REVIEW: “Shadow Courts: The Tribunals that Rule Global Trade” by Haley Sweetland Edwards

Shadow Courts: The Tribunals that Rule Global Trade, by Haley Sweetland Edwards Columbia Global Reports, ISBN: 978-0997126402 Copyright September 2016, Paperback, 144 Pages Shadow Courts offers an abbreviated overview of a less known instrument of public international law—the investor-state dispute settlement, or the ISDS. The author primarily furnishes a case against ISDS and the ISDS tribunal system—a supposedly…