Chair Activities

Map of the world, by Andrew Stutesman (Unsplash)

"Investor State Arbitration between Developed Democracies: A Policy under Challenge" CIGI conference

September 15, 2015 - Ottawa, Ontario

Panel on Reaction to Investor-State Arbitration in Canada and the USA


University College London

December 6, 2018 – London, United Kingdom

Lecture: “Implications of Brexit for Trade Relations between Canada & the United Kingdom: The Way Forward”

Web: ucl.ac.uk/laws/events/2018/dec/implications-brexit-trade-relations-between-canada-united-kingdom-way-forward


USCA – The Modernized NAFTA, ABA Section on International Law

November 15-16, 2018 – Montréal, Québec, Canada

Symposium organized jointly by the Bar of Montreal and the American Bar Association – Section of International Law.

Panel: Investment Chapter

Program [.PDF]: americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/international_law/draft-conference-schedule-montreal.pdf


Canadian Council on International Law Annual Conference

November 2, 2018 – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Panel: “Canadian, UK and European Perspectives on Rebuilding Trade and Investment Relationships After Brexit”

Web: ccil-ccdi.ca/expandedprogram


Joint North American Conference on International Economic Law incorporating the 2018 ASIL IEcLIG Biennial

September 21, 2018 – Montréal, Québec, Canada

Panel Presentation: “The Difficulties for the UK of Creating New Trade Relations after Brexit”

Web: mcgill.ca/fortier-chair/events/managing-international-economic-dis-integration-2018


Brexit Update

February 6, 2017 - Media appearance on Montreal BT

"Professor emeritus Armand de Mestral, Jean Monnet Chair in Law of International Economic Integration at McGill University, returns from Britain with insight into the latest plans for EU exit with the White Paper unlikely to appease critics."

Video: btmontreal.ca/videos/brexit-update/

Armand de Mestral being interviewed on Montreal BT, February 2017.