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The EC-Sardines Case: How North-South NGO-Government Links Benefited Peru

@inproceedings{Shaffer2005TheEC,
  title={The EC-Sardines Case: How North-South NGO-Government Links Benefited Peru},
  author={Gregory C. Shaffer and V. Mosoti},
  year={2005}
}
  • Gregory C. Shaffer, V. Mosoti
  • Published 2005
  • Political Science
  • This essay examines the EC-Sardines case before the WTO dispute settlement system, in which a developing country, Peru, won a significant victory in WTO dispute settlement against the much more formidable legal services of the EC, in a case challenging an EC regulation that maintained that only a species caught in European territorial waters could be marketed in the EC under the name "sardines." The case was important for three reasons. To start, it is the first time that a WTO panel has found… CONTINUE READING
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