Egypt

May 31, 2010 - June 1, 2010

Egyptian Competition Authority's Workshop for General Prosecutors

CLDP provided an advisor to present at the Egyptian Competition Authority's Workshop for General Prosecutors on May 31 and June 1, 2010 in Cairo, Egypt. The DOJ advisor spoke to the working relationship with US Attorney's offices in cartel and bid-rigging cases in the U.S.

May 26, 2010 - May 27, 2010

Advanced Mediation Workshops in Egypt

CLDP conducted a two-day workshop in Cairo on May 26 for 17 (one-half of the total) prepatory Egyptian judges, followed by a two-day workshop in Cairo on May 27 for a remaining 16 prepatory judges on advanced commercial mediation concepts.

May 22, 2010 - May 25, 2010

Bankruptcy Law Seminars for Egypt's Economic Courts

CLDP conducted a two-day workshop in Cairo on May 22 and 23 for 85 Economic Court Egyptian judges on bankruptcy adjudication and mediation, followed by a second two-day workshop in Cairo on May 24 and 25 for a further 85 Economic Court judges.

March 21, 2009 - April 12, 2009

Egyptian Competition Authority Staff Internship

CLDP hosted two Egyptian Competition Authority senior staff to attend the International Competition Network Workshop on Unilateral Conduct March 23-24, the American Bar Association Spring Antitrust Meeting in Washington, D.C., and held select meetings and informational discussion with US Department of Justice staff from March 30 to April 3, 2009.

February 18, 2009 - February 21, 2009

Global Forum on Competition

Three officials from the Egyptian Competition Authority participated in the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development Forum that was held in Paris, France.

November 16, 2008

Fostering an Effective Competition Culture in Egypt

During the week of November 16, 2008 CLDP held a workshop in Cairo for 150 attendees that explained the challenges and solutions in developing the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) to a broad group of stakeholders.

November 10, 2008 - November 22, 2008

Consultations on Consumer Protection Law and Policy

In support of the mandate of the Egyptian Consumer Protection Agency, CLDP organized a two-week consultative visit to the US and Mexico for sixteen (16) Egyptian officials to meet with their U.S. and Mexican counterparts to discuss, inter alia, policies, regulations, procedures and practices relating to the consumer protection law framework and public/private sector coordination for protecting consumer rights.

October 26, 2008 - October 31, 2008

Cracking Cartels - Recent International Developments

Three officials from the Egyptian Competition Authority participated in the International Cartel Network workshop on Cracking Cartels - Recent International Developments on October 27, 2008.

October 26, 2008 - November 4, 2008

Presentations on the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program

CLDP sponsored the travel of USTR's Marideth Sandler to Tunisia and Egypt, October 24-November 4, 2008.

September 21, 2008 - September 27, 2008

Fordham University Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy

Egyptian Officials from the Egyptian Competition Authority participated in the Fordham Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy in New York City.