Asia & South Asia

February 24, 2021 - February 25, 2021

Sri Lanka: FIDIC Contracts Workshop

On February 24-25, CLDP conducted a workshop on FIDIC contracts for a delegation of Sri Lankan officials from the Attorney General’s office.

February 23, 2021

Afghanistan: Trademark Examiners Workshop: Revisions to TM Applications and Ownership Transfers of Registered TMs

CLDP, in close cooperation with USPTO, conducted a two 2-hour webinar for the Afghanistan TM Directorate on managing revisions to pending TM applications and ownership transfers of registered TMs. 

February 21, 2021 - February 27, 2021

Global: CLDP Hosts Pre-Moot on International Commercial Arbitration

On February 21-27, CLDP, in cooperation with the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR) and the University of Pittsburgh Center for International Legal Education, virtually hosted the 11th annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot. The Pre-Moot is an extensive competition preparing students, lawyers, and law faculty for their participation in the 28th annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot)—the world's premier legal educational program for improving contract resolution through arbitration. The Pre-Moot aims to expand the Vis Moot to underrepresented regions and enhance contract enforcement mechanisms globally. This year, the virtual Pre-Moot brought together over 180 students from 40 teams from the Middle East, Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, North and South America, and Europe and over 200 arbitrators. To view event schedule, materials, speakers, and participating teams, please visit the event website.

February 20, 2021 - March 21, 2021

Afghanistan: CLDP Supports Vis Teams Participation in 2021 Vis Moot Program

In February and March, CLDP supported four Afghan universities in their participation of the 2021 CLDP Vis Pre-Moot and the 2021 Vis East Moot. 

February 19, 2021

Bangladesh PPP Authority Financial Modeling Specific to Iteration Webinar

CLDP will conduct an introductory workshop on financial modeling specific to iteration for employees of the PPP Authority. 

February 8, 2021 - February 22, 2021

Afghanistan: WTO Notifications Training

Beginning February 8th 2021, CLDP, in coordination with experts from the WTO’s Institute for Training and Technical Cooperation (ITTC), provided presentations on the WTO notifications system for the Afghan Mission in Geneva and officials within the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, and Ministry of Public Health.

February 4, 2021

Bangladesh Line Ministries Basic Project Agreements Webinar

CLDP ran an introductory workshop on the basic project agreements that make up a PPP in partnership with the PPP Authority.