Publications

Monographs


A History of International Investment Law: Equality & Discrimination Norms in Fresh Perspective (Martinus Nijhoff: The Hague, 2013).

Edited Volumes


Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, vol. V (New York: Juris, 2012).

New Directions in International Economic Law: in Memoriam Thomas Wälde (Martinus Nijhoff: The Hague, 2011).

Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, vol. IV (New York: Juris, 2011).

Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, vol. III, with Ian Laird (New York: Juris, 2010).

Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, vol. II, with Ian Laird (New York: Juris, 2009).

Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, vol. I (New York: Juris, 2008).

International Investment Law and Arbitration: Leading Cases from the ICSID, NAFTA, Bilateral Treaties and Customary International Law (London: Cameron May, 2005).

NAFTA Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects (New York: Transnational, 2004).

Book Chapters

“Reflections on the First Time the United States of America Was Found Liable under NAFTA Chapter 11” in: B. Sabahi, N.J. Birch, I.A. Laird and J.A. Rivas, eds., Revolution in the International Rule of Law: Essays in Honor of Don Wallace, Jr. (Juris: New York, 2014) 369-398.

“Who, Then, Shall Judge? The Interpretation of International Investment Agreements and the Rule of International Law” in: A. Rovine, ed., Contemporary Issues in International Arbitration and Mediation: The Fordham Papers, 2013, (Martinus Nijhoff: Leiden, 2014) 299-236.

"A Historical Analysis of the Function of the Minimum Standard of Treatment in International Investment Law" in T. Weiler & F. Baetens, eds., New Directions in International Economic Law: in Memoriam Thomas Wälde (Martinus Nijhoff: The Hague, 2011) 335-382.

Co-Authored with Ian Laird, "Standards of Treatment" in P. Muchlinski, F. Ortino & C. Schreuer et al, eds., The Oxford Handbook of International Investment Law (London: Oxford University Press, 2008) 259-304.

"Expropriation" in P. Cane and J. Conaghan, The New Oxford Companion to Law (London: Oxford University Press, 2008) 437-438.

"Good Faith and Regulatory Transparency" in T. Weiler, ed., International Investment Law and Arbitration: Leading Cases from the ICSID, NAFTA, Bilateral Treaties and Customary International Law (London: Cameron May, 2005) 701-746.

"Saving Oscar Chin" in T. Weiler, ed., International Investment Law and Arbitration: Leading Cases from the ICSID, NAFTA, Bilateral Treaties and Customary International Law (London: Cameron May, 2005) 557-598.

"The Significance of NAFTA Chapter 11 for the Development of International Economic Law" in T. Weiler, ed., NAFTA Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects (New York: Transnational, 2004).

"Prohibitions on Discrimination in NAFTA Chapter 11" in T. Weiler, ed., NAFTA Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects (New York: Transnational, 2004).

"Interpreting Substantive Obligations in Relation to Health and Safety Issues" in T. Weiler, ed., NAFTA Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects (New York: Transnational, 2004).

“The Potential for Overlap in NAFTA Chapter 11 Obligations” in: K.C. Kennedy, ed., The First Decade of NAFTA: The Future of Free Trade in North America (New York: Transnational, 2004).

Co-Authored with Luis Miguel Diaz, "Causation and Damages in NAFTA Investor-State Arbitration" in T. Weiler, ed., NAFTA Investment Law and Arbitration: Past Issues, Current Practice, Future Prospects (New York: Transnational, 2004).

T. Walde & T. Weiler, “Investment Arbitration under the Energy Charter Treaty in the light of new NAFTA Precedents: Towards a Global Code of Conduct for Economic Regulation” in: Investment Treaties and Arbitration, G. Kaufmann-Kohler, ed. (Geneva: Swiss Arbitration Association, 2002).

Journal Articles

"St Mary’s VCNA, LLC v The Government of Canada: An Alleged Abuse of Rights is Revealed in Inadvertently Disclosed Documents, and Now Solicitor–Client Privilege has been Claimed: What is a NAFTA Tribunal to Do?" ICSID Review 30 (2015) 539.

Co-authored with Heather Bray & Devin Bray, “Are United States Courts Receptive to International Arbitration?” 27 (2012) American University International Law Review 869.

“Methanex Corp. v. USA – Turning the Page on NAFTA Chapter Eleven?” 6 (2005) Journal of World Investment and Trade 903.

“Balancing Human Rights & Investor Protection: a New Approach for a Different Legal Order” 27 (2004) Boston College International and Comparative Law Review 429.

“Technology and International Trade: Will the Real Transformer Please Stand Up?” 2 (2003) Canadian Journal of Law and Technology 223.

“NAFTA Article 1105 and the Principles of International Economic Law” 41 (2003) Columbia Journal of Transnational Law 35.

“Foreign Investment in the United States: You Can’t Tell the Players without a Scorecard” 37 (2003) International Lawyer 279.

