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981 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198755760

Bookseller Code (07)

Investor-State Arbitration, 2e

Second Edition

Borzu Sabahi, Noah Rubins, and Don Wallace Jr

  • Fully up-to-date coverage of law and practice in Investor-State arbitration
  • Identifies the main treaties that allow arbitration over international investment
  • Describes ways in which new laws can place restrictions on state sovereignty
  • Explains how international law has responded to the increasing demand for international investment

New to this Edition:

  • All-new coverage of issues such as jurisdiction iratione temporisr, precedent, admission and establishment, denial of benefits, forum/treaty shopping and abuse of process, performance requirements, State Responsibility and attribution, EU law as part of governing law, state of necessity and other State defences, and moral damages.
  • New chapters on the provisional application of treaties the withdrawal from ICSID and BITs, and geographical application of BITs
  • More in-depth coverage of arbitrator challenges in investor-state arbitration
  • Includes coverage of updated ICSID rules, coming into effect mid-2019