KORUS FTA

An HKIAC Tribunal Dismissed the Claims by U.S. Citizen Jin Hae Seo Against South Korea for Lack of Jurisdiction

Jin Hae Seo v. Republic of Korea, HKIAC Case No. HKIAC /18117

News  |  October 17, 2018

Published texts reveal minor edits to the ISDS clause in the United States–South Korea FTA

The United States and South Korea have renegotiated investment provisions in their FTA (KORUS FTA).

ITN  |  January 12, 2012

News in Brief

Philip Morris files for arbitration over intellectual property dispute with Australia The tobacco company Philip Morris filed for arbitration on 21 November 2011, claiming the government of Australia’s regulations on cigarette branding breach the Hong Kong-Australia bilateral investment treaty. The announcement arrived on the same day that the Australian Parliament passed legislation that bans most […]