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Appleton & Associates
Appleton & Associates is a law firm with extensive experience of resolving complex international business disputes in North America, South America and Europe. We represent both businesses and governments in relation to international commercial, investment and trade matters.

Established in 1994, we pioneered the first international arbitration claim under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) winning a landmark settlement in favour of our client. Since then, we have brought many pioneering actions on behalf of major multinational companies, financial institutions and business corporations to protect foreign investments and international trade rights, under the NAFTA, the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreements, and many other international trade and investment treaties.

We can advise on and conduct arbitrations under all major arbitration rules, including the ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes), UNCITRAL (United Nations Commission on International Trade Law), AAA (American Arbitration Association), LCIA (London Court of International Arbitration) and ICC (International Chamber of Commerce) Rules. We can also provide advice and assistance in relation to the recognition and enforcement of international arbitration awards before domestic courts.



November 16, 2015
Managing Partner Barry Appleton provides an update to the American Bar Association’s International Law Section Intellectual Property Committee on "The Evolution of Investor State Arbitration for Intellectual Property: From NAFTA to TPP."

November 5, 2015
International Law Associate Sean Stephenson presents a paper with Markus Gehring at the University of Oslo's PluriCourts symposium on The Present and Future Role of Investment Treaty Arbitration in Adjudicating Environmental Disputes.

October 5, 2015
Managing Partner Barry Appleton speaks with Amanda Lang on CBC's The Exchange on TPP. Starts at minute 2:35

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July 1, 2015
Appleton and Associates considers recent trends in awarding damages for lost profits in international investment treaty arbitrations.

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June 26, 2015
Barry Appleton speaks on new developments regarding ethics in international arbitration to the Florida Bar Association.

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