Commerce

June 9, 2007 - June 15, 2007

Textile Sourcing Consultations for Moroccan delegation in the U.S.

Responding to a request from the GOM, CLDP organized the consultations in close coordination with the U.S. Embassy in Morocco and the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service (US FCS). The consultations will took place June 9-June 15, 2007 in Washington, DC and North Carolina (NC).

June 9, 2007 - June 16, 2007

Effective Regulation of Telecommunications: New Technologies and New Frontiers

As a continuation of its work in Algiers in April 2007, CLDP sponsored consultations from June 9-16 in Washington, DC to equip a core group of government officials and private sector professionals from Algeria with a thorough understanding of how to develop and implement effective telecommunications regulations and laws.

March 27, 2007 - March 29, 2007

Regulation in the Era of Convergence

A 3-day conference organized by CLDP brought together telecom regulators, vendors, and other stakeholders from 32 countries to hear the latest information regarding convergence of telecommunication services and discuss the challenges in regulation.

March 1, 2007 - March 5, 2007

Secured Lending Law Advising in Bahrain and Qatar

CLDP worked with legal stakeholders in Bahrain and Qatar to develop secured lending laws allowing entrepreneurs to borrow on real as well as movable property.

February 14, 2007 - February 18, 2007

Workshop on Vertical Restraints for Staff of the Egyptian Competition Authority in Cairo, Egypt

CLDP organized and presented, through its advisors from the FTC and DOJ, a five day training workshop and public outreach presentations in Cairo, Egypt.

February 5, 2007 - February 9, 2007

Law School Moot Court Team Development in Qatar

A CLDP curriculum development expert advised Qatar University College of Law regarding the development of a Moot Court team for the school.

January 20, 2007 - February 3, 2007

U.S. Study Tour for Egyptian Commercial Attaches

Over a two-week period in Washington, DC and New York, NY, 15 Egyptian commercial attachés met with various USG officials, professional associations, and private sector representatives to discuss trade promotion and policy and foreign investment issues.

January 3, 2007 - January 7, 2007

Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools

CLDP sponsored the visit of two faculty members from Qatar University Law School and two faculty members from Sultan Qaboos University Law School to participate in the American Association of Law Schools (AALS) annual meeting in Washington DC.

December 17, 2006 - December 18, 2006

Judicial Capacity Building Seminar

In December 2006, CLDP in coordination with the Yemen Ministry of Justice presented a two-day workshop in Sana'a, Yemen focusing on contract law standards.

November 13, 2006 - November 15, 2006

The Judiciary and SMEs that Encounter Temporary Difficulties

With the expansion of the Jordanian economy, judges are facing increasingly more complex cases having to do with small and medium sized enterprises. Jordan is working to reform some of the commercial law to reflect the new business environment, and CLDP is helping to prepare judges in their new roles. The three-day workshop organized by CLDP focused on bankruptcy, the role of mediation, and the process of reorganizing businesses.