Category Archives: Past events


Recent Developments in Maritime, Transport and Insurance Law

23rd November 2015 – MIS Centre for International Law Studies, hosted yet another valuable seminar on Recent Developments in Maritime, Transport and Insurance Law

The purpose of this timely seminar was to discuss current issues of international marine, transport and insurance law. With a focus on international norms. The Seminar speakers proved their incredible reputations of the world’s leading experts and practitioners in marine and transport law.

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Legal Responses to Dust Storm

On the 9th February 2015, MIS has successfully hosted the seminar on Legal Responses to Dust Storm. The Seminar speakers are world class specialists on the topically issue of dust storms and their effects on the environment. The event took place to coincide with this year’s UAE National Environment Day.

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Legal Responses to Vessel Related Oil Pollution Damage

MIS, a Centre for International Law, situated in Dubai Knowledge Village, has once again successfully delivered a well-structured and highly informative seminar. The seminar hosted some internationally well-known scholars in Maritime and Transport law with the title “Legal Responses to Vessel Related Oil Pollution Damage.” Although a particularly specific topic, the event drew in various international lawyers, advocates, general counsels, students, international judges and more… Read more


Current Issues on International Investment Treaty Arbitration

On the 13th June 2013 MIS welcomed two of the world’s leading experts and practitioners in international investment law and international commercial arbitration, Professor Dr. Kaj Hober & Professor Dr. Rudolf Dolzer to the Dubai Knowledge Village to share with us and our guests their expertese on International Investment Treaty Arbitration, a topic becoming more and more relied upon in these current times in Middle East Regions. Read more

MIS Open to the public – special guest lecture H.E. Judge Koroma

MIS – A Centre for International Legal Studies – Opens its doors to the public in Dubai 2012

A special guest lecture by H.E Judge Koroma from the International Court of Justice on “Respecting International Law and the International Court of Human Rights”.

The evening  began with the MIS Founder, Mr Sirous Motevassel (CEO Carib International) welcoming the guests and speakers from across the globe with a particular focus on the Middle East, amongst them were some of the region’s top Lawyers, Academics, Local Ambassadors, Students and those keen to hear more about the Centre’s activities. Read more

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MIS are always looking to collaborate with partner, to gain support from law firms, academics, educational institutions and more. We are dedicated to continue to bring high quality Seminars/Conferences/Courses to the MENA.

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