Egypt

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.

June 8, 2010 - June 9, 2010

Anti-Counterfeiting Enforcement in Egypt and the MENA Region

CLDP, jointly with the Egyptian Consumer Protection Agency (ECPA), hosted a 2-day conference and workshops to raise consumer awareness as to the safety concerns associated with counterfeit goods. The program, held in Cairo, Egypt, featured panelists from the World Customs Organization (WCO), the International Chambers of Commerce (ICC), and the regional Brand Protection Group (BPG).

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.