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International Dispute Resolution

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Speeches & Presentations

  • "Common Law Summary Judgment in International Arbitration," ABA Section of International Law Spring Meeting, New York, NY (April 2010). Presenter: Michael L. Martinez.
  • "Have U.S. Courts Become The Courtroom for the World?" ABA Litigation Section, New York City (April 2010). Speaker: Laurel Pyke Malson.
  • "Provisional Application of the Energy Charter Treaty: Rien ne dure comme le provisoire," Energy Dispute Resolution: Investment Protection, Transit and the Energy Charter Treaty, Brussels, Belgium (October 2009). Speaker: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "The Nationalization in Venezuela," Conference on Investment Arbitration, UNAM, Mexico City (September 3-4, 2009). Panelist: Daniel Vielleville.
  • "Canada-USA Border Issues: An New Bridge for Old allies", Joint Program of American Bar Association, Canadian Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association, Washington, D.C. (June 9, 2009). Co-Chair: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Investor-State Dispute Resolution", Seminar on International Legal Issues presented to Government of the Republic of Colombia, Bogota, Colombia (June 5, 2009). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Sovereign Litigation in the U.S.," Seminar on International Legal Issues presented to Government of the Republic of Colombia, Bogota, Colombia (June 5, 2009). Speaker: Aryeh S. Portnoy.
  • "Concept of Personal Jurisdiction in the United States," IBA/ABA Transnational Litigation Conference, Vienna, Austria (June 2009). Panelist: Lisa J. Savitt.
  • "Interpretation In Investment Arbitration", Juris Conferences - Third Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference: A Debate and Discussion, Washington, D.C. (April 30, 2009). Conference Co-Chair and Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Legitimacy and Inconsistency: Is Investment Arbitration Broken and If So, Can or Should It Be Fixed?" Third Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference: A Debate and Discussion -- Interpretation in Investment Arbitration, Washington, D.C. (April 30, 2009). Moderator: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "International Arbitration and U.S.-Style Litigation: Beauty and the Beast?" ABA Section of International Law 2009 Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 16, 2009). Speaker: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "Compensating Victims of Terrorism With Monetary Payments - An International Issue Searching for a Uniform Solution," ABA Section of International Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 2009). Presenter: Michael L. Martinez.
  • "Standards of Treatment in International Law - Convergence or Confusion?" Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series, Vale Columbia Center, New York City (March 12, 2009). Speaker: Ian Laird
  • "The Weapon of Interim Relief in International Disputes" Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series, Vale Columbia Center, New York City (February 19, 2009). Speaker: Pieter Bekker
  • "Navigating the Waters of Recent Federal Arbitration Legislation," CPR 2009 Annual Meeting, New York City (January 15, 2009). Speaker: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • International Commercial Arbitration in Latin America: The ICC Perspective, Annual Conference in Miami, FL (November 9-11, 2008). Panelist: Daniel Vielleville.
  • APEC Workshop On International Investment Agreements, Washington, D.C. (November 2008). Mock Arbitration Faculty Member: Laurel Pyke Malson.
  • "International Investment Agreements," APEC Workshop, Faculty Member and member of organizing committee, Week 1: Singapore, May 5-9, 2008; Week 2: Washington, DC, November 3-7, 2008. (November 7, 2008). Faculty Member: Ian A. Laird.
  • "The Requirement of Consent in Investor-State Arbitration," APEC Workshop on Investor-State Arbitration, Washington, DC (November 3, 2008). Speaker and Faculty Member: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "State, State Entities, and the Doctrine of Attribution in Investor-State Arbitration," APEC Workshop on Investor-State Arbitration, Washington, DC (November 3, 2008). Speaker and Faculty Member: Alexandre de Gramont.