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2009
Dow AgroSciences v. Canada Dow AgroSciences LLC v. Government of Canada
Applicable IIA
Nationality of the parties
Canada
United States of America
Summary of matters at issue
Indirect ownership of a Canadian corporation engaged in the manufacture and sale of specialty chemical products (i.e. claimant's indirect wholly-owned subsidiary).
Claims arising out of losses allegedly caused by a Quebec ban on the sale and certain uses of lawn pesticides containing the active ingredient 2,4-D which the claimant manufactured in the United States for sale to various companies in numerous countries, including Canada.
Economic sector and subsector
Secondary: C - Manufacturing
20 - Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
Arbitral rules and administering institution
UNCITRAL
Data not available
Composition of tribunal
Tribunal not constituted
Status/Outcome of original proceedings
Settled
Decisions rendered
None
Amount of compensation
2.00 mln USD
Non-pecuniary relief
IIA breaches alleged/found
Indirect expropriation

Fair and equitable treatment/Minimum standard of treatment, including denial of justice claims
Not applicable - settled or discontinued before decision on liability
Follow-on proceedings
None
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