Arbitration and European Law, April 7, 2016, IEU (VUB), Brussels

Arbitration and European Law

Preliminary planning:

Date: April 7, 2016

Place: IEU (VUB), Brussels

Time: 14.00 – 18.30

Provisionnal Programme:

The interaction and relationship of EU law and international commercial arbitration has had growing interest over the years. In this course, we will consider the key changes in the Brussels Regulation (recast) for commercial parties, the consequences and interpretation of the arbitration exceptions and the relationship between EU state aid and investment protection under bilateral investment treaties.

We will also discuss the procedure, minimum standards, application of Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights and compare BITs and EU law in investment arbitration.

Confirmed speakers: Mr. Jean-François Bellis, Mr. Damien Geradin, Mr. A. Komninos, Mr. K. Adamantopoulos, Mrs. Z. Prodromou, Mr. G. Palermo and Mr. R. Schlegelmlich. Prices: Non-Members of AIA: 200 euro (excl. VAT) / AIA Members: 100 euro (excl. VAT)