NAFTA Chapter 11 Challenge
In the Matter of Windstream Energy LLC v. Government of Canada
The Government of Ontario accepts the NAFTA Chapter 11 Tribunal award on damages and costs in the matter of Windstream Energy LLC (U.S.A.) v.The Government of Canada. The Tribunal dismissed the majority of the claims, with the final $25 million award being significantly less than the up to $568 million in damages being sought by Windstream. Ontario and Canada are discussing next steps with respect to processing payment of the award to Windstream.