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World Arbitration Update

October 11-15, 2021 • Webinar

Starts: 9:00 AM (EDT) on Oct 11
Ends: 3:00 PM (EDT) on Oct 15

The World Arbitration Update (WAU) will update the global community on key and novel topics of investment and international commercial arbitration, and public international law in a decentralized forum.
The first edition of WAU is being held virtually linking different regions by video conference during a five-day period from 11 to 15 October 2021. During these five days, there will be 15 panels and networking virtual events including:

  • North America: The End of NAFTA Chapter 11 – Transition from NAFTA to USMCA, the Final NAFTA Legacy Disputes, and the Future of US-Mexico Investment Disputes, October 11 At 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm EDT. Moderator: Ian Laird
  • Middle East North Africa Region: Mega Disputes, Expansion of International Arbitration Centers, and a Renewed Interest in Shariah Law as a Foundation of Applicable Law, October 12 At 7:00 am to 8:30 am EDT. Moderator: Meagan T. Bachman

Contact: 202.944.0084,

Crowell & Moring Participant(s):
Ian A. Laird
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2879
Meagan T. Bachman
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2722
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