The Middle East & North Africa

November 16, 2014 - November 20, 2014

Iraq Franchise Consultations

CLDP will be organizing a five-day program in Abu Dhabi, UAE, consisting of training sessions, consultations, and site visits for up to 30 Iraqi prospective investors.

November 3, 2014 - November 5, 2014

GCC: CLDP to hold Regional Conference on Insolvency Best Practices

On November 3-5, 2014 CLDP will hold a 3-day regional workshop in Dubai, UAE on Insolvency Best Practices. The program will include judges, lawyers, administrators, and small business association members from Yemen, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the UAE.

October 29, 2014

UAE: CLDP Participating in Regulatory and Transactional Conference

In October 2014, CLDP will participate in a conference titled “Megatrends in Mergers & Acquisitions” held by the Dubai Economic Council, focusing on overcoming regulatory hurdles in M&A transactions.


October 27, 2014 - October 30, 2014

Iraq: CLDP to hold FIDIC Contracting Workshop for Iraq’s Provisional Investment Commissions

On October 27-30, 2014, CLDP will hold a workshop in Istanbul, Turkey on FIDIC Contracting Conditions for Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) and Provincial Investment Commissions (PICs). 

October 14, 2014 - October 18, 2014

Jordan: Building the Next Generation of Regional Arbitrators

CLDP, in cooperation with the Bahrain Center for Dispute Resolution (BCDR) and the LEAD Advisory Group, will kick-off the 5th Annual Middle East Vis Program (Vis) this October 14–18, 2014 in Amman, Jordan.

September 17, 2014 - September 18, 2014

GCC: CLDP to hold Regional Conference on IPR Enforcement Standards

On September 17-18, 2014 CLDP, in cooperation with the USPTO and the GCC Patent Office, will hold a three-day GCC regional conference on IPR Standards in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) for Patent and Copyright examiners as well as IPR enforcement officials.

September 16, 2014 - September 17, 2014

CLDP to Host Workshop on Customs Procedures for Algeria and Tunisia

CLDP will sponsor a Regional Workshop on Best Practices in Customs Procedures for Algeria and Tunisia in Algiers, Algeria September 16-17, 2014.  

September 15, 2014 - September 17, 2014

CLDP Workshop on Developing an Arbitration Guidebook

On September 15-17, CLDP will conduct a workshop, in coordination with the Iraqi State Shura Council, to develop a guidebook for government lawyers on drafting binding and enforceable international arbitration clauses for its contracts with foreign parties.