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Interview zur ISDS-Klausel im geplanten TTIP-Abkommen
The first hearing of the 27 EU commissioners-designate started on September 29 with Cecilia Malmström, nominated to become trade commissioner. The focus was on the controversy on the negotiations on the free trade agreement with the United States (TTIP), especially on the arbitration court clause. Should it be included in TTIP or not? In our weekly show "U Talking to Me?", Helmut Scholz, member of the European United Left (GUE). warned that these investor protection rules would put private ahead of public interest.