September 26, 2018 - September 27, 2018

Pakistan: CLDP Conducts IP Judicial Workshop II

On September 25-27, in Karachi Pakistan, CLDP, in close cooperation with USPTO and the Continuing Legal Education Institute of Pakistan (CLEIP), conducted an intellectual property (IP) workshop in Karachi, Pakistan, for IP Tribunal Presiding Officers and select District and Session Court (D&S) judges.

September 20, 2018 - September 23, 2018

CLDP Leads Trainings on International Sales Contracts for Judges and Attorneys

On September 20-21, CLDP collaborated with the Georgian Bar Association (GBA) to lead a workshop that trains attorneys on handling matters that involve international sales contracts. On September 22-23, CLDP coordinated with the High School of Justice of Georgia (HSOJ) to facilitate a workshop for judges on adjudication of cases involving international sales contracts.  

September 17, 2018 - September 21, 2018

Afghanistan: CLDP Conducts Customs Project Management Training with the Afghanistan Customs Department, Georgia Revenue Service, and WCO

On September 17-21 in Tbilisi, Georgia, CLDP conducted a customs project management training workshop and facilitated a bilateral exchange between the Afghanistan Customs Department (ACD) and the Georgia Revenue Service. 

September 10, 2018 - September 12, 2018

CLDP to Hold a Competition Law Workshop on Bid Rigging in Public Procurement

On September 10-12, 2018, CLDP partnered with the Competition Agency of Georgia to conduct a Workshop on Preventing Bid-Rigging in Public Procurement.  The workshop brought together public procurement officials from the State Procurement Agency of Georgia, and other agencies at the national and regional levels, to discuss methods of identifying, investigating and preventing instances of bid rigging in public procurement. 

July 20, 2018 - July 22, 2018

CLDP Conducts Judicial Workshop on Intellectual Property and Training for Journalists and Media

On July 20, 2018, CLDP, in coordination with the Georgian Copyright Association (GCA) and the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia, “Sakpatenti,” conducted a one-day training for 27 Georgian journalists and other representatives of the media in Batumi, Georgia. Judge Bernice Donald, U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and Judge Oliver Schön of the District Court of Munich led the training and provided a general overview of intellectual property law, highlighting recent trends and developments in the U.S. and the E.U. 

July 16, 2018 - July 22, 2018

CLDP Sponsors ELSA Summer School on Intellectual Property Law

From July 16-20, in Tbilisi, Georgia, CLDP organized a summer school on intellectual property law for 50 Georgian and European law students.

July 12, 2018 - July 13, 2018

CLDP Holds International Conference Against Counterfeiting and Piracy

On July 12-13, CLDP partnered with the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia to hold the Fourth Annual "Georgia Against Counterfeiting and Piracy" International Conference in Batumi, Georgia. More than 120 participants attended the conference, which served as a platform for national and international experts to present developments and best practices in the field of intellectual property as they pertain to counterfeiting and piracy. 

March 19, 2018 - March 20, 2018

CLDP Hosts a Workshop on Public-Private Partnerships in Georgia

On March 19-20, 2018, CLDP, in cooperation with the State Procurement Agency of Georgia (SPA) and the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia (MOESD), conducted a two-day workshop on public-private partnerships (PPPs) in Tbilisi, Georgia.  The workshop brought together participants from several line ministries, national agencies, and regional city halls.  Two experts joined the program, sharing public and private sector perspectives on the opportunities and challenges presented by PPPs in Georgia.  

December 1, 2017 - December 2, 2017

CLDP Hosts Judicial Workshop on Bankruptcy Adjudication for Georgian Judges

On December 1-2, 2017, CLDP, in partnership with The High School of Justice (HSOJ) and Embassy Tbilisi, held a two-day workshop on insolvency law in Tbilisi, Georgia. The workshop was led by  U.S. Chief Bankruptcy Judge, Michael Williamson, Middle District of Florida, and Dave Curry, a retired partner from the law firm Mayer Brown, LLP and expert in corporate restructuring and rehabilitation.