TABC Statement on EU’s Investment Proposal for TTIP

The Trans-Atlantic Business Council (TABC) issued a statement on the EU’s investment proposal for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). TABC supports the Commission’s efforts to modernize and improve existing investment agreements. However, TABC has serious concerns about parts of the proposal that will likely weaken investor rights, including substantive provisions on the right to regulate, fair and equitable treatment, and expropriation. In addition, TABC questions the necessity and functionality of the Commission’s proposed investment court.

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