The Geopolitics of Law in Latin America: Transnational Litigation and Investment Arbitration

The Geopolitics of Law in Latin America: Transnational Litigation and Investment Arbitration

04 Apr, 2018

Large money judgments may depend on qualitative assessments of foreign legal systems as a whole. Both transnational litigation and investor-state arbitration require adjudicators to decide on the fitness of foreign law at certain points. This presentation will critically discuss the evidence available for assessing Latin American legal systems in those contexts.

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Comparing Mining Laws in Africa: Natural Resources, Technology and Communities

Comparing Mining Laws in Africa: Natural Resources, Technology and Communities

28 Mar, 2018

Lecturer: Nneoma Nwogu, World Bank Senior Counsel

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International Organizations, Law and Diplomacy Information Session

International Organizations, Law and Diplomacy Information Session

27 Mar, 2018

Room Y116 @ 8 pm | PIOLD's Summer Program in Washington D.C. and Geneva. Academic tracks include: Human Rights / Labor & International Trade / Intellectual Property. 

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Human Rights Litigation before the European  Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights

Human Rights Litigation before the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights

22 Mar, 2018

Expert panelists will discuss human rights litigation before the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights.

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Autocratic Legalism in the EU: (bad) Lessons from Hungary, Poland and Italy

Autocratic Legalism in the EU: (bad) Lessons from Hungary, Poland and Italy

21 Mar, 2018

Presented by the Program on International Organizations, Law and Diplomacy and the European Law Association | 6:30 - 8:30 pm at American University Washington College of Law Room N103, Warren Building

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