Upcoming Seminars:
PROCUREMENT OF CONSULTING AND TECHNICAL SERVICES
April 14-25, 2014

This course provides hands-on training in the selection procedures, contractual issues, and negotiation techniques for hiring and supervising consultants and other providers of technical services for projects funded by the World Bank and other financial institutions. The course will also address the broader topic of policy and legal issues related to the hiring of intellectual and technical services: professional liability and conflicts of interest; provisions in the UNCITRAL model law; practices advocated by FIDIC and other professional associations, and practices followed in developed countries.
Key Topics:
  • Procurement of Consulting Services Overview
  • Typical Consulting Contracts
  • Harmonizing Guidelines for the Selection of World Bank and Other IFI Consultants
  • Consulting Service Contracts
  • Hiring of Consultants in IFI-Funded Projects
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT
March 3-21, 2014

The International Public Procurement seminar covers institutional, legal, financial and procedural issues involved in the procurement of goods and services by public entities and discusses reform programs to improve transparency, efficiency and accountability. It also provides participants with a detailed analysis of the project-procurement cycle including comprehensive coverage of the open tender system.
Key Topics:
  • Public Procurement Reforms
  • National Procurement Laws and Institutions
  • International Procurement
  • Procurement Planning
  • Selection of Consultants
  • International Competitive Bidding
  • Other Methods of Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Performance Based Contracting
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
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The International Law Institute was founded in 1955 as part of Georgetown University. Since 1983, ILI has been an independent, non-profit training institution.

ILI offers training to assist government officials, practitioners and the private sector in finding solutions to the legal and economic challenges faced by developing nations and emerging economies.

ILI participants are exposed to best practices in good governance, management, and transparency standards that will give them the tools to improve the performance of government agencies, promote public accountability in government and achieve economic growth. More than 29,000 participants, from over 185 countries, have been trained by ILI and its global affiliates.

International Law Institute
Fostering Prosperity Through the Rule of Law
1055 Thomas Jefferson St., NW Suite M-100 Washington, DC 20007
Tel: 202.247.6006 Fax: 202.247.6010 Website: www.ili.org

 

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We want to kick off our year with ILI Alumni in Nigeria!

Hosted by
Kim Phan
Executive Director of ILI

Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, Nigeria
7:00-9:00 pm
January 22, 2014

RSVP to Katie McCall at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.by January 21

*Kim will be in Nigeria from January 19-24. Please email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to schedule a seperate meeting with her.

 

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Working Luncheon:

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April 24, 2014

$95

 

  • conference materials
  • a copy of the conference proceedings and
    final papers, and
  • refreshments, luncheon and a cocktail reception
    following the program
  • admission fee does not cover accommodations

International Law Institute
1055 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW
Suite M-100
Washington, DC 20007

9:15 AM - 5:15 PM

12:30 PM

5:15 PM - 7:30 PM

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OVERVIEW

The International Investment Law Center ("IILC"), the IDR Group and the ADR Center of the International Law Institute ("ILI") are pleased to announce a Conference on Interim Measures in International Arbitration.

Professor Don Wallace, Jr., Chairman of the ILI, together with Borzu Sabahi, of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt and Mosle, will open the Conference, and a keynote speech will be delivered by Yu Jianlong, Secretary General of China International Economic and Trade Commission (CIETAC).


The Conference will also feature four panels of internationally renowned experts on this highly topical subject, covering timely and important issues such as:

  • "The Power of Arbitral Tribunals to Offer Interim Relief"

                         Featured Speakers:

                                 Johan Gernandt, Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce
                                 Prof. Joongi Kim, Yonsei Law School
                                 Benno Kimmelman, Sidely Austin LLP
                                 Anthony Connerty, IDR Group

  • "National Court Powers to Order Interim Measures, or to Enforce Orders Made by Arbitral Tribunals"

                         Featured Speakers:

                                 Mark Bravin, Winston & Strawn LLP
                                 Rachael Kent, Wilmer Hale LLP
                                 William K. Slate II, Duke Law School & ICCA
                                 Dr. Ali Yesilirmak, Baker & McKenzie

  • "Interim Relief in Investment Treaty Arbitration"

                         Featured Speakers:

