Arbitration Links - Linklaters
  • Year: 2019
  • Month: February
  • Jurisdiction: Europe

ICSID compendium of comments on proposed rule amendments and 2018 caseload statistics

28 February 2019 Sadie Buls, Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America


Last month, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) published a compendium of state and public comments on proposed amendments to its procedural rules for resolving international investment disputes. It also issued a press release announcing its most recent caseload statistics, including details on the geography, industry and outcomes of new cases.

View full article

AG Bot concludes that CETA’s Investment Court System is compatible with EU law

21 February 2019 Guillaume Croisant, Europe


On 7 September 2017, Belgium requested the opinion of the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) on the compatibility with EU law of the Investment Court System (“ICS”) provided for by the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between the EU and Canada (“CETA”).

In his much anticipated opinion rendered on 29 January 2019, Advocate General (“AG”) Bot considers that this mechanism for the settlement of investor-State disputes is compatible with the EU Treaties and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights.

View full article

This site uses cookies, if you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies. Click here to learn how to change your cookie settings.