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Title The backlash against investment arbitration : perceptions and reality / edited by Michael Waibel ... [et al.]
Publication Info. Austin, Tex. : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business ; Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; Frederick, MD : Sold and distributed in North, Central and South America by Aspen Publishers, c2010.

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 Law Library  K 3829.8 .B33 2010    CHECKED IN
Description liv, 614 p. ; 25 cm.
Note "This book, the outgrowth of a conference organized by the editors at Harvard Law School on April 19, 2008, aims to uncover the drivers behind the backlash against the current international investment regime."--P. xxxvii-xxxviii.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Backlash against Investment Arbitration : Perceptions and Reality / Michael Waibel ... [et al.] -- Disregarding the Corporate Veil and Denial of Benefits Clauses : Testing Treaty Language and the Concept of "Investor" / Rachel Thorn & Jennifer Doucleff -- Private Enforcement of International Investment Law : Why We Need Investor Standing in BIT Dispute Settlement / Stephan W. Schill -- Drawing the Limits of Free Transfer Provisions / Alejandro Turyn & Facundo Perez Aznar -- A Comparison of ICSID and UNCITRAL Arbitration : Areas of Divergence and Concern / Stephen Jagusch & Jeffrey Sullivan -- The Issues Raised by Parallel Proceedings and Possible Solutions / August Reinisch -- Parallel Proceedings : A Practitioner's Perspective / Richard Kreindler -- Annulment and its Role in the Context of Conflicting Awards / Christina Knahr -- Compensation for Non-expropriatory Investment Treaty Breaches in the Argentine Gas Sector Cases : Issues and Implications / Kathryn Khamsi -- Arbitrator Integrity / William Park -- Amicus Curiae : A Panacea for Legitimacy in Investment Arbitration? / Nigel Blackaby & Caroline Richard -- Participation of Non-governmental Organizations in Investment Arbitration as Amici Curiae / Amokura Kawahru -- Legality of Investments under ICSID Jurisprudence / Gabriel Bottini -- Invoking State Defenses in Investment Treaty Arbitration / A Martinez -- Backlash to Investment Arbitration : Three Causes / Louis T. Wells -- Denunciation of the ICSID Convention and Consent to Arbitration / Christoph Schreuer -- Competing for Capital : The Diffusion of Bilateral Investment Treaties, 1960-2000 / Zachary Elkins, Andrew T. Guzman, & Beth Simmons -- The Argentine Financial Crisis : State Liability under BITs and the Legitimacy of the ICSID System / William W. Burke-White -- Perceived Bias in Investment Treaty Arbitration? Gus Van Harten -- European Law Challenges to Investment Arbitration / Markus Burgstaller -- Out of Order / Luke Peterson -- Globalization : The Driving Force in International Investment Law / Tillman Rudolf Braun -- A Dispute Systems Design Diagnosis of ICSID / Ilija Mitrev Penusliski -- The International Investment Protection Regime through the Lens of Economic Theory / Anne van Aaken -- "History Ain't Changed" : Why Investor-State Arbitration Will Survive the "New Revolution" / Timothy G. Nelson -- The State, a Perpetual Respondent in Investment Arbitration? : Some Unorthodox Considerations / Mehmet Toral & Thomas Schultz.
Subject Investments, Foreign (International law) -- Congresses.
International commercial arbitration -- Congresses.
Investments, Foreign -- Law and legislation -- Congresses.
Added Author Waibel, Michael, LL. M.
Standard No. 587627539
ISBN 9789041132024 (acid-free paper)
9041132023 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 591405306
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