Leshkasheli and Rosserlane v. Azerbaijan Zaur Leshkasheli and Rosserlane Consultants Limited v. Republic of Azerbaijan (ICSID Case No. ARB/20/20)

United Kingdom
Indirect shareholding in Shirvan Oil Company through Caspian Energy Group Limited Partnership (CEG), as part of a joint venture with state oil company SOCAR for hydrocarbons exploration and production at the Kurovdag field.
Claims arising out of the alleged interference by state-owned company SOCAR with the operation of the Kurovdag oil field under a joint venture agreement with CEG, in which the claimants held shares. According to the claimants, the interference allegedly resulted in the forced sale of CEG by a third party in 2008.
Primary: B - Mining and quarrying
6 - Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
Lévy, L.
Haigh, D.
Silva Romero, E.
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700.00 mln USD
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Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims

Arbitrary, unreasonable and/or discriminatory measures

Umbrella clause

Transfer of funds

Indirect expropriation