The Middle East & North Africa

April 28, 2017 - April 30, 2017

CLDP to Sponsor Moroccan Delegation at Tunis Handicraft Expo

CLDP will sponsor a three-member Moroccan delegation to attend the Tunis Handicraft Expo from April 28-30, 2017 in Tunis, Tunisia.

March 21, 2017 - March 22, 2017

CLDP to Lead Workshop on Handicraft Exports

CLDP will co-host a Workshop on Facilitating the Export of Handicrafts in Rabat, Morocco from March 21-22, 2017, in coordination with Morocco's Maison de l'Artisan.

March 17, 2017 - March 19, 2017

CLDP to Host Workhop on Franchising and Franchise Expo visit

CLDP will host a delegation of franchising stakeholders from Algeria and Tunisia, including government officials and private-sector executives, in Paris, France from March 17-19, 2017, for a workshop and expo visit focused on international franchising.

 

March 14, 2017 - March 17, 2017

Insolvency Study Tour

From March 14-17, 2017 CLDP will conduct a four day study tour for program participants from the Kingdoms of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. The study tour will discuss different models for 1) structuring the courts that oversee insolvency proceedings, 2) determining the roles of creditors and debtors in the insolvency process, for 3) selecting trustees and 4) determining the role of the court in the insolvency proceeding versus the role of the trustee. The study tour will be led by a US Federal Judge from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of the Southern District of New York, a specialized federal court that reviews some of the most complex bankruptcy proceedings in the country, bankruptcy lawyers from the US, the UK, Singapore and Dubai. The workshop will also provide an opportunity to highlight the provisions of regional insolvency laws and the anticipated changes that will be made to the judiciaries in those countries.

February 20, 2017 - February 22, 2017

CLDP to Lead Franchise Workshops

CLDP and AC Franchise will organize three franchising workshops in Tunis, Tunisia from February 20-22, 2017. 

February 7, 2017 - February 11, 2017

CLDP to host 7th Middle East Vis Pre-Moot

On February 7-11 in Kuwait City, Kuwait, CLDP will be hosting, in coordination with the Kuwait International Law School (KILAW), MENA Chambers, and the University of Pittsburg (CILE), and Bahrain Center of Disputes and Resolutions (BCDR), the 7th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot.

January 24, 2017 - January 26, 2017

Regional Court Specialization Workshop Phase I

From January 24-26, 2017, CLDP will conduct a three day court specialization workshop, in cooperation with the Kuwait Supreme Judicial Counsel, in Kuwait City, Kuwait. The workshop will be led by Hon. Jed S. Rackoff, United States District Judge, Southern District of New York, and by a judge from the Dubai Business Courts. The program participants will include judges and administrators from Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq, Tunisia and Morocco. This event will be conducted as part of CLDP's ongoing Contract Enforcement program in the MENA region to strength and streamline the dispute resolution process in the national courts.

January 9, 2017 - January 11, 2017

Bahrain Trade Legislation Workshop

Details coming soon.

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December 7, 2016 - December 8, 2016

CLDP Supports Tunis Med Franchise Expo

As part of its continued cooperation with the Tunis Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Government of Tunisia, CLDP organized workshops on franchising during the TunisMed Franchise Expo held in Tunis from December 7-8, 2016.