Maintaining trust in WTO adjudication: the arbitration ‘safety valve’

21 December 2017

The idea floated by a Maastricht doctoral researcher in September 2017 on how to bypass the current deadlock over appointments to the WTO Appellate Body and to avoid a collapse of the WTO dispute settlement system has gained momentum in academic and policymaking circles.

Jens Hillebrand Pohl

Jens Hillebrand Pohl is a doctoral researcher and adjunct lecturer in the Department of International and European Law at Maastricht University, Faculty of Law. He is also Course Director at the Academy of European Law in Trier, Germany.


He can be reached by appointment in B2.118.