US Model BIT (2012)

As revised from previous 2004 model

Fact sheet here

source: USTR

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  • US Model BIT (2012)28-December-2016 | Luciana Ghiotto

    It is interesting to see that USA signed almost all of its BITs during the nineties, and after 2000, only Uruguay and Rwanda came as new. Anyhow, in the Rwanda treaty we can find all the new things of BITS, such as the definition of investment itself, where it incorporates "the expectation of gain or profit or the assumption of risk". It also appears in the new BIT model of 2012. And in TPP of course....

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