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Compass Lexecon has been involved in many of the largest and most complex antitrust litigation and financial market cases over the past 30 years.

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03/12/19

Dr. Manuel A. Abdala and Professor Pablo T. Spiller were retained in 2007 by ConocoPhillips Company et al. (Claimants) to provide their independent assessment regarding the value of two large-scale heavy crude oil projects (Petrozuata and Hamaca) and an offshore...

05/22/18

Compass Lexecon expert Dr. Manuel A. Abdala was retained by Phillips Petroleum Company Venezuela Limited and ConocoPhillips Petrozuata B.V. ("Claimants"), two large-scale producers of heavy crude oil and related products, as quantum expert in an ICC arbitration against Petróleos de...

02/21/17

Compass Lexecon expert, Dr. Manuel A. Abdala was retained by Burlington Resources Inc., to provide expert testimony on the economic impact of tax increases followed by expropriation affecting Burlington's investments in two crude oil production-share concession contracts of Blocks 7...

12/16/16

Compass Lexecon experts, Dr. Manuel A. Abdala and Mr. Pablo López Zadicoff were retained by Tenaris S.A. and Talta Trading e Marketing Sociedade Unipessoal LDA, to provide expert testimony on the economic impact of Venezuela's expropriation of Tavsa, a seamless...

01/29/16

Tenaris S.A. and Talta-Trading E Marketing Sociedadde Unipessoal LDA retained Dr. Manuel A. Abdala and Professor Pablo T. Spiller to provide expert testimony on the economic impact of Venezuela’s expropriation of Matesi, a major producer of hot briquetted iron (HBI)....

11/10/15

This case was an ICC arbitration involving a breach of contract dispute between Respondent, a Fortune 100 company, and Claimants, its local partners in Ecuador and Colombia. The action related to Respondent’s termination of their partnership. Claimants alleged that the...

09/17/12

A Compass Lexecon team led by Manuel A. Abdala as expert and managed by Santiago Dellepiane provided testimony before an ICC Tribunal which awarded ConocoPhillips a US$66.9 million award against Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A (PDVSA). The conflict involved a shareholders’...

02/14/12

A Compass Lexecon team successfully assisted outside counsel for a Central European state (Respondent) in dismissing a claim in excess of €230 million raised by a major multinational pharmaceutical company (Claimant). The Compass Lexecon team included Manuel Abdala and Pablo...