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International Investment Law and Media Disputes: A Complement to WTO Law


  • Luke Eric Peterson

    () (Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment)


The recent high-stakes dispute between Google and China over censorship and cyber-security has spawned renewed discussion of the international trade law protections that internet and media companies may enjoy. Less recognized, however, is a perhaps more powerful legal tool in the arsenal of internet and media companies engaging in cross-border investments, namely international investment law.

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  • Luke Eric Peterson, 2010. "International Investment Law and Media Disputes: A Complement to WTO Law," Transnational Corporations Review, Ottawa United Learning Academy, vol. 2(1), pages 9-12, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:oul:tncr09:v:2:y:2010:i:1:p:9-12

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