Panama v. Guatemala

Morgan & Morgan acted as legal counsel to the Panamanian Government in an arbitration process filed by Guatemala against the Republic of Panama. The dispute involved the cancellation by Panama through the Panamanian Food Safety Authority of import registers for fruit juices required by Guatemala to enter the Panamanian territory.

This was an international arbitration proceeding held via the Trade Controversy Solution Mechanism between Central America, where we were instrumental on Panama´s victory.

Partner Carlos Ernesto Gonzalez Ramirez (Picture), and associate Mayte Sanchez advised the Government of Panama on the case.

Involved fees earner: Carlos Ernesto González Ramírez – Morgan & Morgan; Mayte Sánchez – Morgan & Morgan;

Law Firms: Morgan & Morgan;

Clients: Republic Of Panama;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.