Events

Past Event

Fall 2018 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series

October 11, 2018 - November 29, 2018
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room

Fall 2018

International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series 

Moderated by: Grant Hanessian (Baker McKenzie), Maria Chedid (Arnold & Porter),

and Kabir Duggal (Arnold & Porter)

 

October 11th – Room 546
PATRICIO GRANE LABAT

Partner, Arnold & Porter, London

Low-Hanging Fruit: A Realistic Approach to Reforming Investor-State Dispute Settlement

 

October 15th – Room 102B
PHILIPPE SANDS, QC

Professor of Law, University College London; Barrister, Matrix Chambers

What I Have Learned – Ten Years as an Investor-State Arbitrator

View video here.

 

October 18th – Room 546
EUGENIO HERNÁNDEZ-BRETÓN

Partner, Baker McKenzie, Caracas

Trapped Between a Wall and an Empty Shelf: Expropriations, Controls and Other Policies (in Venezuela) under Arbitration and Bilateral Investment Treaties

Listen to audio recording here.

View PPT presentation here.

 

November 13th – Room 546
COLIN BROWN

Deputy Head of Unit, Dispute Settlement and Legal Aspects of Trade Policy, DG Trade, European Commission / Edinburgh Law School, University of Edinburgh

Constructing a Multilateral Investment Court: The Path Ahead

View video here.

 

November 15th  Room 546
ANA NOVIK

Head of Investment, OECD

Trade and Investment Interdependence: Increasing Policy Coherence in the New Business Reality

View video here.

 

November 29th  Room 546
ZOE WILLIAMS

International Political Economy Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science

“The Political Economy of Investor-State Disputes”