Chairman | H. Ercüment Erdem,
Partner, Erdem and Erdem, Turkey; Professor of Commercial Law, Galatasaray University; Co-Chair of the ICC Commission on Commercial Law and Practice
Independent Arbitrator, Affaki Société d’Avocats, France; Professor of Law, University Paris I
Of Counsel, Head of Arbitration Practice, Bonelli Erede Pappalardo, Italy; Former Professor of International Trade Law, Padua University
Luiz Olavo Baptista
Founder, Atelier Juridico, Brazil; Professor, Department of International Law, University of Sao Paulo Law School
Richard H. Kreindler,
Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Germany/United States; Honorary Professor, University of Münster, Germany
Founder and Senior Partner, Obeid Law Firm, Lebanon; Professor of International Arbitration, Lebanese University, Beirut
Horacio Grigera Naón,
Independent Arbitrator, Washington, United States
About the Prize
The ICC Institute of World Business Law Prize aims to contribute towards the understanding and progress of international commercial law around the world and to encourage those engaged in focused research on legal issues affecting international business.
The ICC Institute’s Prize is designed to recognize excellent legal writing in the field of international commercial law, including arbitration.
Deadline for entries: 5 April 2019
It is open to:
- anyone aged 40 or under on 5 April 2019
- doctoral dissertations and long essays of a minimum of 150 pages
- drafted in French or English, the two official languages of ICC
- on international commercial law (including arbitration)
For complete information on the entry conditions please consult the ICC Institute Prize website at: www.iccinstituteprize.org
The ICC Institute of World Business Law
The ICC Institute of World Business Law acts as a think-tank working closely with the ICC International Court of Arbitration. It is composed of 39 Council members from 19 countries, all experienced professionals or academics in international business law or international commercial arbitration, as well as more than 250 members from around the world.
Created over 35 years ago, the Institute provides research, training and information to the legal profession concerned with the development of international business law. In line with its philosophy of excellence, it proposes publications, trainings and conferences on different topics related to international business law.