Commerce

March 12, 2018 - March 13, 2018

Unconventional Regulations for Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons in Colombia

On March 12 and 13, CLDP will organize a 2-day workshop in Bogota, Colombia focused on the revised unconventional exploration and production regulations for the Colombian government. 

March 11, 2018 - March 18, 2018

Hong Kong Vis Moot

On March 11-18, CLDP will be sponsoring Afghan law students from Kardan University, American University Afghanistan, and Nangarhar University and Sri Lankan students from Sri Lanka Law College and the Asian Pacific Institute of Information Technology, to participate in the 15th Annual Willem C. Vis East Moot (Vis East Moot) Competition in Hong Kong. 

March 10, 2018 - March 17, 2018

Ministry of Mines and Petroleum Delegation of Afghanistan to visit CLDP

On March 10-17, CLDP will be hosting a high-level delegation from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of Afghanistan (MoMP) in Washington, DC and Denver, CO.  

March 5, 2018 - March 9, 2018

ASEAN: CLDP to Implement Third Country Training on Public Procurement

On March 5-9, CLDP will conduct its annual Third Country Training Program (TCTP) course in partnership with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Civil Service College. The course will build off of prior TCTP courses on public procurement and focus on how to build a sustainable public procurement training program. CLDP has recruited experts from the Federal Acquisition Institute and Office of Federal Procurement Policy to co-teach the course.
 

February 26, 2018 - February 28, 2018

Trade Facilitation Assessment in Guatemala

From February 26-28, CLDP will conduct a trade facilitation assessment in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in coordination with the International Trade Administration (ITA) and the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR).

February 25, 2018 - February 27, 2018

Sri Lankan Vis Moot and Trade Law Moot

On February 25-27, CLDP, in cooperation with the Asian Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT), will hold a preparatory training in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to prepare Sri Lankan and Afghan university students to participate in the Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) and the ELSA WTO Trade Law Moot (Trade Law Moot). The 

February 7, 2018 - February 9, 2018

CLDP Organizes North Africa Regional Workshop on Technology Transfer

CLDP organized a North Africa Regional Workshop on University-Industry Relations in Encouraging Technology Transfer from February 7-9, 2018 in Rabat, Morocco. 

February 7, 2018

Kuwait: CLDP Provides Legislative Experience for Economic Development Conference

On February 7, CLDP Senior Counsel James Filpi spoke at the Kuwait annual Knowledge Economy Forum conference organized by the Kuwait Supreme Council of Planning and Development in Kuwait City. The conference brought experts in economic development from around the world to discuss the demands on Kuwait to develop a knowledge based economy and continue to be a robust participant in the global economy. Mr. Filpi emphasized the importance of Kuwait keeping pace with international commercial law standards and the challenges for legislators supporting economic growth in a knowledge based economy. Mr. Filpi provided insights into lessons learned in the Arabian Peninsula and globally for legislative drafters attempting to regulate a knowledge based economy effectively. Since 2004 in the Arabian Peninsula, CLDP has advocated for legislative efforts to modernize commercial law and trained legal stakeholders in international commercial law best practices. CLDP’s focus in the Arabian Peninsula is to provide the legal expertise and training to encourage the countries in the Arabian Peninsula to modernize their commercial laws and create opportunities for local and international companies operating in the region.