(a) Subject only to subparagraphs (b) and (c), each Contracting Party hereby gives its unconditional consent to the submission of a dispute to international arbitration or conciliation in accordance with the provisions of this Article.
(c) A Contracting Party listed in Annex IA does not give such unconditional consent with respect to a dispute arising under the last sentence of Article 10(1).
Mohammad Ammar Al-Bahloul v. Republic of Tajikistan, SCC Case No. V064/2008
Partial Award on Jurisdiction and Liability, 2 September 2009, paragraph 123
Charanne and Construction Investments v. Spain, SCC Case No. V 062/2012
Award, 21 January 2016, paragraph 400
Libananco Holdings Co. Limited v. Republic of Turkey, ICSID Case No. ARB/06/8
Award, 2 September 2011, paragraphs 539-547
Liman Caspian Oil BV and NCL Dutch Investment BV v. Republic of Kazakhstan, ICSID Case No. ARB/07/14
Excerpts of Award, 22 June 2010, Paragraphs 187; 193-194
Plama Consortium Limited v. Republic of Bulgaria, ICSID Case No. ARB/03/24
Decision on Jurisdiction, 8 February 2005, paragraphs 130-141
Vattenfall A.B and others v. Federal Republic of Germany, ICSID Case No. ARB/12/12
Decision on the Achmea Issue, 31 August 2018, paragraphs 185