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Corruption Defenses in Investment Arbitrations and Parallel Domestic Investigations and Proceedings

Corruption Defenses in Investment Arbitrations and Parallel Domestic Investigations and Proceedings Background Decorative Image

By Shelby Hart-Armstrong, Alexander Slade, and Robert Reyes Landicho

A version of this article was published in Kluwer Arbitration Blog, June 14, 2020

This article explores how tribunals adjudicating corruption defenses in international investment arbitrations treat parallel domestic and international proceedings and investigations into the alleged corrupt act. This inquiry is particularly timely, given the recent international uptick in the expansion and enforcement of anti-corruption law and policy.

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