Summer Session: June 7-23, 2005
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American University Washington College of Law (WCL) announces its first annual Summer Session on International Arbitration. Each year the International Arbitration Program will gather a distinguished faculty of leading practitioners in the area of international arbitration on the practical and theoretical aspects of specific international arbitration topics.
This year's faculty experts for the summer session include:
- Dr. Horacio Grigera Naón, Director, International Arbitration Program, Washington, DC
- Gabriela Alvarez Avila, World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
- Henri Alvarez, Fasken Martineau Dumoulin LLP, Vancouver, Canada
- Lorraine Brennan, Director, Arbitration and ADR North America
- Louis Kimmelman, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, U.S.A.
- Carolyn Lamm, White & Case LLP, Washington DC
- Dr. Julian Lew Q.C.
- Ucheora Onwuamaegbu, World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
- Claudia Frutos Peterson, World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
- Daniel Price, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP
- Anne Marie Whitesell, Secretary General, International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, Paris, France
The Summer Session, open to practitioners for continuing legal education (CLE) credit and to JD and LLM candidates for academic credit, will touch on practical and theoretical aspects of procedural and substantive law topics currently arising in the practice of international arbitration and their foreseeable future developments.
The International Arbitration Summer Session consists of the following courses:
- Salient Issues in ICC Arbitration (1 credit)
- Current Procedural and Evidentiary Issues in International Commercial
Arbitration (1 credit)
- International Arbitration and Choice-of-Law Issues (1 credit)
- Bilateral Investment Treaty Arbitration: Current Developments (1 credit)