Upcoming Seminars:
INTERNATIONAL BORROWING AND DEBT MANAGEMENT
April 14-25, 2014

This seminar explores key topics with respect to international borrowing and debt management. The goal is to assist policy makers and practitioners from emerging economies to plan for long term challenges, in a fast changing international borrowing and debt management environment.
Key Topics:
  • International Market Access
  • Domestic Bond Markets
  • Credit Risk and Analysis
  • Negotiations and Debt Restructuring
  • Debt Management Capacity and Risk Management
  • Debt and Development
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
RELATED COURSES
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

 

The following event has been cancelled due to a medical issue which is preventing Professor Mozolin from traveling to the US at this time. We hope to reschedule at a later date and will keep you informed.

MODERNIZING RUSSIAN LAW

Date: April 4, 2014, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, coffee and pastries will be served at 9:30
Location: 1055 Thomas Jefferson St., NW, Suite M-100 Washington, DC 20007

The International Law Institute ("ILI") is pleased to announce a Program on Modernizing Russian Law, to be held in ILI's newly renovated conference facilities on April 4, from 10:00 am -12:00 pm.

The Program will feature a:

  • Presentation by Professor Victor Mozolin, former Professor and Head of the Department of Civil and Family Law, Moscow State Juridical Academy and Senior Researcher, Institute of Legislation and Comparative Jurisprudence
  • Professor Peter Maggs, Clifford M. and Bette A. Carney Chair in Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne, will provide comments

Professor Mozolin will describe the current debate among Russian law scholars on how legislation and the Civil Code can best promote Russian economic development.

Don Wallace, Jr., Chairman of the ILI, will host the program and Randy Bregman, a partner at Dentons, will moderate.

Attendees will have the chance to put questions to the Panel, and it is anticipated that discussions of the topic under consideration will be most enlightening for practitioners and scholars interested in the changing structure of law in the development of the Russian economy.

Those interested in attending should contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the International Law Institute by April 1: (202) 247-6006. Fax: (202) 247-6010.

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 Seminars:
INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT: UPSTREAM
May 5-16, 2014

This seminar focuses on international oil and gas contracts used in the upstream industry involving petroleum exploration and production operations, and on key commercial, legal and financial issues involved in international upstream projects. It includes interactive negotiation workshops and hands-on sessions on economics and valuation of oil and gas projects, and covers investor-State arbitration of oil and gas contracts with host governments.
Key Topics:
  • Fundamentals
  • Preliminary Agreements
  • Host Government Agreements / Granting Instruments
  • Joint Ventures with HG / NOC Participation
  • Buying and Selling Upstream
  • Dispute Resolution Special Considerations
  • Other Special Considerations
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT: DOWNSTREAM
October 27-November 7, 2014

This course focuses on international oil and gas contracts used in midstream and downstream industries, and on key commercial, legal and financial issues involved in international oil and gas development projects. This seminar includes an interactive contract negotiation workshop, and also covers the resolution of disputes in the industry.

This program is aimed primarily at legal advisors, project managers, contract administrators and other professionals from host government ministries and agencies and national oil and gas companies and other industry practitioners involved in the negotiation of international oil and gas contracts and the implementation and management of international oil and gas projects.
Key Topics:
  • Fundamentals and Negotiations
  • Midstream and Downstream Contracts and Issues
  • Dispute Resolution and Other Special Considerations
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
RELATED COURSES
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:
ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION
May 26-June 6, 2014

This course familiarizes participants with alternative methods of dispute resolution (ADR). The first part of the course introduces participants to the goals and techniques of mediation; the second half examines the legal issues involved in international commercial arbitration. The emphasis throughout is on the development of practical skills.
Key Topics:
  • Pros and Cons of International ADR
  • The Negotiation Process
  • How Mediation Works
  • Mediation Tools and Principles
  • The Role of Advocate and Litigant
  • Legal Issues in International Arbitration
  • The Arbitral Process
Washington, DC; 10 Business Days
RELATED COURSES
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 Seminars:
WORKSHOP ON LEGISLATIVE DRAFTING
April 28-May 9, 2014

This seminar stresses learning by doing. Participants will convert specific legislative proposals into the drafting of a bill. Instruction will include the basics in drafting common statutory provisions. The United States legislative process will be introduced as a case study.
Location: Washington, DC
Tuition: $3950
Duration: 10 Business Days
LEGISLATIVE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
June 9-20, 2014

This seminar is designed for parties responsible for providing support services to legislatures and parliaments. The growing demands on elected officials and their staffs to enact laws and review national policies efficiently and effectively in an ever–changing and complex environment requires new attention to how the process and institutions are managed. The focus will be on the organizational structure and practical techniques for managing legislative institutions and the support services necessary to accomplish this in an efficient and effective manner. Seminars will be conducted using site visits along with class programs and actual case studies. Participant round tables will be an important component to learning best practices. Special arrangements may be made with advance notice to tailor seminars for parties with specific interests.
Location: Washington, DC
Tuition: $3950
Duration: 10 Business Days
RELATED COURSES
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