Taming the chaos in investment treaty protection

Ortino, Federico

Despite extensive arbitral practice interpreting investment treaty protections, serious shortcomings still exist particularly regarding the fair-and-equitable-treatment clause. Recent reforms do not always enhance legal certainty and protect countries’ right to regulate. While there is little appetite for a multilateral reform initiative, this Perspective argues that that may soon be inevitable.


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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 294
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November 9, 2021