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Article 16 DSU: Adoption of Panel Reports
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Article 16 DSU

1.     In order to provide sufficient time for the Members to consider panel reports, the reports shall not be considered for adoption by the DSB until 20 days after the date they have been circulated to the members.

2.     Members having objections to a panel report shall give written reasons to explain their objections for circulation at least 10 days prior to the DSB meet…

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Mavroidis, Petros, “Article 16 DSU: Adoption of Panel Reports”, 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 02 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2021

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