14 Jul 2011, 5:30 pm
Simon Lester has posted an ASIL Insight on The WTO EC-Aircraft Panel and Appellate Body Reports on Subsidiesto Airbus. [read post]
Lester: The Airbus—Boeing Subsidy Dispute: With Both Parties in Violation, Is There an End in Sight?
10 May 2012, 6:43 am
Simon Lester (WorldTradeLaw.net) has posted an ASIL Insight on The Airbus—Boeing Subsidy Dispute: With Both Parties in Violation, Is There an End in Sight? [read post]
3 Dec 2015, 9:10 pm
Simon Lester (Cato Institute) has posted an ASIL Insight on The TPP's Contribution to Public International Law. [read post]
23 May 2011, 1:42 am
Simon Lester has posted The Role of the International Trade Regime in Global Governance. [read post]
4 Mar 2011, 11:32 am
It has a forward by Richard Epstein, and Lester is a habitué of conservative think tanks. [read post]
CORRECTION:The Betrayal of Jacinda: New Zealand's Safeguards on Investor-State Dispute Settlement Gutted in Final TPP Text?
22 Feb 2018, 9:46 am
Those of you who read the original version of this post, Simon Lester has pointed out that there may be a confusion. [read post]
TLD Symposium: Introduction to "The Development of Standards of Appellate Review for Factual, Legal and Law Application Questions in WTO Dispute Settlement"
16 Oct 2012, 7:22 am
Simon Lester as the blogger-in-chief of this wonderful blog. [read post]
2 May 2014, 6:02 pm
The answer is NO, according to our own Simon Lester. [read post]
2 Sep 2014, 9:15 pm
More: Simon Lester, Cato. [read post]
5 Nov 2015, 7:21 pm
by Julian Ku by Julian Ku Simon Lester of Worldtradelaw.net and the Cato Institute offered a very interesting pro-free trade argument against the inclusion of investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in trade agreements like the TransPacific Partnership or the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. [read post]
10 May 2012, 12:11 pm
Now an expert on the WTO summarizes the issues: Simon Lester, The Airbus—Boeing Subsidy Dispute: With Both Parties in Violation, Is There an End in Sight? [read post]
17 Jul 2014, 9:42 am
Lorand Bartels (Univ. of Cambridge - Law) has posted Social Issues in Regional Trade Agreements: Labour, Environment and Human Rights (in Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements, Simon Lester, Bryan Mercurio & Lorand Bartels eds., 2d ed., forthcoming). [read post]
26 Jun 2019, 10:29 am
Simon Lester & Huan Zhu, A Proposal for “Rebalancing” to Deal with “National Security” Trade Restrictions [read post]
TLD Symposium: Matthias Oesch Comment on "The Development of Standards of Appellate Review ... in WTO Dispute Settlement"
16 Oct 2012, 7:44 am
Simon Lester’s article provides an impressive and concise overview on the Appellate Body’s jurisprudence on standards of appellate review. [read post]
IS THE UNITED STATES ACCUSING THE APPELLATE BODY OF "JUDICIAL ACTIVISM" WITHOUT ACTUALLY USING NOR DEFINING THIS EXPRESSION?
18 Nov 2019, 9:53 am
As underlined by Simon Lester in a previous post, the United States keeps raising the following question: how have we come to this point where the Appellate Body, a body established by Members to serve the Members, is disregarding the clear rules that were set by those same Members. [read post]
9 Dec 2013, 10:25 am
by Julian Ku Simon Lester of the IELP Blog raises an interesting and possibly important point about the new WTO Agreement just reached in Bali. [read post]
29 Jul 2015, 11:29 am
I recently came across this: According to US trade lawyer Simon Lester, dispute settlement between states under the TPP or TTIP would then require them to invoke their rights within the WTO and seek the jurisdiction of the WTO’s dispute settlement understanding (DSU). [read post]
23 Apr 2014, 9:05 pm
[Simon Lester, Cato] “Teller Wins Lawsuit Over Copied Magic Trick Performance” [Hollywood Reporter] Custom, informal law enforce joke “property” among comedians [McGraw/Warner, Slate] I read the news today, oh boy/ And now I have to pay a license fee/ [ABA Journal on actions against song lyrics sites; earlier here and here; h/t for joke to Rogers T.] [read post]
TLD Symposium: Author's Reply on "The Development of Standards of Appellate Review ... in WTO Dispute Settlement"
19 Oct 2012, 7:41 am
. & Dev. 125 (2012) [available here] Reply By Simon Lester Let me start by saying thanks to the TLD editors who proposed doing this symposium. [read post]