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ConocoPhillips’ seizure of PDVSA assets: Can Curacao invoke the ‘state of necessity’ exception?

The attachment  It goes without saying that the seizure of assets belonging to PDVSA by ConocoPhillips on the Dutch Caribbean islands of Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and St Eustatius can have dramatic consequences, especially for Curaçao. Said seizure results from an arbitration award of 24 April 2018 issued by the ICC, the International Chamber of Commerce […]