1. TCW Group, Inc. 2. Dominican Energy Holdings, L.P. v. The Dominican Republic
The PCA provided administrative support in this arbitration, which was conducted under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, pursuant to the Central America-Dominican Republic-United States Free Trade Agreement.
|Name(s) of Claimant(s)||
TCW Group, Inc. (Private entity )
Dominican Energy Holdings, L.P. (Private entity )
|Name(s) of Respondent(s)||Dominican Republic (State)|
|Names of Parties||-|
|Administering institution||Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)|
|Type of case||Investment arbitration|
|Subject matter or economic sector||Electricity/Power|
|Rules used in arbitral proceedings||UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 1976|
|Treaty or contract under which proceedings were commenced||
|Language of Proceeding||English|
|Seat of Arbitration (by Country)||United States|
Professor Juan Fernández-Armesto
|Representatives of the Claimant(s)||
Mr. Christopher F. Dugan, Mr. Joseph R. Profaizer, Mr. Roberto F. Facundus, Ms. Suzanne D. Garner, Ms. M. Lily Woodland, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, Washington, D.C.
|Representatives of the Respondent(s)||
Mr. John J. Kerr, Jr., Ms. Janet Whittaker, Ms. Julissa Reynoso, Ms. Emma Lindsay, Ms Karen E. Abravanel, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, New York.
|Representatives of the Parties|
|Number of Arbitrators in case||3|
|Date of commencement of proceeding||21 December 2007|
|Date of issue of final award||16 July 2009|
|Length of Proceedings||1-2 years|