Bahrain

August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015

Business Registration and Arbitration

CLDP will invite government officials, private sector representatives, civil society organizations, and entrepreneurs from Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to a 5 day program focusing on arbitration and on company registration.

May 11, 2015 - May 13, 2015

Middle East North Africa Regional Forum on SMEs

On May 11-13, in Manama, Bahrain CLDP held a series of workshops on entrepreneurship and the development of small and medium enterprises for government officials, entrepreneurs, judges, and private-sector leaders from Bahrain, Morocco, Kuwait, and Tunisia.

February 24, 2015

General Counsel Welsh Promotes Commercial Law Development in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia

U.S. Department of Commerce General Counsel Kelly Welsh met with government officials and business leaders in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia this week to strengthen ties with regional counterparts and to assess challenges U.S. businesses face in the those countries. The General Counsel’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) organized the trip as part of ongoing efforts to improve the legal environment for American companies doing business in the Middle East.

 

December 1, 2014 - December 12, 2014

CLDP trains Afghan Taqneen and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Lawyers in Legislative Drafting

CLDP conducted two Legislative Drafting Training Workshops on December 1-5 and December 8-12, 2014 in Paris, France for 45 participants from Afghanistan and GCC countries. 

November 3, 2014 - November 5, 2014

MENA: CLDP to hold Regional Conference on Insolvency Best Practices

On November 3-5, 2014 The UAE Ministry of Justice, the UAE Institure for Traning and Judicial Studies and CLDP co-hosted a 3-day regional workshop in Dubai, UAE on Developing A Comprehensive Insolvency Regime in the Region.

October 14, 2014 - October 18, 2014

Jordan: Building the Next Generation of Regional Arbitrators

CLDP, under the auspices of the Judicial Council of Jordan, and in collaboration with the LEAD Advisory Group, the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR), the University of Jordan, and the Center for International Legal Education (CILE) at the University of Pittsburg, kicked-off the 5th Annual Middle East Willem C Vis Pre-Moot Program on October 14-18 in Amman, Jordan.

September 18, 2014

GCC: CLDP to hold Regional Conference on IPR Enforcement Standards

On September 18, CLDP, in cooperation with the Dubai Economic Council and the UAE Brand Protection Group, conducted a broad intellectual property rights (IPR) workshop.

May 19, 2014 - May 23, 2014

GCC Commercial Law Drafting Program

On May 19-23 2014 in Seattle, Washington, CLDP conducted a commercial law harmonization program for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) lawyers from Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

May 14, 2014

Department of Commerce Deputy General Counsel Leads Insolvency Forum in Bahrain

On May 14, US Department of Commerce Deputy General Counsel, Justin Antonipillai, led a commercial law liberalization workshop with Bahraini Parliamentarians, Shura Council members, and private sector leaders.

March 20, 2014

Bahrain: CLDP Leads Second Bahraini Parliamentarian Consultations on the Role of Modernized Commercial Laws in Promoting Economic Growth

On March 20 in Manama, Bahrain, CLDP in conjunction with the Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MOIC) conducted the second Consultation Session for Bahraini Parliamentarians and Shura Council officials, as well as members of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BCCI) and representatives of the private sector.