Young Scholars Workshop on Investment Law


The 2020 CIBEL Global Network Young Scholars Workshop offers a great opportunity for people to listen to scholars who are young but have great potentials in the legal study and profession on their research projects or thoughts that are related to the CIBEL field. 

This year's workshop consisted of four 90-minute online sessions, each focused on one or more research areas within the CIBEL field. 16 excellent speakers from some top institutes around the globe have been selected to present at the workshop, including the University of Pennsylvania (US), University of Edinburgh (UK), University of Oslo (Norway), Trade and Fiscal Policy Division, Ministry of Commerce and Industry (India), National University of Singapore (Singapore), University of Geneva (Switzerland), China University of Political Science and Law (China), just to name a few.

#3. Investment Law

  • Ms Apeksha Chauhan (Trade and Fiscal Policy Division, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India) "Global FDI restrictions post COVID-19: Maintaining national security or deaccelerating Globalisation"
  • Ms Kehinde Olaoye (Chinese University of Hong Kong) "Force Majeure Clauses, Investor-State Contract Disputes and the Covid-19 Pandemic"
  • Ms Nicola Strain (University of Oslo) "Assessing emergencies before investor-state arbitral tribunals: BITs fit for purpose to address global health pandemics?"
  • Mr Swargodeep Sarkar (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur) "India, Health-related Regulatory Measures, and Investment Treaty Arbitration – Can Police Powers Doctrine be a Knight in Shining Armor?"


For more information about the workshop, please click here.