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Ensured the opt-out indemnity of an institutional shareholder in the telecoms sector

After several years of operating a mobile phone company in Africa, a major European player asked us to defend implementing an opt-out clause contained in a shareholder agreement which the State refused to comply with. Following an unsuccessful international mediation an ICC arbitration proceeding allowed us to obtain an order against the State requiring it to pay over 235 million euros pursuant to the ruling.

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Expropriation of an investor in Belarus

We were involved in defending the interests of an investor based in Belarus, whose shares and investment had been expropriated through an illegal nationalization, combined with an arbitrary imprisonment. After […]

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Infringement of a Master Franchisee’s rights

In the context of a dispute between a European franchise network of a company operating in France and Italy and their U.S. franchiser, placing at risk several tens of millions […]

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