Motorola v. Turkey Motorola Credit Corporation, Inc. v. Republic of Turkey (ICSID Case No. ARB/04/21)
United States of America
Direct creditor of loans totalling over USD 2 billion to local company engaged in providing cellular telecommunications network.
Claims arising out of the Government’s take-over of the telecommunications firm Telsim in which the claimant had invested, and the enactment of legislation ordering the firm's sale and placing Turkey's own financial claims against the telecoms firm ahead of those of the claimant.
Tertiary: J - Information and communication
61 - Telecommunications
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
Álvarez, H. C.
Paulsson, J.
Mayer, P.
Order taking note of the discontinuance issued by the Tribunal dated 21 November 2005, pursuant to Arbitration Rule 43(1)
2000.00 mln USD
500.00 mln USD
Direct expropriation
Not applicable - settled or discontinued before decision on liability