Azinian v. Mexico Robert Azinian, Kenneth Davitian, & Ellen Baca v. The United Mexican States (ICSID Case No. ARB (AF)/97/2)
United States of America
Shareholding in local company that held a concession contract with the local government for waste collection and disposal.
Claims arising out of the cancellation by the Mexican city council of Naucalpan of a concession contract for commercial and industrial waste collection.
Tertiary: E - Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
38 - Waste collection, treatment and disposal activities; materials recovery
ICSID AF (ICSID Additional Facility)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
Paulsson, J.
Civiletti, B. R.
von Wobeser, C.
Decided in favour of State
19.20 mln USD
Data not available
Indirect expropriation

Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims

National treatment
None - all claims dismissed at the merits stage