MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC. v. the Republic of Croatia

The Permanent Court of Arbitration serves as registry and provides administrative support in this arbitration, which is being conducted under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules (as adopted in 1976).

Case information

Name(s) of Claimant(s) MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas PLC. (Private entity )
Name(s) of Respondent(s) Republic of Croatia (State)
Names of Parties -
Case number 2023-09
Administering institution Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)
Case status Pending
Type of case Contract-based arbitration
Subject matter or economic sector Oil and gas
Procedural rules UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 1976
Treaty or contract under which proceedings were commenced





Language of Proceeding English
Seat of Arbitration (by Country) Switzerland
Arbitrator(s), Conciliator(s), Other Neutral(s)

Dr. Laurent Lévy (Presiding Arbitrator)

Ms. Kathleen Paisley

Professor Dr. Klaus Peter Berger

Representatives of the Claimant(s)

Dr. Pál Kara

MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Plc.


Mr. Arif Hyder Ali

Mr. Alexandre de Gramont

Dr. David L. Attanasio

Mr. Michael Losco

Mr. Kai-Chieh Chan

Dechert LLP


Mr. Dániel Dózsa

Mr. Dalibor Valincic



Representatives of the Respondent(s)


Ms. Željka Šaškor
Ms. Tanja Šušak
Dr. Jadranka Osrečak
Ms. Jelena Dragičević

State Attorney's Office


Dr. Moritz Keller

Ms. Sarah Lemoine

Ms. Azal Khan

Mr. Tim Schreiber

Clifford Chance

Representatives of the Parties
Number of Arbitrators in case 3
Date of commencement of proceeding 04 October 2022
Date of issue of final award -
Length of Proceedings Pending
Additional notes -