About the course:
In this course we will analyse the origins of the promotion of foreign direct investment and the protection of foreign investors, the international rules on treatment and protection, the attempt to introduce duties on multinational corporations, the settlement of investment disputes and the alternatives to protection, namely, investment insurance. The course focus on international investment law and policy, giving incentives to attendants to pursue further study and build local scientific capacity in the field of international investment law.
The objectives of the course to make participants understand the key concepts surrounding international investment law, be able to answer relevant problem questions The largest 100 corporations hold 25 percent of the worldwide productive assets, which in turn control 75 percent of international trade and 98 percent of all foreign direct investment. The multinational corporation…puts the economic decision beyond the effective reach of the political process and its decision-makers, national governments. – Peter Drucker. and engage into constructive dialogue in relation to the political and legal issues involved in the protection of foreign direct investment.
Dr. Panayotis M. Protopsaltis is a research fellow at the Centre for American Legal Studies, Birmingham City University, UK. He studied law at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, at the University of Paris II (Panthe onAssas) and at the University of Paris I (Panthe onSorbonne) from where he holds a doctoral degree in public international law. He has conducted research and contributed to publications in the field of international investment law. In addition to his academic work he is a qualified lawyer in Greece. He speaks Greek, English, French, German and Turkish.
Who Can Participate:
- Advocates/ Academicians
- Legal personnel/ Counsels and Legal Advisors.
- Business Consultants/ Advisors
- Students (pursuing full-time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Law / Business Management / or any related field are eligible to register for this course)
How to Apply:
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