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GAR Connect: Eastern Mediterranean

On Thursday, June 24, 2021, Eli Schulman will join the Global Arbitration Review community for a panel on investment arbitration and the future of ISDS for the Eastern Mediterranean region.

While controversies continue to rage about the legitimacy and reform of ISDS, investment arbitration claims continue to proliferate in the region.

The panel will review recent developments and hot topics, including:

  • The ICSID / UNCITRAL Code of Conduct for Adjudicators;
  • The future of OIC Investment Agreement claims post the Paris Court of Appeal’s decision in DS Construction v Libya;
  • Addressing environmental concerns in the new ISDS era;
  • Securing third-party funding in a post-COVID environment.

Moderator:
Reza Mohtashami QC, Three Crowns

Panel:
Yasemin Cetinel, Cetinel Law
Kamalia Mehtiyeva, Associate Professor at Panthéon-Sorbonne University
Eli Schulman, Validity Finance
Nassib G Ziadé, CEO, Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution