April 2024 Club Meeting - 3 Treaties

Thursday, April 11, 2024 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Event Location: Baker McKenzie - Zoom

Boaz S. Morag and Katie L. Gonzalez, who are the co-chair of the Working Group and assistant to the Working Group, respectively, of the New York City Bar Association that drafted the recently published City Bar Report on the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements (COCA Convention), Hague Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters (Judgments Convention), and United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (Singapore Convention), will present on these three private international law treaties that the United States has signed but has yet to ratify and implement.  The presentation will address the provisions of the treaties, the Working Group’s proposal as to their implementation in the United States and the impact of these Conventions on international arbitration.