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NAFTA - Chapter 11 - Investment
Cases Filed Against the Government of Canada
AbitibiBowater Inc. v. Government of Canada
AbitibiBowater Inc., a U.S. corporation, on its own behalf as well as that of its affiliates Abitibi-Consolidated Company of Canada, Abitibi-Consolidated Inc., and AbitibiBowater Canada Inc., has served Canada with a Notice of Intent to Submit a Claim to Arbitration against the Government of Canada under NAFTA Chapter 11 on April 23, 2009. AbitibiBowater Inc. complains about a legislation passed by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador to expropriate AbitibiBowater Inc.’s main assets in the province.
Legal Documents (all documents are in pdf)
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- ARCHIVED - Notice of Intent (PDF Document - 1.45 MB) - April 23, 2009
- ARCHIVED - Notice of Arbitration (PDF Document - 4.83 MB) - February 25, 2010
- ARCHIVED - Consent Award (PDF Document - 529 KB) - December 15, 2010
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