Presentation on “The Interrelations between Investment Treaty Standards and Other International Legal Regimes (Human Rights, Sustainable Development, Cultural Property, Indigenous Peoples and other Non-Economic Interests) as a Rule of Law Problem”, together with Patricia Stöbener Presented within the meeting of the ILA Committee on “Rule of Law and International Investment Law” – Workshop “Investment Protection…

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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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  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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The 144 page-long study by Steffen Hindelang, Theoman M. Hagemeyer, and Simon Richtmann analyses certain provisions of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (‘EUVFTA’) in three distinct parts: (1) a legal assessment comprising of a brief introduction of the EUVFTA as a whole, an analysis of its investment‐related…

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