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.
Lecturer: Jorge Esquirol, Professor of Law, Florida International University Law
Chair: Fernanda Nicola, Professor of Law and Director, Program on International Organizations, Law and Diplomacy
Registration is free but required.
Please go to https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/registration
Prog International Organizations Law & Diplomacy
Special Events & CLE
Washington College of Law
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Washington DC 20016