United Arab Emirates

April 10, 2006 - April 14, 2006

NY Convention / Arbitral Awards Advisor - Phase I (UAE)

CLDP worked with an arbitration expert to develop a program for the qualification and quantification of the value of the UAE becoming a signatory to the 1958 New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (NY Convention).

November 28, 2005 - November 29, 2005

NY Convention on Arbitral Awards Advisor - Phase I

CLDP experts advised the United Arab Emirates on the value of accession to the 1958 New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. Providing this specific type of advice, which seeks to quantify and promote the value accession, is just one of CLDP's programs that is specifically targeted towards encouraging commercial law fixes to barriers to trade liberalization in the Middle East.

October 23, 2005 - October 25, 2005

Law Library Enhancement for Curriculum Development Program in the Persian Gulf

CLDP continues to provide assistance to the Middle East by assisting with the development of curricula that will introduce international norms and practices of commercial law to the law schools in the region. During this visit to four Gulf countries, CLDP provided guidance on teaching international commercial law courses and resources to support the further development of comprehensive international commercial law curricula.

April 18, 2005 - April 29, 2005

Judicial Consultative Tour for Judges from Oman and UAE

Omani and UAE judges engaged in a commercial law study tour in the US and work with US judges in order to identify necessary criteria for commercial law specialization.