CCJ Urges Mediation Which Settles Guyanese Mining Dispute

28 May 2018

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today issued an order settling the matter of Bauxite Company of Guyana Inc. v Haresh Narine Sugrim in a dispute valued at nearly US$1 million dollarsThe CCJ heard the case on 19 April 2018 and during the hearing the judges urged the parties, before the close of the proceedings, to make every effort to come to an agreement. A mere four weeks later, the Court was informed that both parties had reached an agreement where the Bauxite Company would pay the sum of US$250,000 to Mr. Sugrim. A consent order, which sets down formally what each side has agreed to, was issued by the CCJ today, Monday 28th May 2018.

 

Access the full Media Release here: CCJ Media Release 21_2018