October 19, 2011 - October 27, 2011

DOC Office of Trade Policy Analysis pilot E-Learning Lessons

Department of Commerce Office of Trade Policy and Analysis staff members, Morgan Barr and Jean Janicke, conducted a screen by screen review of over 300 trade analysis training slides in Cairo from October 19-27, 2011. 

September 25, 2011 - September 27, 2011

Network of Egyptian Universities to Promote Economic Development

From 9/25 through 9/27, CLDP conducted a CLDP workshop on "Technology Valuation and Technology Licensing" at Alexandria University in Alexandria, Egypt. Leading the training was a senior staff member of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) acting as the main expert. The workshop was based upon Egypt-specific case studies created by CLDP.

June 23, 2011 - June 27, 2011

Judges of the Economic Court of Egypt Practice Mediation Techniques

The judges of first instance of the newly formed Economic Courts of Egypt have the authority to mediate disputes between the litigants. If the mediation is successful, they will submit minutes of the reconciliation, signed by the parties, to the competent circuit.

June 19, 2011 - June 22, 2011

Egyptian Ministries Work Toward an Open and Transparent Government

In cooperation with the Ministry of Justice, CLDP held an inter-ministerial roundtable to discuss the four foundations of open and transparent Government; an effective anti-corruption system; an ethics system, transparency, and a strong civil service.

May 2, 2011 - May 13, 2011

Egyptian Economic Court Judges meet with US Federal, State and International Courts

Judges from the Economic Courts of Egypt spent time in Washington, D.C. and New York City, New York, meeting with Judges and private sector attorneys working in Federal, State and International Courts

April 12, 2011 - April 13, 2011

1st Annual Willem C. Vis Middle East International Commercial Arbitration Pre-Moot

The First Annual Willem C. Vis Middle East International Commercial Arbitration Pre-Moot took place April 12-13, 2011 in Vienna, Austria

December 16, 2010

Egyptian Trademarks Office Celebrates 70 Year Anniversary

CLDP, in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Egyptian Trademarks Office held a seminar in trademarks and intellectual designs protection to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Egyptian Trademarks Office.

October 10, 2010 - October 14, 2010

Consumer Protection Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Capacity Building in Egypt

In October 2010 in Luxor, Egypt, CLDP advised on and supported two two-day conferences that included the Egyptian Consumer Protection Agency and Egyptian NGO leadership and staff in the region.

October 7, 2010 - October 14, 2010

Competition Curriculum in Egypt

William Kovacic, Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission and former Professor of Competition Law at George Washington University School of Law, will travel to Cairo to preview and implement a curriculum designed to prepare legal and economic graduates for work in the protection of competition opportunities in Egypt.

July 11, 2010 - July 17, 2010

U.S. Standards and Accreditation Systems

CLDP hosted seven members of the Egyptian Organization for Standardization and Quality to travel to Washington, D.C. for consultations from July 11-17, 2010.