As part of BVI Arbitration Week, the BVI International Arbitration Centre hosted a panel discussion on arbitration and climate change. I was pleased to participate, remotely from Glasgow, to discuss how arbitration can help to enforce stronger norms of climate action. The webinar is online here.
The journal Transnational Dispute Management has just released a call for papers for a special Issue on the theme of "International Investment Arbitration - Environmental Protection and Climate Change Issues". Details available here.
This week we launched a new podcast: Legal Frontiers, from Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL), providing research-based analysis of developments in transnational law and legal practice. Interviews, presentations and panel discussions will examine the intersection of law and transnational challenges such as climate change, new technologies, public health and economic relations, as well … Continue reading New podcast: Legal Frontiers
The Chinese Journal of International Law has published my review of the recent book "China's International Investment Strategy" edited by Julien Chaisse. The review is online here.
A paper by Professor David D Caron and me concerning marine protected areas has been posted to SSRN as part of the Transnational Law Institute's Think! series. The paper analyses the 2015 outcome of the Mauritius-UK arbitration concerning the Chagos marine protected area, developments in the South China Sea and the ongoing efforts to conserve … Continue reading Conservation or Claim? The Motivations for Recent Marine Protected Areas