Dear Colleagues and Students,
You are cordially invited to the Alumni Conference organized by Faculty of Law on Thursday November 8th, 2018, at 18.00 in Lecture Room V02.
SPEAKER: Güneş Ünüvar (2010 Graduate),
Centre of Excellence for International Courts (iCourts), Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen
TITLE: “Building Norms and Concepts in International Investment Law: Defining ‘Fair Treatment’ of Foreign Investors through Jurisprudence”
DATE : 08/11/2018 Thursday
TIME, PLACE: 18:00, V 02 amfi
GE 250/251 10 points
ABSTRACT: The talk will focus on investment dispute settlement jurisprudence, and will specifically scrutinize the ‘fair and equitable treatment’ obligation of states (towards foreign investors) in investment arbitration. Through case law, the talk aims at demonstrating how vague concepts are attested meaning, context and content through actual disputes, and looks into the incremental effect of decisions over time.