Shortt v. Venezuela Hortensia Margarita Shortt v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB/11/30)
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
United Kingdom
Ownership of Zulia Towing and Barge Company, engaged in providing towing services for docking and undocking of oil and petrochemical tankers and boats used for lake transportation.
Claims arising out of the Government's enactment of the Law on the Expropriation of Primary Activities for Oil Production by which claimant's maritime transport equipment and facilities were expropriated.
Primary: B - Mining and quarrying
Tertiary: H - Transportation and storage
9 - Mining support service activities
50 - Water transport
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
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Direct expropriation
Not applicable - settled or discontinued before decision on liability