Taylor St John


Taylor St John is a Researcher at PluriCourts, University of Oslo, on leave from her position as Lecturer in International Relations, University of St Andrews. Her monograph, The Rise of Investor-State Arbitration: Politics, Law, and Unintended Consequences, was published in 2018. She previously held positions at PluriCourts, the London School of Economics, and Oxford, where she received a DPhil. Taylor attends UNCITRAL as an observer from iCourts, University of Copenhagen.

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Déjà vu? Investment Court Proposals from 1960 and Today

It is not business as usual in investment dispute resolution these days. In late April 2018 in New York, governments and experts met under the auspices of UNCITRAL Working Group IIIto continue vigorously debating how investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) should be reformed or replacedby an investment court. This is not the first investment court proposal, however.

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