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, 2013Partial ​
​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

​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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​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, 2017No
​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​_
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