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Article 14 DSU: Confidentiality
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Article 14 DSU

1.     Panel deliberations shall be confidential.

2.     The reports of panels shall be drafted without the presence of the parties to the dispute in the light of the information provided and the statements made.

3.     Opinions expressed in the panel report by individual panelists shall be anonymous.

A. General

1     In conformity with international custom at…

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Weiß, Wolfgang, “Article 14 DSU: Confidentiality”, in: Commentaries on World Trade Law Online, Peter-Tobias Stoll and Holger Hestermeyer (General Editors); Laura Wanner, Gregory Messenger, Kiliane Huyghebaert, Jin Woo Kim, Markus Wagner, Patrick Abel, Christian Riffel (Volume Editors). Consulted online on 03 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2021

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