2009
Chevron and TexPet v. Ecuador (II) Chevron Corporation and Texaco Petroleum Company v. The Republic of Ecuador (II) (PCA Case No. 2009-23)
Ecuador
United States of America
Oil exploration and production rights in Ecuador’s Amazon region through concession contracts concluded with the Government.
Claims arising out of Texaco's historical activities under oil concession contracts, and the alleged Government's misconduct in subsequent domestic litigation against Texaco for environmental remediation (in the so-called “Lago Agrio” judgment of 2012, the Ecuadorian court ordered Chevron and TexPet to pay USD 9.5 billion for environmental damage).
Primary: B - Mining and quarrying
6 - Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas
UNCITRAL
PCA (Permanent Court of Arbitration)
Veeder, V. V.
Grigera Naón, H. A.
Lowe, V.
Data not available
Data not available
Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims

Full protection and security, or similar

Umbrella clause

National treatment

Most-favoured nation treatment

Arbitrary, unreasonable and/or discriminatory measures
Umbrella clause

Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims
Judicial review by national courts
Judicial review by national courts
Judicial review by national courts
Award/decision upheld
Judicial review by national courts
Award/decision upheld
http://www.pcacases.com/web/view/49
http://globalarbitrationreview.com/article/1035078/chevron-awards-upheld-in-the-hague (requires subscription)
https://www.chevron.com/stories/chevron-corp-statement-on-dutch-appeals-court-decision-on-arbitral-awards
http://www.pge.gob.ec/index.php/2014-10-01-02-32-39/boletines2/item/915-caso-chevron-iii-corte-de-apelaciones-de-la-haya-emite-decision-en-la-accion-de-nulidad-de-laudos-parciales
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/analysis-dutch-appeal-court-sees-no-grounds-to-set-aside-chevron-v-ecuador-jurisdictional-decision-and-interim-measures/ (requires subscription)
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/ecuador-fails-again-to-overturn-interim-awards-in-chevron-bit-case/ (requires subscription)
http://globalarbitrationreview.com/article/1144857/ecuador-again-fails-to-annul-awards-in-pollution-battle-with-chevron (requires subscription)
https://www.transnational-dispute-management.com/downloads/15993_Case_Report_Chevron_v_Ecuador_The_Hague_2016.pdf
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/ecuador-is-held-liable-in-multi-billion-dollar-chevron-case-for-breaches-of-u-s-investment-treaty/ (requires subscription)
https://globalarbitrationreview.com/article/1173931/chevron-wins-denial-of-justice-claim-against-ecuador (requires subscription)
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/chevron-v-ecuador-merits-award-analysis-tribunal-considers-final-questions-of-jurisdiction-and-surveys-evidence-of-how-ecuadorian-environmental-trial-was-misconducted/ (requires subscription)
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/chevron-v-ecuador-award-analysis-unpacking-the-tribunals-umbrella-clause-and-denial-of-justice-holdings/ (requires subscription)
https://globalarbitrationreview.com/article/1174652/ecuador-to-challenge-chevron-denial-of-justice-award (requires subscription)
https://www.iareporter.com/articles/chevron-v-ecuador-interim-bit-awards-are-upheld-by-dutch-supreme-court/ (requires subscription)
http://www.pge.gob.ec/index.php/2014-10-01-02-32-39/boletines2/item/1111-arbitraje-chevron-corte-suprema-holandesa-rechaza-accion-de-nulidad-planteada-por-ecuador-en-2014