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Investment Court Has 'No Legal Basis' in TTIP - German Magistrates Union
3 February, 2016
Highly controversial plans to allow multinational corporations to sue governments in the proposed TTIP trade deal have been dealt a huge blow, with Germany's largest association of judges and public prosecutors saying there was "neither a legal basis nor a need" for such measures to be introduced.
Germany's Association of Judges says @Trade_EU's corporate courts in #TTIP is the wrong way- http://bit.ly/1PPgmlt
Largest association of judges in Germanycome out against #ISDS in #TTIP, stating that “neither is there a legal basis nor the necessity”.
German judges have dealt a serious blow to proposal of having 'corporate courts' in #TTIP http://gju.st/1o5KuD2