The Limited Immediate Effects of CJEU's Achmea Judgement
Verfassungsblog, March 9, 2018
6 Pages Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Date Written: March 09, 2018
It seemed that Court of Justice of the European Union wanted to make it short and sweet: It took the Grand Chamber in its Achmea Decision less than fifteen pages to conclude that Investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS), as we know it, shall belong to the past, at least in an intra-EU context. Finito della musica? Not quite!
Keywords: arbitration, achmea, EU law, investment arbitration, CJEU, ECJ, autonomy of EU law, EU law, intra-EU BIT, international investment law
JEL Classification: K33, K4
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