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Published: 15 September 2008

528 Pages

ISBN: 9780199557516

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A new practitioner law publication

International Investment Arbitration

Substantive Principles

Campbell McLachlan, Laurence Shore, and Matthew Weiniger

Oxford International Arbitration Series

  • Major work on the rapidly developing area of investment treaty arbitation now available in paperback
  • Provides a detailed analytical survey of the substantive principles applied by Investment Arbitration Tribunals, and a clear and comprehensive description of the present state of the law
  • Includes comprehensive commentary on the main treaties and published investment awards
  • Key areas of coverage include: where investment disputes come from; who is a foreign investor, including nationality issues and foreign control; what is an investment; investors' rights; expropriation; compensation; dispute resolution; transfer, assignment and subrogation; and future trends.
  • Written by a leading author team from Herbert Smith and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, and benefiting from the public and private international law experience of Campbell McLachlan, Professor in Public International Law at Victoria University of Wellington
  • An essential reference book for international arbitration counsel, arbitrators, and academics