Not so Far Fetched after all
Contrary to all the hoo-hah about NZ not giving private corporations the right to sue the NZ Government in secret tribunal’s – papers, released overnight by Public Citizen, show that the nothing could be further from the truth.
It seems that “investor-state’ provisions are front and center enabling private corporatisations to enforcement their ‘rights” in a foreign tribunal system. Yep what they have claimed for the last two years just isn’t true.
Heres the news we have so far
- Public Citizen’s analysis of the leaked text and guided tour through its provisions
- The leaked document
- Controversial Trade Pact Text Leaked, Shows U.S. Trade Officials Have Agreed to Terms That Undermine Obama Domestic Agenda
Well keep updating this page as the story develops (as below)