On 18 May 2022, an arbitral tribunal rendered its award in BSG Resources Limited (in Administration), BSG Resources (Guinea) Limited, BSG Resources (Guinea) Sàrl v Republic of Guinea (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/22) in favour of the Republic of Guinea (“Guinea“). Notably, in awarding costs, the tribunal treated as recoverable Guinea’s success fees under a private fee arrangement with counsel.

We discuss this decision in our new blog post, published on our Arbitration Notes blog here.

For further information, please contact Craig Tevendale, Partner, Louise Barber, Senior Associate, or your usual Herbert Smith Freehills contact.

Craig Tevendale
Craig Tevendale
Partner
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Louise Barber
Louise Barber
Senior Associate
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