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Investor-state Dispute Settlement in CETA: Is it the Gold Standard?

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October 24, 2016
Investor-state Dispute Settlement in CETA: Is it the Gold Standard?

CETA’s investment dispute provisions have become a lightning rod for critics of the trade pact within Europe, but in its current form, the CETA text represents a significant improvement from past trade and investment deals according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Investor-state Dispute Settlement in CETA: Is it the Gold Standard?,” Tony VanDuzer concludes that CETA provisions address many of the critical objections emanating from within European Union (EU) states. 

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Tony VanDuzer, Professor, Faculty of Law, at the University of Ottawa

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