Commerce

October 9, 2016 - October 10, 2016

MENA: Regional Conference on International Arbitration in Kuwait

 

On October 9 and 10, CLDP held a conference, in cooperation with the Kuwait Commercial Arbitration Center, on recent developments and best practices in international arbitration. The conference is part of a multi-phase program to strengthen contract enforcement mechanisms and practices in the Middle East and North Africa.

September 26, 2016 - September 27, 2016

Workshops on Franchising in Tunisia

CLDP and AC Franchise organized two franchising workshops in Tunis, Tunisia on September 26 and 27, 2016. 

September 19, 2016 - September 23, 2016

CLDP Hosts U.S. Judicial Consultations on Bankruptcy and Insolvency

CLDP held a week-long U.S. Judicial Consultations on Bankruptcy and Insolvency for a delegation of judges from Armenia. The delegation included four Armenian judges and the rector of the Academy of Justice of Armenia.

August 1, 2016 - August 3, 2016

Bahrain Legislative Drafting Workshop

On August 1-3 in Singapore, CLDP led a training on legislative drafting and legal research for the legal advisors of the Council of Representatives of Bahrain. U.S. experts from the Congressional Budget Office, Congressional Research Service, and Senate Commerce Committee led training on assessing the budgetary and economic impact of legislation, drafting legislative memoranda and conference reports, and reconciling legislative differences between lower and upper house legislation.

July 25, 2016 - July 29, 2016

Pakistan: Contract Negotiations Workshop

CLDP organized a five-day workshop on negotiating contracts in the E&P sector for officials from Pakistan’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources (MPNR) and the Oil and Gas Development Company, Ltd. (OGDCL).