Universal, Regional, National – Ways of the Development of Private International Law in 21st CenturyKapitola
The Aftermath of the Achmea CaseRok vydání: 2019
The paper deals with the implications arising from the Achmea judgment which are far reaching not only for the arbitration community. With regard to investment arbitration, the decision controversially excluded the possibility of arbitration agreements in BITs concluded between EU Member States. The lack of proper reasoning concerning individual arguments used by the CJEU is discussed. The judgment is also being taken as example of increasing practice where decisions are being made based on political needs rather than as a result of legal assessment.
Achmea; Case C-284/16; Investment Arbitration; Commercial Arbitration; (intra-EU) BIT; ICSID; EU Law Autonomy.
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