The Gold Reserve award against Venezuela has been published

Venezuela breached the Canada-Venezuela by failing to accord fair and equitable treatment to Gold Reserve’s investment. Venezuela shall pay USD 713,032,000, plus pre-award interest from April 2008 to September 2014 at US Treasury bills interest rates, compounded annually. Post-award interest shall run at LIBOR plus 2%, compounded annually. Venezuela shall pay USD 5 million in legal costs.

Gold Reserve Awarded $740.3 Million for Expropriation by Venezuela

This is one of several cases that Venezuela is facing for expropriations without compensation. The award has not been published at this time. This is Gold Reserve press release.  Gold_Reserve_and_Venezuela.pdf

VENAMBAR: Roundtable discussion on Venezuelan Exchange Controls, March 11, 2014

The Venezuelan American National Bar Association will hold a Rountable Discussion on the Venezuelan Currency Exchange Controls. J Eloy Anzola will moderate one of the panels. The Roundtable will be held on March 11, 2014 at the offices of Holland & Knight LLP in Miami The program follows: 

VENAMBAR_Roundtable .pdf

J Eloy Anzola will be a panelist at the the ILAC Conference in Miami

The International Law Section of the Florida Bar has organized the 12th International Litigation & Arbitration Conference to be held in Miami, on February 27-28, 2014. J Eloy Anzola will be in the panel “Beware of What You D’ont Know About International Arbitration Advocacy. See the program:  ILAC_Conference_Miami_Feb_2014.pdf

Best Lawyers ranks José Eloy Anzola

The Brittish prublication Best Lawyers selected José Eloy Anzola as Best Lawyer of the Year 2014 for Venezuela in International Arbitration (

eloy anzola y familia

J. Eloy Anzola lives in Miami, Florida. He is dedicated to international arbitration.
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