Iraq

January 25, 2016 - January 28, 2016

Iraq: CLDP Conducts Workshop on Preventing and Managing Investment Disputes

On January 25-28, CLDP conducted a workshop for high-level Iraqi officials from the Iraqi State Shura Council, the Council of Ministers Secretariat, the Council of Representatives (Parliament), and heads of legal departments for the Iraqi Ministries of Oil, Trade, Transportation, Justice and Planning.  The workshop featured international experts in investor-state arbitration who have represented both sovereign parties and investors in past arbitrations in addition to providing advice to governments on handling investor disputes.

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December 1, 2015 - December 3, 2015

Legal Guide to Investment in Iraq

As Iraq looks to increase economic growth and development, the need to attract local and foreign investment is ever more clear and present. From investing in infrastructure to the housing sector, energy to public services, one thing is clear: the opportunities in Iraq are abundant and the country is ready to welcome and engage investors from all over the world.

November 9, 2015 - November 12, 2015

Iraq: Basrah-ADIPEC Consultations

Details coming soon.

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November 9, 2015 - November 13, 2015

CLDP Facilitates Afghanistan and Pakistan Participation at UN Internet Governance Forum

From November 9 to 13, 2015, CLDP facilitated attendance by Afghanistan and Pakistan at the 10th annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in João Pessoa, Brazil.

October 15, 2015 - October 18, 2015

CLDP To Provide Preparatory Training Sessions for 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

CLDP, in cooperation with Bahrain Chamber of Dispute Resolution (BCDR) held a preparatory training in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to prepare law students from Afghanistan, Iraq, Tunisia and other Middle East Vis Moot for the 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, to be held in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong in March 2016.

August 18, 2015 - August 21, 2015

CLDP assists the Government of Iraq with Reform Efforts to Redesign it’s Legal Framework for Quality Infrastructure and Good Regulatory Practice

On August 18-21, in close coordination with the Iraq Council of Ministers Secretariat (COMSEC), the U.S. Trade Representative, and the International Trade Administration (ITA), CLDP held a seminar for an interministerial delegation from Iraq on technical regulations development and systems of conformity assessment

August 9, 2015 - August 13, 2015

Public Procurment Workshop Phase II: Risk Mitigation and Dispute Resolution in International Government Contracts

On August 9-13, CLDP, in close cooperation with USAID and Iraq’s Ministry of Planning, led a Workshop on Drafting Effective Government Contracts for Iraqi officials.

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June 17, 2015 - June 20, 2015

Iraq: CLDP to Lead Workshop on Franchising

On June 16-20 in New York, in cooperation with the Foreign Commercial Service, CLDP conducted a franchise program for a 20-member delegation of prospective franchise investors from Iraq.

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