“Dodging Bullets: A First Look at the Final Award in Loewen & the Loewen Group v. USA” 4 (2003) Journal of World Investment 659.

“NAFTA Chapter 11 Jurisprudence: Coming Along Nicely” 9 (2003) Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the Americas 101.

“The Treatment of SPS Measures under NAFTA Chapter 11: Preliminary Answers to an Open-Ended Question” 26 (2003) Boston College International & Comparative Law Review 229.

“2002 In Review: From Expropriation to Non-Discrimination” Yearbook of International Environmental Law, Volume 12 (Oxford: Clarendon, 2003).

“NAFTA Investment Law in 2001: As the Legal Order Starts to Settle, the Bureaucrats Strike Back” 36 (2002) International Lawyer 345.

“Articulating New Standards of Regulatory Treatment in International Economic Law” 2 (2002) Business Law International 143.

“Metalclad and the Government of Mexico: A Play in Three Parts” 2 (2001) Journal of World Investment 685.

“A First Look at the Interim Merits Award in S.D. Myers Inc. and Canada: It Is Possible to Balance Legitimate Environmental Concerns with Investment Protection” 24 (2001) Hastings International and Comparative Law Review 173.

“2000 in Review: Investor-State Dispute Settlement Gains Steam” 35 (2001) International Lawyer 363.

“The Ethyl Arbitration: First of Its Kind and a Harbinger of Things to Come” 11 (2001) American Review of International Arbitration 187.

“1999: The Dawning of a New Era in Investor-State Dispute Settlement” 34 (2000) International Lawyer 405.

“Regulatory Reform Obligations in International Law” 34 (2000) Journal of World Trade 71.

“The Minimum Standard of Treatment in International Law: Some Old Cases, Some New” 3 (2000) Canadian International Lawyer 207. Identifying, Implementing and Enforcing International Regulatory Reform Obligations: the Canadian Experience, Occasional Paper (Ottawa: Centre for Trade Policy and Law, 1999).

“Application of the Federal Regulatory Policy to Regulatory Decision-Making: The Curious Case of the 1995 PCB Waste Export Interim Order” 4 (1999) Canadian Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 181.

M. Hart & T.J. Weiler, An Assessment of the Prospects for Trade Liberalization in APEC (Ottawa: Senate of Canada / Centre for Trade Policy and Law, 1997).

“Independence, Impartiality and the Ontario Social Assistance Review Board” 12 (1997) Journal of Law and Social Welfare 178.

“Professional Self-Regulation & Federal Competition Policy: The Calarco Case” 2 (1997) Windsor Review of Legal & Social Issues 119.

“Curial Deference & NAFTA Chapter 19: Is What Is Good for the Goose, Good for the Gander?” 1 (1995) Journal of International Legal Studies 83.

“The Consultation Requirement in Regulatory Reform: Looking at the Regulatory Efficiency Bill” 8 (1995) Canadian Journal of Administrative Law & Practice 101.

“Sure It Has Feathers, But Is It a Duck?” 42 (1994) Canadian Tax Journal 1168.

Education

University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan

SJD, 2011
International Economic Law
LLM, 2002
International Economic Law

University of Ottawa Ottawa, Ontario

LLM, 1998
Public International Law

University of Western Ontario London, Ontario

LLB, 1996
Public Law Concentration
MA, 1993
Foreign Relations and Public Policy

University of Waterloo Waterloo, Ontario

Hons BA, 1992
Political Science Major, History Minor

Memberships

Law Society of Upper Canada

February 1999
Called to the Bar of Ontario

Canadian Bar Association

1995 to Present
Member
1996
Ontario Student Achievement Award
1997 to 1998
Ontario General Council Representative
1998 to 2006
Ontario Executive Committee Member,
International Law Section
2006 to 2007
National Executive Committee Member, International Law Section

American Bar Association

1999 to Present
International Law Section Member
2004 to 2006
Vice-Chair, Committee on International Trade Law

American Society of International Law

2000 to Present
Member
2003 to 2005
Executive Committee Member, International Economic Law Section
2012 to 2013
Member, 2013 Annual Meeting Program Committee

International Law Association

2003 to Present
Member
2004 to 2006
Member, Special Working Group on Foreign Investment

International Chamber of Commerce

2003 to 2011
Member
2005
Named to Canadian Roster of Arbitrators
2010-2011
Member, Taskforce on Investor-State Arbitration

Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners Organization

2004 to 2008
Founding Member
2004 to 2007
Member, Board of Directors

International Bar Association

2005 to Present
Member

British Institute of International and Comparative Law

2005 to 2011
Sponsoring Member of the Investment Treaty Forum

London Court of International Arbitration

2006 to Present
Member, North American Users' Council

Society of International Economic Law

Founding Member

2007 to Present
Member, Board of Directors
2007-2012

Institute for Transnational Arbitration

2009 to Present

Member, Academic Council

2012 to 2016