                                 Ian Laird, Crowell & Moring LLP
                                 Charles Verrill Jr., Wiley Rein LLP
                                 Prof. Munir Maniruzzaman, University of Portsmouth
                                 David Branson, King Branson LLP
                                 Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP

  • "Emergency Relief in International Arbitration"

                         Featured Speakers:

                                 Anne-Marie Whitesell, Dechert LLP
                                 Chiann Bao, HKIAC
                                 Kassi Tallent, Crowell & Moring
                                 Rocio Digon, ICC (NY)
                                

       

Questions and Answer periods will be highlighted and encouraged. It is anticipated that discussions of the topics under consideration will be most enlightening for practitioners as well as others interested in this burgeoning field of international law.

 

Payment: Payment may be made in advance or on the day of the Conference.

                For advance reservation and payment, please complete and submit the following:  PAYMENT FORM

                Payment may be made by Credit or Debit Card or a check drawn on a U.S. bank.  [Sorry American Express is not Accepted]

                Speakers are subect to change. 

 

Those interested in attending should contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the International Law Institute:  (202) 247-6006.  Fax:  (202) 247-6010.

 

 

The International Law Institute is pleased to join with Transnational Dispute Development as Media Partners with respect to the Conference.

 

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Upcoming Seminars:
INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT
March 2-20, 2015
September 7-25, 2015

The International Public Procurement seminar covers institutional, legal, financial and procedural issues involved in the procurement of goods and services by public entities and discusses reform programs to improve transparency, efficiency and accountability. It also provides participants with a detailed analysis of the project-procurement cycle including comprehensive coverage of the open tender system.
Key Topics:
  • Public Procurement Reforms
  • National Procurement Laws and Institutions
  • International Procurement
  • Procurement Planning
  • Selection of Consultants
  • International Competitive Bidding
  • Other Methods of Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Performance Based Contracting

Washington, DC; 10 Business Days

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PROCUREMENT OF CONSULTING AND TECHNICAL SERVICES
April 13-24, 2015

This course provides hands-on training in the selection procedures, contractual issues, and negotiation techniques for hiring and supervising consultants and other providers of technical services for projects funded by the World Bank and other financial institutions. The course will also address the broader topic of policy and legal issues related to the hiring of intellectual and technical services: professional liability and conflicts of interest; provisions in the UNCITRAL model law; practices advocated by FIDIC and other professional associations, and practices followed in developed countries.
Key Topics:
  • Procurement of Consulting Services Overview
  • Typical Consulting Contracts
  • Harmonizing Guidelines for the Selection of World Bank and Other IFI Consultants
  • Consulting Service Contracts
  • Hiring of Consultants in IFI-Funded Projects

Washington, DC; 10 Business Days

APPLY NOW

The International Law Institute was founded in 1955 as part of Georgetown University. Since 1983, ILI has been an independent, non-profit training institution.

ILI offers training to assist government officials, practitioners and the private sector in finding solutions to the legal and economic challenges faced by developing nations and emerging economies.

ILI participants are exposed to best practices in good governance, management, and transparency standards that will give them the tools to improve the performance of government agencies, promote public accountability in government and achieve economic growth. More than 29,000 participants, from over 185 countries, have been trained by ILI and its global affiliates.

International Law Institute
Fostering Prosperity Through the Rule of Law
1055 Thomas Jefferson St., NW Suite M-100 Washington, DC 20007
Tel: 202.247.6006 Fax: 202.247.6010 Website: www.ili.org

 

Upcoming Seminar:
INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT
March 3-21, 2013

The International Public Procurement seminar covers institutional, legal, financial and procedural issues involved in the procurement of goods and services by public entities and discusses reform programs to improve transparency, efficiency and accountability. It also provides participants with a detailed analysis of the project-procurement cycle including comprehensive coverage of the open tender system.

The International Law Institute was founded in 1955 as part of Georgetown University. Since 1983, ILI has been an independent, non-profit training institution.

ILI offers training to assist government officials, practitioners and the private sector in finding solutions to the legal and economic challenges faced by developing nations and emerging economies.

ILI participants are exposed to best practices in good governance, management, and transparency standards that will give them the tools to improve the performance of government agencies, promote public accountability in government and achieve economic growth. More than 29,000 participants, from over 185 countries, have been trained by ILI and its global affiliates.


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