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Weil Appointed to Represent 1MDB in Arbitration Proceedings Against IPIC

1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) has appointed Weil, Gotshal & Manges as its legal advisers, following the recent announcement by International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC) that it had commenced arbitration proceedings against 1MDB in London. IPIC, and one of its subsidiaries, Aabar Investments PJS, issued the proceedings on June 13, 2016 in respect of an on-going dispute between the two government investment funds.

The Weil team is being led by partners Jamie Maples and Mark Lawford, along with associates Catherine Gurney, Tom McKay and Vanessa Ross.