Commentaries on World Trade Law

Commentaries on World Trade Law is also available online.

Commentaries on World Trade Law is a comprehensive, standard reference work on WTO Law. The Commentaries explain the provisions of the WTO Agreements article by article, setting out the interpretation of each article in the case law, in practice and in scholarly writing.

Building on the leading reference, Max Planck Commentaries on World Trade Law, this fully revised and updated second edition brings together the writings of a team of more than 100 of the world’s leading scholars, practitioners and former members of the Appellate Body. For the broadest comparative research advantage, each of the 392 articles follows a uniform structure including:

A. General
B. Historical Development
C. WTO Secretariat
D. Director-General
E. Evaluation and Outlook
Documents and Case Law
Bibliography

The contents are extensively hyperlinked to source documents, cross-referenced and indexed. Available in six print volumes and in a user-friendly online edition, the Commentaries provide legal scholars, practitioners and students unprecedented access to key insights and development in international trade law.
General Editors:
Peter-Tobias Stoll and Holger P. Hestermeyer

Sections and Section Editors:
1. Institutions and Dispute Settlement - Laura Wanner
2. Trade in Goods - Gregory Messenger
3. Trade Remedies - Kiliane Huyghebaert
4. Technical Barriers and SPS Measures - Markus Wagner
5. Trade in Services - Patrick Abel
6. Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights - Christian Riffel
Lawyers, officials, activists and academics working on trade law as well as law libraries, libraries of parliaments and international organizations.
Commentaries on World Trade Law is also available online.

Commentaries on World Trade Law is a comprehensive, standard reference work on WTO Law. The Commentaries explain the provisions of the WTO Agreements article by article, setting out the interpretation of each article in the case law, in practice and in scholarly writing.

Building on the leading reference, Max Planck Commentaries on World Trade Law, this fully revised and updated second edition brings together the writings of a team of more than 100 of the world’s leading scholars, practitioners and former members of the Appellate Body. For the broadest comparative research advantage, each of the 392 articles follows a uniform structure including:

A. General
B. Historical Development
C. WTO Secretariat
D. Director-General
E. Evaluation and Outlook
Documents and Case Law
Bibliography

The contents are extensively hyperlinked to source documents, cross-referenced and indexed. Available in six print volumes and in a user-friendly online edition, the Commentaries provide legal scholars, practitioners and students unprecedented access to key insights and development in international trade law.