Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration
November 14, 2017
Spanning a diverse array of industries and practiced across varied legal systems, international commercial arbitration has wide reaching implications as it helps to create the foundation in which international transactions can thrive. The Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration is organized biennially by the Center on International Commercial Arbitration with the purpose of presenting a global perspective of current developments in international arbitration throughout the world. The symposium hosts prominent speakers and generates a dialogue for salient issues in BIT and ICSID arbitration, as well as current developments in international commercial arbitration in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and East Asia.
The event is free and open to the public. However, registration is required. A light lunch will be provided.
Online registration is now open. Please go to https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/cle_form.cfm
CLE credit will be applied for as requested.
Susan Franck, Professor of Law, WCL
Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Managing Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
José Manuel García Represa, Partner, Dechert, Paris
Horacio A. Grigera Naón, Director, Center on International Commercial Arbitration, WCL
Mark Kantor, Independent Arbitrator, Washington D.C.
Andrea Menaker, Partner, White & Case, Washington D.C.
Ucheora Onwuamaegbu, Internatinoal Attorney, Arent Fox
Sir Vivian Ramsey, International Arbitrator and Judge, Singapore International Commercial Court
Sundra Rajoo, Director, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration
María Rubert, Partner, United Advocates, Dubai
David Snyder, Professor of Law & Director, Business Law Program, WCL