TITLE

REGULATORY POWERS VS. INVESTMENT PROTECTION UNDER NAFTA'S CHAPTER 1110: METALCLAD, METHANEX, AND GLA MIS GOLD

AUTHOR(S)
ELCOMBE, JOSHUA
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review;Winter2010, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers an overview on the case of Metalclad Corp., Methanex Corp. and Glamis Gold Ltd. in the U.S. It mentions the Article 1110 of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) which grants private investors the right to compensation for government measures that effectively deprive investments. It also notes that the Chapter 11 arbitration of Metalclad and Article 1110 form a primary derogation of state sovereignty.
ACCESSION #
61169398

 

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