Events

Past Event

Fall 2019 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series

September 5, 2019 - December 5, 2019
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 546, 102A

Fall 2019

International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series 

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

and Kabir Duggal (Arnold & Porter)

 


September 5th
TAYLOR ST. JOHN

Assistant Professor, University of St Andrews

Why Do Governments Consent to ISDS in National Investment Laws? An Empirical Study”

Listen to the talk here

View PPT presentation here.

 

September 26th
PAOLO DI ROSA

Partner & Head of International Arbitration Practice Group, Arnold & Porter LLP

Chess and the Art of State Representation: Experiences in the Defense of States in Investment Arbitration”

 

October 24th
GRANT HANESSIAN

Partner & Chair of International Arbitration Group in North America, Baker McKenzie

Legitimacy, Efficiency and ICSID’s Proposed Rule Changes”

 

November 7th
MARTTI KOSKENNIEMI

Professor of International Law, University of Helsinki, Director of Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights

Private Rights and International Law: A History of Globalization”

View PPT presentation here.

 

November 14th
MOUHAMADOU KANE

Project Lead and Manager, OIC Investment Dispute Settlement Organ

The Proposed OIC Investment Dispute Settlement Mechanism: A South-South Contribution to Investor-State Dispute Settlement Reform”

View video here.

View PPT presentation here.

 

November 21st
ABRÃO MIGUEL ÁRABE NETO

Executive Vice President, Amcham Brasil

“A New Player in the Global Network of Investment Agreements: Brazil´s Experience”

View video here.

View PPT presentation here.

 

December 5th
KYLA TIENHAARA

Canada Research Chair in Economy & Environment; Assistant Professor, Queen’s University

Legal Barriers to Deep Decarbonization Through Nationalization and Options to Overcome Them”

View video here.

View PPT presentation here.