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  1. Pressure on superstore regulations

    Dharmendra Kumar
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  2. India's new model BIT

    Dharmendra Kumar
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  3. Indonesia’s alternative approach to ISDS

    Riza Damanik
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  4. ISDS and the Costs for states

    Joseph Purugganan
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  5. ISDS and the Philip Morris Case

    Charles Santiago
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  6. ISDS and Regulatory Chill

    Charles Santiago
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  7. Structural flaws of ISDS

    Gus van Harten, Lori Wallach
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  8. Public policies under attack

    Lori Wallach
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  9. Attack on fracking ban

    Ilana Solomon, Lori Wallach
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  10. The UNASUR initiative

    Cecilia Olivet
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  11. ISDS cases in Latin America

    Cecilia Olivet
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  12. No need for ISDS

    Cecilia Olivet
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  13. Public Services under Attack

    • Thomas Fritz
    12 October 2015
    Report

    The aggressive agenda of services corporations, with regards to TTIP and CETA, pushes for far-reaching market opening in areas such as health, cultural and postal services, and water, which would allow them to enter and dominate the markets. Those in charge of EU trade negotiations are rolling out the red carpet for the services industry, with CETA and TTIP reflecting the wishlist of corporate lobbyists.

  14. TTIP: Survival of the fittest

    Cecilia Olivet
    12 October 2015
    Multi-media

    Dutch tv show 'Tegenlicht' organised a meetup with several experts around TTIP. Cecilia Olivet spoke about ISDS, the controversial investment clause.

  15. Zondag met Lubach - TTIP & CETA

    05 October 2015
    Multi-media

    Zondag met Lubach, a Dutch tv show, takes a closer look at two trade agreements, TTIP and her ugly sister CETA. He asks Cecilia Malmström (European Commission) to remove ISDS and even made a brilliant TTIP/CETA protest song.

     

  16. Central and Eastern European countries at the crossroads

    • Pietje Vervest, Cecilia Olivet
    26 June 2015
    Report

    Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries find themselves at a crossroad regarding their investment protection policies with the US. This briefing provides evidence that shows that including investment arbitration in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) will worsen the capacity for CEE governments to regulate.

  17. Lawyers subverting the public interest

    • Cecilia Olivet, Pietje Vervest, Pia Eberhardt, Fabian Flues
    15 April 2015
    Policy briefing

    In response to growing public criticism of international investment law, a new lobby group has emerged, EFILA, seeking to influence European officials. This briefing exposes how EFILA represents an attempt by the arbitration industry to fend off much-needed reforms in order to protect a highly lucrative business.

  18. International Investment Agreements Under Scrutiny

    04 March 2015
    Report

    Citizens and policy makers around the world are increasingly questioning the trade agreement system, especially the investor-state dispute settlement mechanism (ISDS) that enables foreign investors to bypass the legal system of host states and sue governments before private tribunals for any policy, democratically passed law, or judgment of a court that adversely affects them.

     
  19. Architecture of Impunity

    23 January 2015
    Infograph

    Corporate crime is not due to a few´bad apples´ but to an architecture of impunity and a structure of power that puts corporate rights above human rights. An infographic from the State of Power report 2015

  20. Licensed to Grab

    • Pietje Vervest, Timothé Feodoroff
    20 January 2015
    Paper

    The investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) clause present in many trade treaties give investors far-reaching protection, curtailing governments’ ability to regulate for progressive agrarian and agricultural policies and reinforcing the notion of land as a commodity.

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