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North American trade and investment developments: No new NAFTA (for now), and Mexico signs the ICSID Convention

USA, Mexico, European Union - January 24 2018 One month into 2018, the future of NAFTA continues to hang in the balance. The negotiating parties will reportedly convene in Ottawa for the sixth of...

Christian Leathley.

A warning shot for investor-state dispute settlement under NAFTA 2.0?

USA - August 24 2017 The US Trade Representative (USTR) is reportedly finalizing a proposal to dramatically restructure NAFTA's investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS)...

Christian Leathley.

What to watch for as NAFTA (re)negotiators get to work

USA - August 16 2017 On August 16, 2017, trade representatives of the United States, Mexico and Canada will convene in Washington, DC for the first of seven scheduled...

Christian Leathley.

UK’s ratification of ILO Forced Labour Protocol

United Kingdom - January 29 2016 On 22 January 2016, the United Kingdom ("UK") became the third member State of the International Labour Organisation ("ILO") to ratify a Protocol to...

Antony Crockett.

A new beginning for arbitration in mainland China: HKIAC opens in Shanghai

China - November 23 2015 On 20 November 2015, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) announced the opening of a representative office in Shanghai. The HKIAC's...

Justin D'Agostino, Briana Young, Brenda Horrigan.