Iraq

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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June 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015

Iraq: CLDP Promotes Strategic US-Iraq Private Sector Partnerships

On June 15, CLDP, at the behest of the U.S. Consulate in Basrah, led a meeting with the Governor of Basrah, Dr. Maged Al-Nasrawi, and 20 other Governorate officials to develop the next programmatic steps in implementing the recently signed Sister-City Agreement between Houston and Basra.

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May 9, 2015 - May 12, 2015

CLDP Organizes Workshop for Iraqi Commercial Courts on International Sales Disputes

On May 9-11, CLDP conducted a judicial training workshop on international sales contracts for a senior delegation of Iraqi appellate and commercial court judges.  

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May 4, 2015 - May 7, 2015

Iraq: CLDP Facilitates Signing of Basrah-Houston Sister City Agreement

CLDP hosted a high-level delegation of Iraqi officials for consultations in Houston, Texas and the signing of a Sister City Agreement between Houston and Basrah. The consultations and signing, held from May 4-7, included the Governor of Basrah, a delegation of federal and governorate officials, and private-sector representatives from Iraq as well as Mayor Annise Parker, city officials, and private-sector representatives from Houston.

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April 15, 2015 - April 16, 2015

CLDP Organizes Arbitration Seminar for UAE and Iraqi Judges

On April 15-16, CLDP, in coordination with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)-MENA and the UAE Ministry of Justice’s Institute of Training & Judicial Studies, conducted a regional arbitration seminar on the role of judges in enforcing arbitration agreements and awards.