Bureau Veritas, Inspection, Valuation, Assessment and Control, BIVAC B.V. v. Republic of Paraguay,, ICSID Case No. ARB/07/9 (Netherlands/Paraguay BIT), Decision of the Tribunal on Objections to Jurisdiction (October 9, 2012)
BIVAC is Bureau Veritas, Inspection, Valuation, Assessment and Control, BIVAC B.V. (“BIVAC” or the “Claimant”), a company incorporated under the laws of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Netherlands) since 1984. Its registered office is at Vissersdijk 223–241 301 1 GW Rotterdam, The Netherlands. BIVAC is an operating company within the Bureau Veritas Group, which also maintains affiliated companies in more than one country, the headquarters being situated in France.