14 March 2016: This conference will explore how governments are balancing investor protection and how to improve balance through new institutions.Read more
Most investment treaties do not expressly address joint interpretations and thus leave the issue to more general rules. This paper addresses the general legal framework applicable to joint agreements by treaty parties about the interpretation of treaties. It outlines key concepts and distinctions, and considers effects on third parties.Read more
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