Busta v. Czech Republic J.P. Busta and I.P. Busta v. The Czech Republic (SCC Case No. 2015/014)
United Kingdom
Sole shareholding in a locally incorporated company, Sprint CR, engaged in the wholesale of automobile parts and accessories.
Claims arising out of alleged inaction of the local police related to accusations of theft raised by the claimants against the local Czech partner in a joint venture, Kyjovan, when Kyjovan began moving goods owned by one of the claimants’ companies (Sprint CR) out of a warehouse.
Secondary: C - Manufacturing
28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
SCC (Stockholm Chamber of Commerce)
SCC (Stockholm Chamber of Commerce)
Banifatemi, Y.
Reinisch, A.
Sands, P.
Decided in favour of State
177.00 mln CZK (6.90 mln USD)
Data not available
Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims

Full protection and security, or similar

Indirect expropriation
None - all claims dismissed at the merits stage