The United Kingdom is party to various bilateral investment treaties (which are termed Investment Promotion and Protection Agreements or 'IPPA's)1. There are also multilateral treaties in force that contain important investment protections2. Bilateral investment treaties typically contain guarantees that the state will accord to qualifying investors and/or their investments3 full protection and security4, fair and equitable treatment5, national6 and most favoured nation treatment7, and typically contain a prohibition of expropriation8 (unless in compliance with certain stated criteria), and a guarantee of the free transfer in relation to returns and the capital of the investment9. Bilateral investment treaties are important
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234