Quarterly Publication
1. Indirect Expropriation in the Petroleum Industry: The Response of International Arbitrations

Hamid Reza Younesi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 July 2021

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2021.278306.1176

Abstract
  The present article aims to argue indirect expropriation in international petroleum agreements and to analyse the response of international arbitrations. In particular, international arbitral awards by the Iran-US Claims Tribunal, the Yukos case as an Energy Charter Treaty Arbitration and certain North ...  Read More

2. The Taking Over of the Foreign Investor’s Property by the Host State in International Petroleum Agreements: How International Arbitration Practice Is Responding

Hamid Reza Younesi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2021

http://dx.doi.org/10.22050/pbr.2021.277665.1175

Abstract
  The present article aims to examine the risk of host governments’ interference with the property of foreign investors (expropriation) in the petroleum industry. Host states have the police power to make regulatory changes. The ‘police power’ is defined as the inherent and plenary power ...  Read More