World Trade Organization

  • Database: World Trade Law

    December 23, 2015

    WorldTradeLaw.Net’s Dispute Settlement Commentary is a legal research tool for WTO Panel and Appellate Body Reports and WTO Arbitrations. This database covers every WTO panel report, Appellate Body report and arbitration since 1995, when the WTO was established. For each, it provides background information, a detailed summary of the findings, commentary on the issues raised and citations to relevant journal literature. The summaries and analysis of new reports and arbitrations are provided within 1-3 weeks after their circulation.

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  • 400th Trade Dispute for World Trade Organization (WTO)

    November 20, 2009

    On 1 January 2010 the World Trade Organization (WTO) will celebrate its 15th birthday. Shortly before the anniversary the 7th Session of the WTO Ministerial Conference will take place for the second time in Geneva, Switzerland, from 30 November to 2 December 2009. Trade ministers will be discussing the general theme “The WTO, the Multilateral Trading System and the Current Global Economic Environment”.

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  • WTO launches new database on regional trade agreements

    January 23, 2009

    On 14 january 2009 the database was launched and can be accessed in English, French and Spanish. The database can be searched by country, region, legal provision, date of notification or entry into force of the RTA. Summary tables of all RTAs currently in force, containing various types of information, can be easily exported by users of the database.

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