2010 International Arbitration Summer Session Networking Activities

Summer Session Joint Reception

Thursday, June 3, 2010, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Dean’s Suite (Third Floor)


Join Horacio Grigera Naón and David Hunter at this reception in honor of the participants of the 2009 International Arbitration and Environmental Law Summer Sessions. The reception will take place on Thursday, June 3, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at American University Washington College of Law, 4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC in the Deans’ Suite (3rd Floor).

The Federal Arbitration Act in Practice:
Overview, Selected Issues and a Case Study

Monday, June 14, 2010, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Room 415


The seminar will cover the structure of the Federal Arbitration Act, how it works in practice, current "hot topics" in the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in the United States and will include a brief case study of the U.S. courts role in an international commercial arbitration dispute between U.S. and Latin American companies involving a commodities shipment from a third country.  The seminar will be taught by Janis Brennan, Partner, Foley Hoag LLP.  

Seminar Fee: $150 (includes 3 CLE credits and lunch). The Seminar is free for people registered in at least one Arbitration Summer Session Course

To register, please click here

Coffee Hour with Faculty Experts

Come and network with the faculty experts and participants of the 2009 Arbitration Summer Session. Coffee hours will take place at American University Washington College of Law, 4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, rooms TBD.  During the coffee hours certificates of attendance will be distributed among participants.

Friday, June 4, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. (Room 600)
Thursday, June 10, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. (Dean's Conference Room -6th. floor)
Thursday, June 17, 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. (Dean's Conference Room -6th. floor)

Social Events Sponsored by ILSP

The International Legal Studies Program (ILSP) will host two lunchs and an ice cream social during the proram al. Please join us to learn more about the WCL LLM program in International Legal Studies, one of the top five international law LLM programs in the United States.

Thursday, June 3rd (12:30-1:30p.m.) lunch - student lounge (6th. floor)
Thursday, June 10th (12:30-1:30p.m.) lunch - student lounge (6th. floor)
Tuesday, June 15th (6:30-7:30p.m.) ice cream social - student lounge (6th. floor)