New Zealand releases Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) text to the public

New Zealand released the full text of the TPP to the public today 5 November. The text can be found here. We will follow up with further consideration of the investment chapter in due course. For further information, please contact Donald Robertson, Partner, Laurence Shore, Partner, Vanessa Naish, Professional Support Consultant, Hannah Ambrose, Professional Support … Read more

TPP deal reached: investment arbitration survives

After a lengthy final period of negotiation in Atlanta, it has been announced that the TPP, the world’s largest mega-regional trade and investment deal, has been agreed. The investment chapter is not yet available but is briefly summarised on USTR’s website here. As anticipated, the TPP includes substantive investment protections found in many investment agreements, … Read more