Are the Right Rights Protected? The Literalist Approach to Determining Protected Rights in International Investment Agreements - Chapter 1 - Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law -Volume 9

Matthew N. Drossos
Suyash Paliwal
Isabella Bellera Landa
Page Count: 
26 pages
April, 2016
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Matthew Drossos and Isabella Bellera Landa are Associates in the International Arbitration practice of White & Case LP. Suyash Paliwal is currently a Senior Policy Analyst at the Federal Reserve of the United States and former Associate of the International Arbitration practice of White & Case LLP.  Matthew Drossos holds a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and A.B. from Dartmouth College. Suyash Paliwal holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and an M.B.A. and B.S. from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Isabella Bellera Landa holds a J.D. from Duke University School of Law and an LL.B from the Universidad de Carabobo (Venezuela). This article was prepared solely for the purpose of the Ninth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, hosted by Juris Conferences LLC, and presents a topic and specific position to which the Authors were assigned to present during the conference, and in this article. The article therefore reflects the Authors’ assigned position on the topic, and does not reflect the views of any of the Authors. The views in this article also do not reflect the views of White & Case LLP, its attorneys, or any of its clients. All errors herein are solely the responsibility of the Authors.