Background - Practices (Details)

International Dispute Resolution


Speeches & Presentations

  • "Venezuela: ¿Una Jurisdicción Amistosa para el Arbitraje?" Venezuelan Arbitration Association (AVA) – VI Arbitration Summit (July 20, 2020). Speaker: Eduardo Mathison.
  • "Cross-Border Digital Asset Payments: What You Need to Know About Regulations in the U.S. and Canada," Crowell & Moring Webinar (July 16, 2020). Presenters: Michelle Ann Gitlitz, Ambassador Robert Holleyman, Carlton Greene, and Jorge Pesok.
  • "Witness Evidence in International Arbitration – A Practical Discussion," ICC YAF Webinar (July 1, 2020). Speaker: Eduardo Mathison.
  • "Investment Disputes and the COVID-19 Crisis - The View Ahead," ILI Webinar (June 4, 2020). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "True or False: The Time has Come to Outlaw Double-Hatting?" Juris Conferences – Fourteenth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (June 2, 2020). Panelist: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Tools for Turbulent Times: Force Majeure and Frustration," Crowell & Moring Webinar (May 7, 2020). Presenters: Ian A. Laird, Gordon McAllister, and Edward Norman.
  • "Back to the Future: Reflecting on the Past Decade of ISDS," Georgetown International Arbitration Month, Georgetown University Law School, Washington, DC (February 11, 2020). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • 2019 International Investment Treaties and Investor-State Arbitration, International Law Institute (December 2-13, 2019). Course Advisor and Faculty: Ian A. Laird.
  • "NAFTA Chapter 11 - Looking Forward While Glancing Backward," Canadian Council for International Law (CCIL) Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada (October 25, 2019). Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "A First Look at Litigation under the Helms-Burton Act," American Society of International Law, Washington, D.C. (October 15, 2019). Presenter: David Baron.
  • "Can I get a … Diverse Tribunal?" Young ICCA and BASIL Workshop on Improving the Participation of Minorities in International Arbitration, New York, NY (September 26, 2019). Speaker: Randa Adra.
  • Seminar and Book Launch for Chinese Translation of "Business Guide to Trade and Investment, Volume 2 - International Investment," ICC Publications (2018). Co-Editors: Ian A. Laird, Borzu Sabahi and Marat Umerov, Shanghai, China (September 24, 2019). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Inside Iran: Consequences of U.S. Action," The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C. (July 17, 2019). Moderator: Stuart H. Newberger.
  • Fourth Oxford University Press (OUP) Investment Claims Summer Academy, Saïd Business School, Oxford, UK (July 8-9, 2019). Conference Co-Chair and Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "From NAFTA to USMCA – What Is the Future of International Investment Protection for US Investors?" Crowell & Moring Webinar (May 28, 2019). Presenters: Ian Laird and Melissa Morris.
  • "What Will the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement Mean for NAFTA and Investor-State Arbitration?" 5th Annual GAR Live BITs Conference (May 16, 2019). Panelist: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Corruption After Establishment: Should it Disqualify Otherwise Meritorious Claims?" Juris Conferences – Thirteenth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (April 8, 2019). Panelist: Ian A. Laird.
  • "From School to Practice – Preparing Witnesses, Experts, and Document Requests," Georgetown International Arbitration Society Panel, Washington, DC (April 2, 2019). Panelist: Eduardo Mathison.
  • "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.