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There is a list of international agreements, concluded, abandoned, re-surrected, ... that touch on the dossiers that La Quadrature works on. Apart from the national legislative projects, and the European-wide projects, these international agreements can put in place mechanisms in favour or detrimental to citizen freedom.
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Here is the beginning of a list of <b>international</b> agreements (beyond intra-European agreements), concluded, abandoned or re-surrected that touch on LQDN dossiers, in particular copyirght and personal data. Separate from the national legislative projects, and the European-wide projects, these international agreements can put in place mechanisms in favour or detrimental to citizen freedom.
  
*[[ACTA]] - Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (rejected in 2006)
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*[[ACTA]] - Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (rejected by the European Parliament in 2006) between the US and the EU.
*[[CETA]] - Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (negotiation finished in 2013)
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*[[CETA]] - Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (negotiation finished in 2013) between Canada and the EU.
*[[GATS]] - General Agreement on Trade in Services (in force since 1995)
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*[[GATS]] - General Agreement on Trade in Services (in force since 1995) between WTO members.
*[https://wiki.laquadrature.net/Portal:TAFTA TAFTA] (2013 - )
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*[[TAFTA]] - Transatlantic Free Trade Agreement (also known as TTIP) (2013 - ) between the US and the EU.
*[[TiSA]] - Trade in Services Agreement - (2013 -  
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*[[TiSA]] - Trade in Services Agreement - (2013 - ) between some WTO members.
*[[TRIPS]] - Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (in force since 1994 with GATT)
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*[[TRIPS]] - Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (in force since 1994 with GATT) between WTO members.
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=Organisations involved=
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTO WTO] - World Trade Organisation
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** To understand the relationship between the EU and the WTO: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/eu-and-wto/
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* International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/Index.jsp official page]
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** useful [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/FrontServlet list of bilateral agreements] since the early 70s.
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*[http://en.wikitrade.com/General_Agreement_on_Tariffs_and_Trade GATT] - General Agreement Tariffs and Trade
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*IMF - International Monetary Fund
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* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WIPO WIPO] - World Intellectual Property Organization - [http://www.wipo.int/portal/en/index.html official page]
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*World Bank
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Latest revision as of 07:32, 29 July 2015


Here is the beginning of a list of international agreements (beyond intra-European agreements), concluded, abandoned or re-surrected that touch on LQDN dossiers, in particular copyirght and personal data. Separate from the national legislative projects, and the European-wide projects, these international agreements can put in place mechanisms in favour or detrimental to citizen freedom.

  • ACTA - Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (rejected by the European Parliament in 2006) between the US and the EU.
  • CETA - Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (negotiation finished in 2013) between Canada and the EU.
  • GATS - General Agreement on Trade in Services (in force since 1995) between WTO members.
  • TAFTA - Transatlantic Free Trade Agreement (also known as TTIP) (2013 - ) between the US and the EU.
  • TiSA - Trade in Services Agreement - (2013 - ) between some WTO members.
  • TRIPS - Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (in force since 1994 with GATT) between WTO members.


Organisations involved[edit]