September 2014 session of the Arbitration Forum: The Foreign State in International Civil Litigation before National Courts

The Center will host this academic year’s first session of the Arbitration Forum, entitled: The Foreign State in International Civil Litigation before National Courts on Monday, September 22, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.  in the Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, Furman Hall 900 (245 Sullivan Street, New York, NY 10012).

The event will be moderated by the center’s Executive Director, Franco Ferrari. Our distinguished speakers include Campbell McLachlan, Professor of International Law at Victoria University of Wellington, Linda J. Silberman, Martin Lipton Professor of Law at New York University and Co-Director of the Center and Harold Hongju Koh,  Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Please note that all discussions taking place during the Forum are subject to the Chatham House Rule.

Since space is limited, those interested are kindly asked to RSVP at cassy.rodriguez@nyu.edu

 

The Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law aims at the advancement of the study and practice of international business transactions and the way to solve related disputes either through litigation or arbitration. As commercial transactions become increasingly international, it is vital to the legal and business communities to understand and analyze the practices and legal principles that govern relationships between firms and between firms and consumers in the international arena