Tuesday, February 19, 2013


FREE CLE  - FEB 20th at 12pm

The WSBA International Practice Section invites you to attend a presentation on “DRAFTING OF ARBITRATION CLAUSES IN INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTS,” on February 20, 2013, from 12:00-1:30 p.m, at Garvey Schubert Barer, 1191 Second Avenue, 18th Floor, Seattle, WA 98101. 

 Join Hong-Sik (Justin) Chung, an Associate Professor of Law at Chung-Ang University School of Law in Seoul, Korea and a visiting Professor at the University of Washington Law School, as he discusses the nuances and issues that every lawyer should consider when drafting an Arbitration Clause in any International Contract. 

 International arbitration has become the principal method of resolving disputes between private parties in almost every aspect of international trade, commerce, and investment.  International arbitration involves many concepts and features different from domestic arbitration.  

This CLE will cover many important aspects to be considered when you negotiate and draft arbitration clauses in international contracts. 

For more information and to reserve your spot, please contact Shahzad Q. Qadri at sqadri@wongfleming.com.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Call for Articles

The International Practice Section is callling for articles for its Newsletter published quarterly.

Please contact
Section Representative contact information:

Nathan R. Viavant
Williams Kastner
Direct: 206.233.2976
Fax: 206.628.6611
Email: nviavant@williamskastner.com

ABA Section of International Law 2013 Spring Meeting

Dear Section Members
The annual ABA Section of International Law 2013 spring meeting will be held April 23 - 27, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capital Hill.
This spring meeting offers you substantive legal education sessions, learning and participating from the latest top experts and outstanding networking opportunities.
Attached is a detailed flyer of the upcoming event.