ISDS files - Philip Morris V Australia

January 2019

CASE NAME: PHILIP MORRIS V AUSTRALIA

SUMMARY:
Tobacco giant sues Australia over plain packaging for cigarettes

STATUS:
Australia won on a technicality

AT STAKE:
Unknown but in the billions

DETAILS:
Case started in November 2011 using an Australia-Hong Kong investment deal; arbitrators gave their decision in December 2015 

Topic: Type:
Briefings