Commisa v. Pemex

Aug 6

The End of the Commisa Saga: The Second Circuit Upholds Vacated Arbitration Award Worth Over $400M

Earlier this week, the Second Circuit put an end to the six-year saga of Commisa v. Pemex by affirming a judgment enforcing a nullified Mexican arbitration award. This landmark decision grants district courts in New York, Connecticut and Vermont limited discretion to recognize foreign arbitration awards duly annulled at their seat, where enforcement of the


Jan 14

Check Out Our Article on Commisa v. Pemex in Arbitration International

Jennifer Cabrera, Partner with Cabrera Cammarota PLLC recently published the article The administrative contract, non-arbitrability, and the recognition and execution of awards annulled in the country of origin: the case of Commisa v Pemex, in Arbitration International with co-authors Dante Figueroa and Hertfried Wöss, Partners with Wöss & Partners – a firm specializing in arbitration and


Jan 9

La ejecución de un laudo anulado: El caso Commisa v. Pemex

To read this article in English, click here. ¿Bajo qué tipo de circunstancias las cortes de Nueva York ordenan la ejecución de un laudo arbitral que ha sido anulado? ¿Es posible que un tribunal neoyorquino ejecute un laudo arbitral pese que haya sido anulado por un tribunal competente en su sede? Esta fue la decisión


Jan 9

The Second Circuit Hears Arguments in the Commisa Case

Late last year, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (the “Court”) heard oral arguments for the appeal of the controversial decision Corporación Mexicana de Mantenimiento Integral v. Pemex-Exploración y Producción, 962 F. Supp. 2d 642 (S.D.N.Y. 2013), where the Southern District of New York (“S.D.N.Y.”) confirmed a Mexican ICC arbitral award annulled


Oct 3

(When) will New York courts confirm a vacated arbitration award?

Haz clic aquí para leer el artículo en español. Will New York courts enforce an arbitration award that was annulled by a competent court at the seat?  A district court judge for the Southern District of New York (S.D.N.Y.) did exactly that last September in Corporación Mexicana de Mantenimiento Integral v. Pemex-Exploración y Producción, 962 F. Supp.