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“International Arbitration Experts Discuss The Most Significant Development In 2019,” Mealey’s International Arbitration Report

In an article for Mealey’s International Arbitration Report, Jenner & Block Partner Charlie Lightfoot joins other leaders in the sector to discuss significant developments in 2019.  Mr. Lightfoot highlights a European Union Member State agreement announced in October.  The agreement was reached on a plurilateral treaty for the termination of intra-EU bilateral investment treaties, or BITs.  Under the draft treaty, all intra-EU BITs currently in force are terminated, as are their sunset clauses.