Commerce

November 10, 2009 - November 11, 2009

Kuwait Invitational Conference for Judges on Commercial Dispute Resolution

In conjunction with the Kuwaiti Institute for Judicial and Legal Studies, CLDP organized a two-day Commercial Law Conference in Kuwait City related to dispute resolution in the Arabian Peninsula.

July 22, 2009 - July 31, 2009

Judicial Training and Court Management : U.S. Consultations on a variety of Commercial Law topics

To follow up on previously held commercial law workshops for Bahrain's legal and judicial community, CLDP facilitated consultations with U.S. federal judges in New York, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. in July 2009.

May 31, 2009 - June 5, 2009

Judicial Capacity Building: Phase I

In response to a request from the Libyan Government, CLDP planed and implemented the first seminar of a four-phase program intended to build the Libyan judiciary's capacity to adjudicate fairly and consistently international trade/investment disputes and enforce arbitral awards.

March 21, 2009 - April 12, 2009

Egyptian Competition Authority Staff Internship

CLDP hosted two Egyptian Competition Authority senior staff to attend the International Competition Network Workshop on Unilateral Conduct March 23-24, the American Bar Association Spring Antitrust Meeting in Washington, D.C., and held select meetings and informational discussion with US Department of Justice staff from March 30 to April 3, 2009.

February 28, 2009 - March 2, 2009

CLDP Supports E-Transaction Law in Muscat, Oman

In order to assist Oman's development of commercial law consistent with international standards, CLDP met with Information Technology Authority (ITA) officials in Muscat, Oman to plan programming that would educate the private sector regarding the new E-Transaction Law in the country.

February 18, 2009 - February 21, 2009

Global Forum on Competition

Three officials from the Egyptian Competition Authority participated in the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development Forum that was held in Paris, France.

February 4, 2009 - February 11, 2009

Sultan Qaboos University and the University of Bahrain Argue in the Vis Commercial Arbitration Moot

With CLDP guidance, Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) in Oman and the University of Bahrain (UB) competed in the Vis Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria. CLDP advisors prepared faculty and students for the competition with pre-moot exercises and guidance on writing memoranda and effective oral advocacy.

January 31, 2009 - February 11, 2009

Consultations and Workshop to Establish International Commercial Arbitration Programs at Sultan Qaboos University College of Law

CLDP conducted two weeks of faculty consultations and interactive workshops to help Sultan Qaboos University College of Law establish an international commercial arbitration program centered on participation in an international competition.

November 24, 2008 - December 3, 2008

Faculty Workshop to Establish a Legal Research and Writing Course at Qatar University

CLDP held meetings with Qatar University College of Law Faculty to assist in creating and implementing a new course for law students on legal research and writing, which are essential skills for Qatar's future lawyers to support business transactions an the economic rule of law. This event is the second phase of a two-phase project.

November 16, 2008

Fostering an Effective Competition Culture in Egypt

During the week of November 16, 2008 CLDP held a workshop in Cairo for 150 attendees that explained the challenges and solutions in developing the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) to a broad group of stakeholders.