LAW & PRACTICE OF INVESTMENT TREATY ARBITRATION
2015/2016, Semester 1
Modular Credits: LL4078 ( 4 ) / LL5078 ( 4 ) / LL6078 ( 4 )
This course is about a form of arbitration which is specific to disputes arising between international investors and host states – i.e. investor-state disputes – involving public, treaty rights. In contrast, international commercial arbitration typically deals with the resolution of disputes over private law rights between what are usually private parties. It will be of interest to those interested in arbitration, and/or the law of foreign investment.
NUS Compulsory Core Curriculum or its equivalent
Mode of Assessment:
Class Participation - 20%; 6-hr Take Home Exam - 80% [Release: Fri, 2 Oct 15 (1pm); Due: Fri, 2 Oct 15 (7pm)]
Intensive: Wk 1 - 3; Dates: 10 - 28 Aug 2015