Key Flaws in the European Commissionns Proposals for Foreign Investor Protection in TTIP

Gus Van Harten
2015 Social Science Research Network  
In November 2015, the European Commission released a proposed text on foreign investor protection in the EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). In this paper, I outline key flaws in this proposal, including language buried in the text that seriously undermines the EC's proposed provisions on the "investment court system" (ICS) and on the right to regulate.
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2692122 fatcat:lvk3elz4jjempp7yiypsysh7uu