Dispute settlement in the WTO.

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  • World Trade Organization.,
  • Conflict of laws -- Foreign trade regulation.,
  • Foreign trade regulation.,
  • Dispute resolution (Law)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 14-17).

Other titlesDispute settlement in the World Trade Organization
SeriesOECD working papers,, vol. 3, no. 96, OECD working papers ;, v. 3, no. 96.
ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
LC ClassificationsHD72 .O38 vol. 3, no. 96
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
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Open LibraryOL605186M
LC Control Number96199914

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The TRIPS Agreement was implemented in the WTO to gain access to a functioning dispute settlement mechanism that could authorize trade sanctions. Yet TRIPS and the WTO Dispute Settlement Understanding are based on systems that developed independently in WIPO and GATT. In this book. The WTO dispute settlement process starts with a consultation between the disputing states, then proceeds to an adversarial procedure before the panel, and may end up with appellate proceedings before the Appellate Body.2 It is no wonder, then, that many procedural issues aris.

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The dispute settlement system under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) functioned for nearly 50 years and received more than complaints between contracting parties before being replaced by the WTO’s dispute settlement system. To mark the 70th anniversary of the GATT, the WTO has issued today (14 December) a new publication covering the history and evolution of GATT.

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A dispute arises when one member country adopts a trade policy measure or takes some action that one or more fellow. This book examines the fact-finding procedures employed by WTO dispute settlement panels.

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