1. NIB, S.A. – National Investment Bank (São Tomé e Príncipe), 2. Superior Investments LLC (E.U.A.), 3. Dr. Paulo Miguel Corte-Real Mirpuri (Portugal) vs. República Democrática de São Tomé e Príncipe

A CPA prestou apoio administrativo neste processo arbitral, o qual foi conduzido ao abrigo das Regras de Arbitragem da UNCITRAL de 1976.


Case information

Name(s) of Claimant(s) NIB, S.A. – National Investment Bank (Private entity )
Superior Investments LLC (Private entity )
Dr. Paulo Miguel Corte-Real Mirpuri (Private entity )
Name(s) of Respondent(s) República Democrática de São Tomé e Príncipe (State)
Names of Parties -
Case number 2019-16
Administering institution Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)
Case status Concluded
Type of case Contract-based arbitration
Subject matter or economic sector -
Rules used in arbitral proceedings UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 1976
Treaty or contract under which proceedings were commenced

[Contract]


Language of Proceeding Portuguese
Seat of Arbitration (by Country) Sao Tome & Principe
Arbitrator(s)

Julie Bédard (Presidente do Tribunal Arbitral)
Eduardo Silva Romero
Valeria Galíndez

Representatives of the Claimant(s)

Miguel Pinto Cardoso
Carla Mascarenhas
João Serra
Virna Neves
VIEIRA DE ALMEIDA E ASSOCIADOS

Representatives of the Respondent(s)

Mark Kirkby
João Saúde
Francisca Mendes da Costa
Alexandra Valpaços
SÉRVULO & ASSOCIADOS – SOCIEDADE DE ADVOGADOS, SP, RL

 

Guilherme Posser da Costa
DE JURIS – POSSER DA COSTA & ASSOCIADOS

Representatives of the Parties
Number of Arbitrators in case 3
Date of commencement of proceeding 16 April 2018
Date of issue of final award -
Length of Proceedings 2-3 years
Additional notes -