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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTO WTO] - World Trade Organisation
 
*[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/
 
* International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/Index.jsp official page]
 
* International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/Index.jsp official page]
 
** useful [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/FrontServlet list of bilateral agreements] since the early 70s.
 
** useful [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/FrontServlet list of bilateral agreements] since the early 70s.

Revision as of 16:01, 28 April 2014


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.


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