Background - Practices (Details)

International Dispute Resolution



  • "Ethical Standards in International Arbitration—an Introduction," Lexis PSL (February 2019). Author: Gordon McAllister.
  • "UK Supreme Court Moves English Common Law Towards International Consensus on 'No Oral Variation' Clauses," ABA International Contracts Committee Newsletter (Summer 2018). Co-Authors: Gordon McAllister, Edward Norman, and John Laird.
  • "Considering Contract Termination Under English Common Law," Law360 (August 22, 2018). Author: John Laird.
  • "Arbitration in England & Wales," Getting the Deal Through – Arbitration 2018 (March 2018). Co-Authors: Adrian Jones, Gordon McAllister, Edward Norman, and John Laird.
  • "Arbitration – Unlocking the Promise of Arbitration," Crowell & Moring's Litigation Forecast 2018 (January 2018). Contributor: Aryeh Portnoy.
  • "Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law," Volume 11, Juris Publishing (2018). Co-Editor: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Business Guide to Trade and Investment, Volume 2 - International Investment," ICC Publications (2018). Co-Editor: Ian A. Laird, Borzu Sabahi and Marat Umerov.
  • "Research Perspectives on International Investment Law & Arbitration," Brill Publishing (2018). Series Co-Editor in Chief: Ian A. Laird and Borzu Sabahi.
  • "Chapter 2: National Regulation of Foreign Investment," Business Guide to Trade and Investment – Volume 2: International Investment (2018). Author: John Laird.
  • "The Reign Of Law In International Investment Decision-Making," OUPblog (October 19, 2017). Co-Author: Ian A. Laird.
  • Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law, Volume 10, Juris Publishing (2017). Co-Editor: Ian A. Laird.
  • Natural Resources and the Law of the Sea, Lawrence Martin, Constantinos Salonidis, Christine Hioureas, eds., International Law Institute: Series on International Law, Arbitration & Practice, Vol. 2, Juris Publishing (2017). Co-General Editors of Series: Ian A. Laird, Borzu Sabahi, Anne Marie Whitesell.
  • "Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, ISDS and the Belgian Veto: A Warning of Failure for Future Trade Agreements with the EU?" 12(4) Global Trade and Customs Journal 1676 (2017). Co-Authors: Ian Laird & Flip Petillion.
  • "Arbitration in England & Wales," Getting the Deal Through – Arbitration 2017 (March 2017). Co-Authors: Adrian Jones, Gordon McAllister, Edward Norman, and John Laird.
  • "TPP and ISDS: The Challenge from Europe and the Proposed TTIP Investment Court," 40(1) Canada-United States Law Journal 106 (2016). Author: Ian A. Laird.
  • "International Investment Law and Arbitration: 2014 in Review," Chapter in Andrea Bjorklund, ed., Columbia Yearbook On International Investment Law & Policy 2014-2015, Oxford University Press (2016). Co-Authors: Ian A. Laird, George D. Ruttinger, and James J. Saulino.
  • "The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act: 2014 Year in Review," Law and Business Review of the Americas (Summer 2016). Authors: Laurel Pyke Malson, Aryeh S. Portnoy, Emily Alban, Shannon Barnard, Kate M. Growley, and Belinda Liu.
  • "Brexit: UK Trades Bargaining Power for Autonomy," Law360 (June 30, 2016). Authors: Charles De Jager, David (Dj) Wolff, and Gordon McAllister.
  • "Privacy & Cybersecurity Weekly News Update- Week of May 30, 2016," Crowell & Moring's Data Law Insights (June 7, 2016). Authors: Charles Austin, Maida Oringher Lerner, and Lisa Weinert.
  • "CETA: A Revolutionary Change in Investor-State Dispute Resolution," Commercial Dispute Resolution (CDR) (April 29, 2016). Co-Authors: Ian A. Laird and David Wingfield.