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Yasmine Lahlou and Rainbow Willard Published in GAR’s “Guide to Mining Arbitrations”

July 2019 – Yasmine Lahlou and Rainbow Willard recently published an article on “The Rise of Environmental Counterclaims in Mining Arbitration” in Global Arbitration Review’s (GAR) The Guide to Mining Arbitrations – First Edition. Their contribution explores the growing trend of state-asserted counterclaims in the context of disputes under investment treaties, and in particular the potential for environmental counterclaims in mining arbitrations.

GAR is the leading resource on international arbitration news and community intelligence. The Guide to Mining Arbitrations is the newest topic to be added to the GAR Guides Series, and it introduces key issues in mining arbitration, substantive principles, and regional perspectives on mining arbitration.

Click here to read Yasmine and Rainbow’s chapter.

Accreditation: An extract from the first edition of GAR’s The Guide to Mining Arbitrations, first published in July 2019. The whole publication is available at

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