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EMTA Webinar: Arbitration Awards and Their Effects on EM Creditworthiness

Greenberg Traurig is sponsoring the EMTA Webinar: Arbitration Awards and Their Effects on EM Creditworthiness and Shareholder Robert Whitener will be speaking on the panel.

This EMTA Webinar is aimed at both EM investors and legal advisors, and will provide analysis and commentary on how arbitration affects investments in the Emerging Markets.

Topics Include:

  • What are the recent developments in arbitrations and enforcements relating to sovereign debt (including India (the Devas case) and Venezuela)?
  • The risks of seating arbitrations in a country where sovereigns evade judgments.
  • Absence of recourse for private sector investors when countries breach treaties over honoring arbitration awards.
  • Challenges of enforcement against countries with mixed public/private enterprises.
  • Sovereigns' misuse of regulatory and investigative agencies to evade payment to arbitration award holders.
  • Sovereigns’ misuse of domestic courts to evade international arbitrations.