About the Organizers
The National Law University Odisha (NLUO), located at Cuttack, Odisha is a vibrant addition to India’s national law universities. Within a short span, NLUO has made its mark as a university engaged in teaching and research in law.
International Law and Policy Society (ILPS) is a student-run, research society of NLUO. The ILPS has been established to provide thorough research, working papers, publications, seminars, conferences, projects, and engagement, a platform for intellectual dialogue on contemporary issues of international law and foreign policy. The emphasis of this society is on public international law, international affairs, and foreign policies of different nations.
Find ILPS here.
About the Opportunity
National Law University Odisha, and International Law and Policy Society, are organizing a Webinar on the topic “Most Favoured Nation Clauses in Bilateral Investment Treaties”, on March 13, 2021, from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM.
The Webinar: Its Background
In pursuance of the society’s aim to promote intellectual dialogue on important areas of international law, ILPS is pleased to organize its second webinar on the topic “Most Favored Nations Clauses in Bilateral Investment Treaties”
Most Favored Nations (MFN) clauses are common in Bilateral Investment Treaties. However, it has been a subject of varied interpretations by treaty-based arbitral tribunals. Through this webinar, the society aims to provide a platform to create a better understanding of MFN in Bilateral Investment Treaties.
Poorvi Satija, an international arbitration lawyer, is an associate at White & Case LLP. She mainly deals with international commercial and investment arbitration cases.
She has been involved as a coach and arbitrator in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot competition for years. Since 2017, she has also been coaching teams for the IBA-VIAC CDRC Vienna Mediation and Negotiation Competition.
Ms. Poorvi graduated with a BA LLB degree from NALSAR University, Hyderabad in 2013 and pursued LLM in Dispute Resolution from Harvard Law School.
- Date: March 13, 2021.
- Time: from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM.
- Platform: Cisco WebEx.
How to Register?
Register through the link given at the end of this post.
e-Certificate will be awarded to all the attendees.