10 June 2019: CIL Researchers Sit as Arbitrators in Vietnam National Rounds of FDI International Moot

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Research Consultant Emily Choo at the closing ceremony
Research Associate Eugenio Gomez-Chico (bottom row, extreme right) at the workshop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For the second consecutive year, CIL was represented in the pool of arbitrators of the Vietnam National Rounds of the FDI International Moot. Research Associate Eugenio Gomez-Chico and Research Consultant Emily Choo sat as arbitrators for various rounds, including the quarter-finals, semi-finals and the final match of the event. This year, team Rigaux from Hanoi Law University won against 14 other teams, advancing to the regional rounds in Seoul, South Korea.

In addition to participating as arbitrators, Ms Choo delivered a lecture on ‘The Impact of Amicus Curiae Interventions in Investor-State Disputes’, and Mr Gomez-Chico spoke on ‘How to Prepare and Win an FDI Moot Competition’ in the workshop.