Apr 12 Thu

Rejection of Mining Licensees: between Disappointment and Breach of the Fair and Equitable Treatment Standard

05:30PM - 07:00PM Washington College of Law NT01

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The event is organized  to welcome the students who will participate in the Seventh LL.M. International Commercial Arbitration Competition which will take place April 13-14. This competition has been created specifically for LL.M. students, who are in general, not eligible to participate in most moot competitions. 

The conference (round table format) will discuss issues arising from the Competition problem which involves a request for arbitration under the Arbitration Rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law and the North American Free Trade Agreement brought forth over the denial of a mining permit. The competition problem is available at https://www.wcl.american.edu/impact/initiatives-programs/arbitration/competitions/problem/

Speakers include: Bjorn Arp, Fellow, WCL Center on International Commercial Arbitration; Claudia Frutos Peterson, Managing Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP; Caroline Richard, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; and Liz Snodgrass, Counsel, Three Crowns. This event is free and open to the public. Please register at: https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/cle_form.cfm

A reception will follow: 7:00pm to 9:00pm.


Center on International Commercial Arbitration


Washington College of Law
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