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The Strategic Role of Treaty Protection in Foreign Investment

Below are selected materials from the first public conference of the Institute's Investment Treaty Forum. Simply click on the links to access the presentations.

1 Attracting Foreign Investment by Offering Treaty Protection: The Energy Charter Treaty

Adnan Amkhan, Head of Legal, Energy Charter Secretariat, Brussels

2 The NAFTA Experience

Professor Jack Coe, Pepperdine University, California

3 When is a Contract Claim not a Treaty Claim?

Peter Turner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

4 The Impact of Sale or Insolvency of Investment Assets on Arbiration Proceedings

Christopher Thomas QC, Thomas & Partners

5 Political Risk Insurance Options

Professor Marc Monheimer, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, United States

6 Res Judicata and the Settlement of Investment Disputes

Professor Vaughan Lowe, All Souls College, Oxford & Essex Court Chambers; Member, Investment Treaty Forum Advisory Board

Please note: these materials are for reference only and should not be cited without the authors' permission. If you have any difficulties accessing this content, please contact the Institute.

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