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October 30, 2014
Miriam Harwood Speaks at Czech Republic’s International Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference in Prague


Partner Miriam Harwood (New York), participated in the 4th Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, organized by the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic, in Prague On October 30, 2014. This conference brings together government officials, leading practitioners and academics to discuss current issues and developments in investor-state arbitrations. Ms. Harwood participated on two panels, one on the “Pro-active Management of Your Investment Treaty Program,” in which she gave a presentation on the background and evolution of bilateral investment treaties and another on “Threshold Steps in the Investment Treaty Arbitral Process,” in which she presented on the practical steps for organizing the defense of respondent States.  This invitation-only conference was attended by approximately 150 people, including delegations of government representatives from 17 countries.

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