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  1. $101 million dollars leaving Canada?

    could be settled before our courts make a determination on its merits.  This would send a message that ... Government of Canada case and resist settlement offers in advance of a ruling from our Federal Courts. This ... asking our courts to set aside the NAFTA Tribunal’s decision. But settling before our courts determine ...

    2016-08-05 20:49

  2. #ReplaceNAFTA

    corporations like ExxonMobil to bypass our courts, go to private tribunals, and demand money from taxpayers for ... billion. [i] The cases are heard not by judges, but by corporate lawyers outside the normal court system. ... settlement (ISDS) system has empowered multinational corporations like ExxonMobil to bypass our courts, go to ...

    2017-10-10 19:10

  3. Re: Kemp Stanton's letter- NAFTA’s replacement must benefit people and the planet, not corporate polluters!

    (ISDS)-- must be eliminated. There is no reason that corporations should be able to bypass our courts and ...

    2017-12-08 09:58

  4. End ISDS and protect Canadian sovereignty

    can sue NAFTA countries outside of the jurisdiction of their own courts, and which has seen claims ... recommended a strong "No." Sierra Club Canada Foundation was in federal court several weeks ago to ... Bilcon to bypass our courts, go to private tribunals, and demand money from taxpayers for policies that ...

    2018-03-05 17:19

  5. Urgent Action- Canada on the hook for $500m NAFTA payout

    the court case we (Sierra Club Canada Foundation and East Coast Environmental Law) intervened in ... courts to "set aside" the Tribunal's decision. That request was denied on Wednesday by Federal Court Judge Mactavish.  It turns out our worst fears have been realized and corporations do, in ...

    2018-05-17 20:04

  6. Quebec CETA petition: Demand to see the text and hold public hearings on Canada-EU corporate rights deal

    corporations will gain rights to sue Canada and the provinces outside the regular court system if public ...

    2014-01-11 23:03

  7. Sovereignty ‘at risk’ from EU-US trade deal: UK in danger of surrendering judicial independence to multinational corporations, warn activists

    legal system. Disputes between companies and legislators should always be dealt with by British courts ...

    2014-01-13 22:14

  8. Patents, Public Health, and International Law: The Eli Lilly NAFTA Chapter 11 Case

    company Eli Lilly has filed a claim before a NAFTA tribunal, alleging that Canadian court decisions in ... relied on by the Canadian courts credible? Is public health undermined or helped by this shift, which ...

    2014-01-17 14:51

  9. Philip Morris, Australia and the fate of Europe’s trade talks

    international Permanent Court of Arbitration using the investor-state dispute settlement mechanism, or ISDS, ... companies or investors the right to force a government before a domestic court or a specially created ... routine court action. “Australia is a developed country which has a very good judicial system,” she says. ...

    2014-01-17 15:01

  10. The Global Fight Against Corporate Rule

    that allows foreign corporations to bring such claims only to domestic courts rather than international ...

    2014-01-20 23:19