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Thursday, September 24 2020

11 AM - 12 PM
Thursday, Sep 24, 2020 11 a.m.
Center for the …

At this webinar — the second in the series on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) — experts will discuss the implications of eliminating investor-state dispute settlement between the United States and Canada and significantly reducing its scope for U.S. investors in Mexico. They will also attempt to provide preliminary responses to the question, “Will weaker investment protection result in less foreign investment in Mexico and Canada, and greater investment in the United States?”

This event is part of a series of five webinars on the USMCA, co-sponsored by the Center for the United States and Mexico and Haynes and Boone, LLP. Each webinar in the series will feature outstanding experts from the United States, Mexico and Canada and will provide viewers with up-to-date information on the progress, successes and challenges of putting the USMCA’s provisions into practice. Additional support for this webinar was provided by Transnational Dispute Management. Follow @BakerCtrUSMEX on Twitter and join the conversation online with #BakerMexico.


AGENDA

11:00 a.m. — Presentation
11:30 a.m. — Q&A


REGISTRATION

This webinar is free, but registration is required. Please click here to register. If you are unable to attend, a recording will be available on this webpage following the event.


Featured Speakers

Céline Lévesque 
Professor of Law, University of Ottawa; President, Canadian Council on International Law 

Simon Lester, J.D.
Associate Director, Cato Institute’s Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies

Hugo Perezcano
Attorney and International Trade Consultant; Former Lead Counsel for Mexico in Investor-State Dispute Settlement Cases under NAFTA


Moderator 

George Y. Gonzalez
Partner, Haynes and Boone LLP