Organization Profile - North American Free Trade Agreement - Chapter 20 - Dispute Settlement - Roster of Candidates

North American Free Trade Agreement - Chapter 20 - Dispute Settlement - Roster of Candidates

Appointment Provisions

The Parties shall establish and maintain a roster of up to thirty individuals who are willing to serve as panelists, ten of whom shall be appointed by Canada.

The roster members shall be appointed by consensus for terms of three years, and may be reappointed.

Roster members shall:
  • have expertise or experience in law, international trade, other matters covered by the Agreement or the resolution of disputes arising under international trade agreements, and shall be chosen strictly on the basis of objectivity, reliability and sound judgment;
  • be independent of, and not be affiliated with or take instructions from, any Party; and
  • comply with a code of conduct to be established by the Commission.

Remuneration

Candidate

  • Fixed by Organization

Appointments

There are no current appointments to this organization.