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Dispute Settlement at Work

WTO and Asbestos

Recently the WTO Appellate Body upheld the French ban on asbestos on the ground that it was not violative of international trade laws. While advocates of public health have hailed this as a victory, the process itself brings into focus the lack of transparency in the WTO's disputes settlement system.

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