Summer 2019 Course Schedule

Choice of Law Issues in International Arbitration (LAW-677S-001)
Horacio Grigera-Naon

Meets: 02:00 PM - 05:10 PM (MTuWTh) - Warren - Room N102

Enrolled: 8 / Limit: 22

Administrator Access


This course is part of the Arbitration Summer Courses. Exam: The exam is a 24-hour take-home test. Students may download the exams the day after the last class of the course has taken place. The exam will be available online until July 15, 2019 (5:00pm DC Time) at MyWCL. Participants are not required to stay in DC to submit the exam. Paper Option: Professors are generally open to accept a written paper in lieu of the exam. If interested in this option, please send an email to Certificate: Student Participants must take at least 3 seminars to receive a certificate of completion. Please search the courses under the ICA code or go to Registration: No special application is required for WCL students. Please enroll through your account. Registration will open at the end of March, 2019. For more Information: (202) 274-4321 | | Suite Y360 A


Deals with practical aspects of choice-of-law problems in international arbitration cases concerning both the procedure and the merits. The main goal of this course is, by analyzing different arbitral awards, to teach the various choice-of-law approaches observed by international commercial arbitrators when making applicable law or rules of law determinations and how these approaches have evolved thorough the years.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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First Class Readings

Not available at this time.