Background - Practices (Details)

International Dispute Resolution


Speeches & Presentations

  • "The Forgotten Flight: Terrorism, Diplomacy, and the Pursuit of Justice," University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, Little Rock, AR (November 8, 2018). Presenter: Stuart H. Newberger.
  • "Introduction to Arbitration in the U.S., Enforcement and Redress," China Law Society, International Law Institute, Washington, D.C. (September 10, 2018). Presenter: George D. Ruttinger.
  • "Pesticide Imports and Exports: Facilitating Global Commerce," CLA and RISE 2018 Regulatory Conference, Arlington, VA (April 26, 2018). Presenter: John D. Conner, Jr.
  • "Practical Strategies in the Arbitration of International Disputes involving State-Owned Entities," 2018 CIArb Conference, Washington, D.C. (April 3, 2018). Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Be Careful What You Ask For: Can Recent Changes to BIT Models Satisfy ISDS Sceptics and Opponents?" Juris Conferences – Twelfth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (March 6, 2018). Panelist: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Fall 2017 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series," Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Columbia Law School, New York, NY (September 19, September 25, October 2, November 6, November 13, and November 20, 2017). Co-Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Double Trouble? Dealing Effectively with Parallel Court and Arbitration Proceedings in the Americas and Europe," ABA Section of International Law's 2017 Fall Conference, Miami, FL (October 26, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • Second Oxford University Press Investment Claims Summer Academy, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, UK (July 6-7, 2017). Co-Chair and presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Evidence ... or the Lack Thereof: Dealing with Allegations of Corruption in International Arbitration," ABA-2017 Section of International Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 26, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Technology, IP and Investor-State Arbitration," Juris Conferences – Eleventh Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (April 25, 2017). Conference Co-Chair: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Corruption in Investment Arbitration," Georgetown International Arbitration Society, Washington, D.C. (April 5, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Khan Resources Arbitration," Stikeman Elliott at PDAC 2017, Toronto, Canada (March 6, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Types of Awards and Dissenting Opinions," AIA Brussels Arbitration School, Brussels, Belgium (October 20, 2016). Presenter: John Laird.
  • "Getting Your Arbitration Off on the Right Foot," AIA Brussels Arbitration School, Brussels, Belgium (October 17, 2016). Presenter: Gordon McAllister.
  • "Arbitrator Independence, Impartiality, and Disclosure Re-Visited," ICC Canada International Arbitration Conference, Toronto, Ontario (October 14, 2016). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Investment Arbitration Masterclass," Brussels Diplomatic Academy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (September 21, 2016). Presenters: Gordon McAllister and John Laird.
  • "Valuation Methods: Do Parties and Tribunals Live In the “Real” World?" Fifth Annual Damages in International Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (September 16, 2016). Presenter: George D. Ruttinger.
  • "Renewable Energy and Investment Arbitration,” Third Houston Annual Conference on Oil and Gas Investment Arbitration, Houston, TX (September 16, 2016). Conference Co-Chair and Panel Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Transparency in Investment Arbitration," The Fifth Biennial Global Conference of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL), Oliver Schreiner School of Law and Mandela Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (July 8, 2016). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Arbitration of IP and Technology Disputes," Crowell & Moring's 2016 Spring Seminar, Brussels, Belgium (June 8, 2016). Presenters: Flip Petillion, Adrian Jones, Jan Janssen and Gordon McAllister.