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ISBN: 9781459410725-38

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The government’s spin, part three

From: Sold Down the Yangtze


My last example of the government’s misleading responses

to concerns about the FIPA comes from the legal challenge

brought by the Hupacasath First Nation.


Gus Van Harten

As an expert in investment deals and international law, GUS VAN HARTEN is uniquely qualified to explain what the Canada-China agreement means for Canada. He is currently a professor at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, working previously as a tenured faculty member in the Department of Law at the London School of Economics in the United Kingdom. He has written over twenty academic studies on investment treaties, and has provided commentary to governments, international organizations, and media such as Bloomberg, the CBC, The Globe and Mail, the Guardian, and the Toronto Star. He lives in Burlington, Ontario.