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German Judges say "No Need or Legal Basis" for Corporate Courts in TTIP


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German Judges say "No Need or Legal Basis" for Corporate Courts in TTIP

LONDON - Germany's largest association of judges and public prosecutors yesterday publicly criticised the European Commission's Investment Court System, a set of reforms to replace the Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) mechanism in the EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). The judges are questioning the legal basis of such system, as well as the need for it to be introduced in the first place.

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