WTO’s Role in Mitigating the Pandemic: Trade Measures and Global Cooperation

Global cooperation plays a vital role in our battle against the Covid-19 pandemic. It is the coming together of nations putting aside their differences to battle the virus. The World Trade Organization (‘WTO’) plays a vital role in mitigating the … Continue reading WTO’s Role in Mitigating the Pandemic: Trade Measures and Global Cooperation

Alternate Methods of Dispute Settlement in the WTO: The Appellate Body Crisis

The crisis the WTO faces arises from a procedural aspect of the establishment of the Appellate Body (‘AB’), which has made its functioning impossible. Art. 17(1) of the Dispute Settlement Understanding (‘DSU’) states that the AB established by the Dispute … Continue reading Alternate Methods of Dispute Settlement in the WTO: The Appellate Body Crisis

International Trade Laws: Inception and its significance ever since

In ancient period, the International Law was governed by ‘inter-racial’ relationships in all communities. Different communities governed by different religions decided to abide by certain general principles of law which would be acceptable by all on the grounds of humanity … Continue reading International Trade Laws: Inception and its significance ever since