NEWSOctober 25, 2018
Miriam Harwood Speaks at 8th Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference in Prague
New York partner Miriam Harwood spoke at the Eighth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference on October 24, 2018 in Prague. The conference was hosted by the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic and KPMG, and is an annual gathering of government officials to share developments and experiences in the area of investor-state treaty claims. Ms. Harwood spoke on a panel entitled “Issues Faced by Respondent States,” which explored the practical problems faced by States defending international arbitrations, including various approaches to the selection of external counsel through public tenders.