New independent study commissioned by Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs supports inclusion of ISDS in TTIP with the necessary safeguards. Please click here, to read the study.
Designated S-G of EFILA, Nikos Lavranos, spoke at GAR live event in Frankfurt. He argued that the adoption of the US model BIT will lead to more control over arbitral tribunals by contracting parties, thereby reducing the independence of arbitral tribunals and thus the usefulness of investment arbitration for resolving disputes between investors and states.
To read a report from the event, please click here.