International Commercial Arbitration Program

Dear Friends of the Center on International Commercial Arbitration,

I would like to invite you to attend American University Washington College of Law’s Seventh Annual Lecture on International Commercial Arbitration which will take place on Monday, October 22, in Washington, DC. This year's lecture, “Arbitrators and Arbitral Institutions: Legal Risks for Product Liability?" will be presented by V.V. Veeder QC and is sponsored by Arnold & Porter LLP.

Kind regards,

Horacio A. Grigera Naón
Director, Center on International Commercial Arbitration

Seventh Annual Lecture on International Commercial Arbitration
“Arbitrators and Arbitral Institutions: Legal Risks for Product Liability?"

October 22, 2012

The annual lecture offers an eminent figure in international arbitration a platform on which to share his or her ideas on novel issues and current trends in international arbitration. This year's lecture will be presented by V.V. Veeder QC, Essex Court Chambers, London.

The lecture is sponsored by Arnold & Porter LLP and will be held at the Paul Porter Conference Room (10th Floor), Arnold & Porter LLP, 555 Twelfth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004. The event will start with a reception at 5:30 p.m. and the actual lecture will start at 6:30 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public, however, please note that registration is required. To register please click go to http://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/cle_form.cfm


2013 Events

2013 LL.M. Arbitration Competition


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International Arbitration Summer Session
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