• Investor-State Arbitration

FDI Moot International Investment Law Symposium

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2008
Suffolk University Law School
120 Tremont St., Boston

The FDI Moot International Investment Law Symposium presents Investor-State Arbitration: Perspectives on Legitimacy and Practice.

Co-sponsored with: Suffolk Transnational Law Review, The American Society of International Law, Center for International Legal Studies, Dechert, LLP, and Transnational Dispute Management.

Suffolk University Law School hosts this international investment law symposium to mark the inaugural Foreign Direct Investment International Moot Competition (FDI Moot). 

The symposium will examine the investor-state arbitration system – with the challenge to panelists to discuss its strengths and weaknesses in theory and practice and to identify where potential improvements may be made.

Lawyers, academics and students from the around the world will meet at the FDI Moot, to take place at Suffolk University Law School on Nov. 1- 2, 2008, following the conference. The event will give those gathered an opportunity to discuss the latest developments in international investment regulation and dispute resolution in the context of a rigorous competition.

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