Pia Eberhardt is a researcher and campaigner with the Brussels-based campaign group Corporate Europe Observatory.
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionThis obscure energy treaty is the greatest threat to the planet you’ve never heard of
The Energy Charter Treaty allows fossil fuel companies to sue governments for taking action on climate change. It...
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionWe must stop law firms from cashing in on the pandemic – before it's too late
Corporations and law firms are preparing to sue states for actions that have saved lives. We must not let that happen.
Published in: openDemocracyUKThe trade deal which fines governments for acting on climate change
An obscure agreement – the Energy Charter Treaty – allows energy firms to sue countries who take action to stop...
Published in: HomeProfiting from Injustice: challenging the investment arbitration industry
Corporations have been granted the exclusive right to sue states (states cannot sue corporations) at secretive...