5 Enforcement of WTO Obligations: Remedies and Compliance
Mitsuo Matsushita, Thomas J. Schoenbaum, Petros C. Mavroidis, Michael Hahn
Mitsuo Matsushita, Thomas Schoenbaum, Petros C. Mavroidis, Michael Hahn
- Remedies — Sources of international law — Remedies and costs — Lex specialis
This chapter first discusses the implementation of the Dispute Settlement Body's (DSB) recommendations and rulings. It then covers remedies in cases of successful non-violation and situation complaints; recommendations and suggestions by panels and the Appellate Body regarding the implementation of DSB decisions; lex specialis remedies; prompt compliance and the reasonable period of time; compliance review pursuant to Dispute Settlement Understanding (DSU) Article 21.5; enforcement measures pursuant to DSU Article 22; and compliance following the adoption of countermeasures.