Reciprocal Encouragement of Investment Agreement (US and Egypt Bilateral Investment Treaty)

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  1. Signed 29 September 1982; EXCHANGE OF LETTERS SIGNED MARCH 11, 1985; SUPPLEMENTARY PROTOCOL, SIGNED MARCH 11 ,1986; Entered into Force June 27, 1992
  2. Commitments in addition to international treaty obligations
    1. Substantive
      1. Article 1 – includes intellectual property within the definition of investment
      2. Article V – free transfer of royalties and other payments deriving from licenses, franchises and other similar grants or rights;
    2. Enforcement
      1. US Special 301 (Section 301 of the 1974 Trade Act)
        1. 2008 - 2014 Watch list
        2. 2006 – 2007 – Priority Watch List