On August 11-12, 2016, CLDP, in partnership with the Supreme Court of India, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, and INSOL India, will host a judicial exchange on best practices in Insolvency Law in New Delhi India.
On August 8-10, CLDP will conduct the second in a series of regional workshops in South Asia focused on harmonizing contractual frameworks to increase private investment in cross-border power projects.
On June 15-17, CLDP led a workshop in New Delhi, India on Afghanistan’s draft Bankruptcy Law for officials of the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) and Ministry of Justice (MoJ), as well as members of parliament.
On April 2 and 3, CLDP led a two-day workshop on shale gas implementing regulations in New Delhi, India, as a follow-up to a January visit to the United States for consultations with regulatory authorities by senior officials from the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MOPNG), Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) and the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MOEF).
CLDP continues to assist the Government of India Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MOPNG) in developing a regulatory and fiscal regime conducive to foreign direct investment in exploration for, and production of, shale gas.
Begun as a small joint venture between USAID and Commerce to help the Former Soviet Bloc countries of Eastern Europe transition to more market-oriented economies, CLDP has expanded to help meet the legal technical assistance needs of more than 50 countries in Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. On February 23rd, CLDP celebrated 20 years of technical assistance in commercial law.
CLDP, in close coordination with the State Department’s Bureau of Energy, conducted shale gas consultations in the US for a delegation of key officials from the Government of India’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG) November 7-11, 2011.