Trans-Global v. Jordan Trans-Global Petroleum, Inc. v. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (ICSID Case No. ARB/07/25)
United States of America
Rights under a production sharing agreement concluded between a wholly-owned subsidiary of the claimant and Jordan's Natural Resources Authority; capital contributions of over USD 29 million in the petroleum exploration venture.
Claims arising out of claimant's oil exploratory work which confirmed the existence of oil deposits in the Dead Sea and Wadi Araba basin in a designated area of exploration, followed by the Government's alleged systematic campaign to prevent the investor from pursuing any further role in the development of those oil deposits despite an express contractual entitlement to participate.
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)
Veeder, V. V.
McRae, D. M.
Crawford, J. R.
673.00 mln USD
Data not available
Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims

Arbitrary, unreasonable and/or discriminatory measures

Not applicable - settled or discontinued before decision on liability