Saudi Arabia

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.

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).

March 1, 2014 - March 7, 2014

CLDP Hosts Fourth Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot

The Fourth Annual Middle East Commercial Arbitration Vis Pre-Moot was held March 1-7, 2014 in Doha, Qatar. This event was organized by CLDP and Qatar University with support from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law’s Center for International Legal Education.

December 9, 2013 - December 10, 2013

Saudi Arabia: CLDP Advises the Government on New Insolvency Legal Regime

CLDP along with a team of legal experts, visited Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for Insolvency Law Consultations. These advisors met with lawyers from the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretariat to devise a new Insolvency Law regime for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and all GCC countries.

June 3, 2013 - June 5, 2013

GCC Commercial Law Harmonization Project

CLDP and United States Trade Representative (USTR) travelled to Riyadh June 3-5 for a GCC-U.S. Forum on Trade and Investment Issues hosted by the GCC Secretariat-General. 

February 10, 2013 - February 14, 2013

Third Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot Brings Together Students from Across the Region

The Third Annual Middle East Pre-Moot International Commercial Arbitration Pre-Moot in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, took place February 13-14, 2013. The Vis Middle East Pre-Moot was organized by the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR-AAA) with support from CLDP and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law’s Center for International Legal Education (CILE). This competition brought together students, professors and deans from the University of Bahrain, the University of Baghdad, Sultan Qaboos University in Oman, United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Legal Political and Social Sciences of Tunis, University of Jordan, and Dar Al Hekma Law College from Saudi Arabia. Legal practitioners from the local, regional and international legal community took place as arbitrators and provided the students with important feedback to help them to continue to improve their arguments for the final competition which will take place in Vienna, Austria on March 23-28, 2013.

October 3, 2012

Contracts and Arbitration Forum in Saudi Arabia

CLDP conducted a seminar on contracts and arbitration, in Riyadh, in collaboration with the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI). The audience was comprised of lawyers from several ministries, as well as of judges, with the US embassy in attendance.

February 23, 2012

CLDP Celebrates 20 years!

Begun as a small joint venture between USAID and Commerce to help the Former Soviet Bloc countries of Eastern Europe transition to more market-oriented economies, CLDP has expanded to help meet the legal technical assistance needs of more than 50 countries in Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. On February 23rd, CLDP celebrated 20 years of technical assistance in commercial law.
 

October 15, 2011 - October 18, 2011

Workshop on Technology in the Courts

Details coming soon.