Commerce

November 17, 2018 - November 18, 2018

Sri Lanka: Judicial Exchange on Alternative Dispute Resolution

On November 17-18, CLDP, in partnership with the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and the Institute for the Development of Commercial Law and Practice, will hold a two-day judicial exchange program in Colombo for 30 Sri Lankan Judges on Alternative Dispute Resolution. 

November 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia: CLDP to Pilot National Arabic Arbitration Moot with the SCCA

On November 16, the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration (SCCA), in cooperation with CLDP, will initiate the Youth Arbitration Moot for the premier legal institutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in both Arabic and English. The Youth Arbitration Moot will be the first National Moot on Commercial Arbitration, focused on developing the capacity of the next generation of ADR practitioners in the Kingdom. The Moot will be modeled after CLDP’s Middle East Vis Pre-Moot Program, which prepares teams from the Middle East and North Africa to compete in the International Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, a program created by the UN aimed to spread the use of international commercial arbitration. Through the Youth Arbitration Moot, SCCA will improve clinical legal education, increase the use of arbitration, and develop the capacity of current and future ADR lawyers in Saudi Arabia.

November 15, 2018 - November 16, 2018

Saudi Arabia: CLDP and the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration Host Conference

On November 15-16, the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration (SCCA) will host its inaugural conference on "The Role of Institutional Arbitration in Economic Reforms and Investment Promotion," under the patronage of H.E. Minister of Justice Dr. Walid bin Mohammed Al-Samaani, and H.E. Minister of Commerce and Investment Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi, with the cooperation of the International Center for Disputes Resolution. The two-day conference offers participants a unique opportunity to review arbitration best practices within several international arbitration institutions, the different alternative disputes resolution (ADR) practices in the region, associated challenges, and the role of other entities in relation to supporting the development of the institutional arbitration industry in the Kingdom and abroad. The conference will bring together 46 experts from 14 countries to address more than 300 attendees. CLDP is an integral partner to SCCA, consistently contributing to the strategic development of ADR practice in the Kingdom through joint workshops and conferences. 

November 14, 2018 - November 15, 2018

Workshops with Sri Lanka and Bhutan on Independent Power Producers’ Program

Building off of CLDP’s previous work with Sri Lanka and Bhutan, CLDP will host workshops on procurement of independent power projects. The workshops will highlight lessons learned from South Africa’s experience and other global markets.

November 13, 2018 - November 14, 2018

Ukraine: Workshop III on the Adjudication of Commercial Disputes

CLDP, in coordination with the U.S. Federal Trade Center and in cooperation with the High Council of Justice, the Supreme Court of Ukraine and the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine will hold the Workshop II on the Adjudication of Commercial Disputes. The workshop will take place in Kyiv, Ukraine, on November 13-14, 2018, and will gather Ukrainian judges, government officials, lawyers, as well as representatives of the U.S. judiciary and legal community.

November 12, 2018 - November 18, 2018

West Bank: Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 12, 2018 - November 18, 2018
November 11, 2018 - November 15, 2018

Iraq ADIPEC Consultations

CLDP will be organizing a five-day program, consisting of training sessions, consultations, and site visits for up to 12 government officials from the Iraqi Ministry of Oil. These consultations will take place in Abu Dhabi, UAE from November 11-15, 2018.