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Auto, dispute settlement, sunset clause talks progress as bilateral discussions break out on ISDS

March 4, 2018 at 11:45 AM
MEXICO CITY – Negotiators have made progress on automotive rules of origin, state-to-state dispute settlement and a review mechanism during the seventh round of North American Free Trade Agreement talks here, though the U.S. continues to refuse to back down from some of its more controversial proposals, according to sources familiar with the negotiations. The U.S. has, however, agreed to include a stand-alone energy chapter, easing off its insistence that provisions on energy could be addressed in other parts of...

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