ​March 8, 2021 ​No
​Glencore International A.G. and others v. Republic of Colombia (ICSID Case No. ARB/19/22) ​Decision on Respondent's Application under Rule 41(5) (English) ​March 8, 2021 ​No
​Strabag SE, Erste Nordsee-Offshore Holding GmbH and Zweite Nordsee-Offshore Holding GmbH v. Federal Republic of Germany (ICSID Case No. ARB/19/29) ​Decision on Respondent's Application under Rule 41(5) (English) ​July 24, 2020 ​No
Marko Mihaljević v. Republic of Croatia (ICSID Case No. ARB/19/35) ​Decision on Respondent's Application under Rule 41(5) (English) June 23, 2021 ​No
​Fengzhen Min v. Republic of Korea (ICSID Case No. ARB/20/26) ​Decision on Respondent’s preliminary objections pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 41(5) (English) ​June18, 2021 ​Partial