Events

Past Event

Spring 2014 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series

January 30, 2014 - April 10, 2014
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 546

Spring 2014

International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series

Moderated by: Ian Laird (Crowell & Moring LLP) and Borzu Sabahi (Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP)

January 30th

 PETER WOLRICH

Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

“Effective Management of Arbitration — Role of In House Counsel”

 Listen to the talk.

 

February 6th

 ANNA JOUBIN-BRET

Avocat à la Cour, Cabinet Joubin-Bret (Paris)

How Can We Reform Investor-State Arbitration?”

Listen to the talk.

The PowerPoint presentation is available here.

View TDM Special Issue introduction here.

 

February 20th

JOHN BEECHEY

Chairman, ICC International Court of Arbitration

Commercial Arbitral Institutions and Commercial Arbitrators: Do They Have a Role To Play in Investor-State Treaty Development and in Investor-State Arbitrations?”

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February 27th

STUART NEWBERGER

Senior Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP

Investment Treaty Arbitration — How Claimant Can Get the Respondent Sovereign’s Attention and What to Do When You Get It”

View video here.

 

March 6th

JONATHAN BONNITCHA

Visiting Fellow in International Investment Law and Policy, Australian National University

Investment Treaties: An Economic Perspective”

Listen to the talk.

The PowerPoint presentation is available here.

 

March 27th

SERGIO PUIG

Lecturer and Teaching Fellow, International Legal Studies, Stanford Law School

Social Capital in the Arbitration Market: Network Analysis and International Investment Law”

View video here.

The PowerPoint presentation is available here.

 

April 3rd

SYLVIE TABET

General Counsel and Director, Trade Law Bureau, Government of Canada

“In Search of Coherent BIT Interpretation: A Greater Role for States?”

 

April 10th

ELIŠKA NĚMECKÁ

International Investment Law Department. Ministry of Finance, Czech Republic

 Czech Experience with Investor-State Arbitration and Its Evolving Investment Treaty Policy”

The PowerPoint presentation is available here.