Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP): European Commission publishes TTIP legal texts as part of transparency initiative

“The European Commission today published a raft of texts setting out EU proposals for legal text in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) it is negotiating with the US. This is the first time the Commission has made public such proposals in bilateral trade talks and reflects its commitment to greater transparency in the negotiations.”

“TheĀ eight EU textual proposals cover competition, food safety and animal and plant health, customs issues, technical barriers to trade, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and government-to-government dispute settlement (GGDS, not to be confused with ISDS)”

Link to the texts published today: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/ttip-texts/