Investor-State Law Guide

Article Citator

Learn how specific legal instruments have been interpreted or applied by tribunals in just a few clicks with the Article Citator. Sort results according to your needs, such as most recently or most commonly cited provisions, and jump directly to relevant paragraphs and footnotes.

Getting started with the Article Citator

Use this to get more familiar with the Article Citator tool, and how you can use it to see how specific legal instruments relevant to international investment law have been considered by tribunals, annulment committees and reviewing courts.

Using the Article Citator in Document View

Use this guide to understand how to use the article citator tool within the document view of a dispute document.

Following a Legal Instrument

You can simply and effectively stay up to date with newly published, relevant analysis related to a legal instrument of interest by following the instrument within the Article Citator tool. Following a legal instrument, or a particular provision within that instrument, will allow you to receive in-app notifications and email notifications when investment treaty decisions and awards have referred to the instrument or provision in question.

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Understanding the Research Tools

Use this to familiarize yourself with the brand new and updated core features of ISLG to help you maximize your research. Knowing which tool can help you with what will enable you to get the full power of ISLG and reduce your time spent searching for information.


Using actions menus

Use this to understand the purpose of the actions menu in the New version of ISLG, and how to use them to complete a variety of tasks in the application,


Getting Started with the Jurisprudence Citator

Use this guide to become more familiar with the Jurisprudence Citator tool and how you can use it to see how specific decisions, awards and judgments from previous cases have been treated by investment treaty tribunals, annulment committees and reviewing courts.