1. Chevron Corporation and 2. Texaco Petroleum Company v. The Republic of Ecuador

The PCA is providing administrative support in this arbitration, which is being conducted under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules pursuant to the Treaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Ecuador concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment.


Case information

Name(s) of Claimant(s) Chevron Corporation (Private entity )
Name(s) of Respondent(s) The Republic of Ecuador (State)
Names of Parties -
Case number 2009-23
Administering institution Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)
Case status Pending
Type of case Investment arbitration
Subject matter or economic sector -
Rules used in arbitral proceedings UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 1976
Treaty or contract under which proceedings were commenced (Bilateral treaty)United StatesEcuador
Language of Proceeding English
Seat of Arbitration (by Country) Netherlands
Arbitrator(s)

Mr. V.V. Veeder QC (Presiding Arbitrator) 
Dr. Horacio Grigera Naón
Prof. Vaughan Lowe QC

Representatives of the Claimant(s)

Mr. R. Doak Bishop 
Mr. Edward G. Kehoe 
Mr. Wade M. Coriell 
Ms. Caline Mouawad

Ms. Isabel Fernández de la Cuesta 

Mr. David Weiss

Ms. Elizabeth Silbert

Ms. Sara McBrearty

KING & SPALDING LLP

 

Prof. Jan Paulsson

THREE CROWNS LLP

Representatives of the Respondent(s)

Mr. Diego García Carrión
PROCURADOR GENERAL DEL ESTADO, REPÚBLICA DEL ECUADOR

 

Dra. Blanca Gómez de la Torre

DIRECTORA DE ASUNTOS INTERNACIONALES Y ARBITRAJE


Mr. Ricardo Ugarte
Mr. Eric W. Bloom 
Mr. Tomás Leonard 
WINSTON & STRAWN LLP 

 

Prof. Pierre Mayer

Prof. Eduardo Silva Romero

Dr. Alvaro Galindo

DECHERT LLP

Representatives of the Parties
Number of Arbitrators in case 3
Date of commencement of proceeding 01 January 2009
Date of issue of final award -
Length of Proceedings Pending
Additional notes -

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