Steffen Hindelang: The Price for a Seat at the ISDS Reform Table – CJEU’s clearance of the EU’s investment protection policy in Opinion 1/17 and its impact on the EU constitutional order. In: Biondi, Andrea; Sangiuolo, Giorgia (Ed.): Judicial Protection and EU Free Trade Agreements, Edward Elgar Publishing, Forthcoming. AbstractThe CJEU in Opinion 1/17 concluded…

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More Information on the Case OLG Frankfurt am Main, Decision dated 11 February 2021, Case No. 26 SchH 2/20 “The assignment of an investment dispute between EU Member States to an arbitral tribunal affects the autonomy of Union law if Union law may be affected by the arbitral tribunal’s decision. In such cases, an arbitration…

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More Information on the Case On the compatibility of investor-State arbitration on the basis of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) with EU law after the CJEU ruling in Achmea (C-284/16). More information on the case Novenergia II v. Spain in US Federal District Court of the District of Columbia (Motion to Dismiss and to Deny…

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Steffen Hindelang: Conceptualisation and Application of the Principle of Autonomy of EU Law – The CJEU’s Judgement in Achmea Put in Perspective. In: European Law Review, 44 (3), pp. 383-400, 2019. AbstractIt seemed that Court of Justice of the European Union wanted to make it short and sweet: It took the Grand Chamber in its…

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Presentation on Current Developments and Foundations in International Investment Law at the Spring Conference of the German-Nordic Lawyers’ Association on 09 June 2018 in Riga Presentation 2018061_Investitionsrecht_DNJV_Riga_2018_fuer_Veroeff Further Information The Art of Casting Political Dissent in Law: The EU’s Framework for Screening of Foreign Direct Investment 11 September 2020 Read More → Towards a “Common…

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  On 6 June 2018, at the invitation of the Committee on Economic Affairs and Energy of the German Bundestag, Steffen Hindelang testified on the planned establishment of a Multilateral Investment Court. In his written statement, he came to the conclusion that the establishment of a “Multilateral Investment Court” (“MIC”) can make a key contribution…

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Steffen Hindelang: The Limited Immediate Effects of CJEU’s Achmea Judgement. VerfBlog, 2018/3/09, 2018. AbstractIt seemed that Court of Justice of the European Union wanted to make it short and sweet: It took the Grand Chamber in its Achmea Decision less than fifteen pages to conclude that Investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS), as we know it, shall…

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