Join us on-line on 19 February for a conference and book launch on “Social License and Dispute Resolution in the Extractive Industries”! Participation is free, registration necessary

Join us on-line on 19 February for a conference and book launch on “Social License and Dispute Resolution in the Extractive Industries”! Registration necessary

PROGRAMME

9:00-12:00 Morning Session – Chairs: Professors Damiano Canapa & Dr. Shaheeza Lalani, University of Lausanne

09:15-09:30Introduction Mr. Joachim Knoll, LALIVE
09:30-10:15Social License to Operate: Gold Mining in Kyrgyzstan Mr. Luke Grenfell-Shaw & Dr. Kemel Toktomushev, University of Central Asia
Discussion Professor Andreas R. Ziegler, University of Lausanne
10:15-11:30A License to Mine: Seeking the Approval of Affected Communities through Operational-Level Grievance Mechanisms Dr. Başak Bağlayan, Université du Luxembourg Discussion PD Dr. Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer, Swiss Institute of Comparative Law
11:30-12:15International Law Challenges to Peruvian Mining Regulation Ms. Clara M. López Rodríguez, King’s College London Discussion Professor Thomas Cottier, World Trade Institute & University of Ottawa

13:30-17:00 Afternoon Session  – Chairs: Professors Andrea Bonomi & Eva Lein
13:30-14:15Assessing Investor Misconduct in Mining Disputes – Legality Requirements, Clean Hands, and Contributory Fault Dr. Johannes Hendrik Fahner, University of Amsterdam, Allen & Overy LLP Discussion Ms. Lorraine de Germiny, LALIVE
14:15-15:00Cash-strapped: How Can Mining Companies Finance Legal Disputes? Mr. Stefano Paolo Catelani, Calimala.legal & Medici Legal Finance Advisory Ms. Olivia Furter, Nivalion Discussion Dr. Isabelle Fellrath, SwissLegal Rouiller & Associés
15:00-15:45Deep Seabed Mining: The Next Frontier in International Investment Law Ms. Patricia Cruz Trabanino, Jenner & Block LLP Discussion Dr. Katherine Simpson, Simpson Dispute Resolution
15:45-16:30  The Global Natural Resources Dispute Resolution Centre & A Practical Guide To Its Draft Rules Mr. Darrell W. Podowski, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP Mr. Zaid Jivani, Employment and Social Development Canada Ms. Caroline Ming, Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution Discussion Dr. Georgios Petrochilos, QC, Three Crowns LLP Mr. Cory H. Kent, McMillan LLP
16:30-17:00  Concluding Remarks Mr. Stéphane Brabant, Herbert Smith Freehills

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