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Canada-Europe Trade Deal Could Unleash “Corporate Litigation Boom”

Posted November 24, 2014

Under International Trade Issues

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and Europe could unleash a wave of corporate lawsuits against Canada, the EU and its member states that “restrict the powers of all levels of governments.” This is the dire warning of a new report by Corporate Europe Observatory, a research and campaign group that bills itself as “exposing the power of corporate lobbying in the EU,” together with 14 other environmental NGOs, citizens’ groups and workers unions from both sides of the Atlantic. Click here to read more.