Law Update: CMC v. Mozambique

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        On October 24, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) tribunal rendered its award in a dispute between three Italian investors and the Republic of Mozambique. Investors from the Italian construction and cement group CMC Muratori...

Developments in Ukrainian Lustration

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In early 2014, Ukrainian protestors ousted President Viktor Yanukovych and forced new elections. The protests, originally motivated by widespread public demands for Yanukovych to sign an association agreement with the European Union, transformed into a broader...

WTO Appellate Body: Impending Hiatus

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The World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body is facing an impending crisis and will be unable to meet quorum and review appeals, as two of its three Members have terms set to expire on 10 December 2019. The Appellate Body can be composed of up to seven members,...

The Right to Be Forgotten Only Applies Within EU, ECJ Rules

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This post discusses the recent case of Google v. CNIL. The decision is available here. The supreme court of the European Union, The European Court of Justice (ECJ), ruled on September 24 that the “right to be forgotten” only applies within the boundary of EU member...