September 25, 2007 - October 4, 2007

CLDP Sponsors Consultations with U.S. Officials for the President and Vice President of the Tunisian Competition Council

CLDP sponsored the travel of the president and vice president of the Tunisian Competition Council (TCC) to the U.S. to participate in the Fordham Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy in New York City and consultations with U.S. government agencies (including the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice) and legal experts in Washington, D.C., October 1-3.

August 27, 2007

Establishing Commercial Arbitration Training at University of Bahrain College of Law

Part of a multi-stage assistance plan over the course of the 2007/2008 academic year to the University of Bahrain, CLDP will work with the University of Bahrain to develop the structure of their moot court program.

August 27, 2007 - August 31, 2007

CLDP Helps Lay Groundwork for Judicial Capacity Building Seminars in Algeria

CLDP worked closely with Mohamed Ghernaout of Algeria's accounting association (Ordre des Experts Comptables) in Washington, D.C. August 27-31 to draft several case studies for judicial capacity building seminars scheduled to take place in Algeria in October and December 2007.

August 14, 2007 - August 21, 2007

Consultations in the U.S. on E-Commerce

CLDP invited Bahrain officials from the E-Commerce Directorate of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Bahrain to meet with E-commerce law practitioners, legal academics, and industry executives in the US in order to identify and craft a comprehensive E-commerce legal regime for Bahrain.

July 10, 2007

CLDP to begin work with an NGO on Commercial Law modernization in West Bank/Gaza

In response to a request by the State Department, CLDP will begin providing technical assistance to an association of Palestinian lawyers whose goal is to harmonize and update commercial laws in the West Bank and Gaza.

June 18, 2007 - June 28, 2007

Consultations on Adjudicating Business Disputes in New York, NY & Washington, DC

As the 3rd phase of a Judicial Capacity Building Program for Jordan, CLDP organized U.S.-based consultations in close cooperation with U.S. Embassy Amman, the Judicial Institute of Jordan, and MEPI for a delegation of judges from Algeria.

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.

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).

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.