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PART V SUBSTANTIVE INVESTMENT LAW, 24 PREMATURE TREATY CLAIMS

Ole Spiermann

From: International Investment Law for the 21st Century: Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer

Edited By: Christina Binder, Ursula Kriebaum, August Reinisch, Stephan Wittich

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 09 May 2021

It is recognized, in the preamble to the ICSID Convention,1 that while disputes arising between host States and foreign investors ‘would usually be subject to national legal processes, international methods of settlement may be appropriate in certain cases’. This is confirmed by thousands of investment protection treaties vesting the right of international arbitration in individual investors, with the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) as the favoured, albeit not exclusive, forum. ICSID was established as an apolitical alternative...
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