Seminar on Arbitration and EU Law – 7th April 2016, Brussels, Belgium
EVENT CO-ORGANIZED WITH THE EUROPEAN FEDERATION FOR INVESTMENT LAW AND ARBITRATION (EFILA)
Over the years, there has been increasing EU activity in private international law. The interaction and relationship of EU law and international commercial arbitration has had growing interest over the years. In this course, we will consider the key changes in the Brussels Regulation (recast) for commercial parties, the consequences and interpretation of the arbitration exceptions and the relationship between EU state aid and investment protection under bilateral investment treaties. We will also discuss the procedure, minimum standards, application of Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights and compare BITs and EU law in investment arbitration.
Confirmed speakers for this event are Mr. K. Adamantopoulos, Mr. Jean-François Bellis, Mr. George A. Bermann, Mr. Damien Geradin, Mr. A. Komninos, Mr. N. Lavranos and mrs. Z. Prodromou.