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A Hardy Case Makes Bad Law

A Hardy Case Makes Bad Law



Professor Victoria Sahani, now associated with the Boston University of Law, presented a working draft of her work A Hardy Case Makes Bad Law. This work examines how investment arbitration awards are enforced under U.S. domestic law.


Formerly from Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, “Victoria Shannon Sahani is a tenured Associate Professor of Law at Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law in Phoenix, Arizona. She has over a decade of experience in international commercial arbitration, investment treaty arbitration, and alternative dispute resolution. She has been approached over the years by over thirty entities and individuals seeking her consulting services regarding starting third-party funding enterprises. In Fall 2017, she published the second edition of her coauthored book, Third-Party Funding in International Arbitration (with Lisa Bench Nieuwveld) (Wolters Kluwer 2017). She has published academic and professional articles on third-party funding in the UCLA Law Review, the Tulane Law Review, the Cardozo Law Review, the Tennessee Journal of Business Law, and the Journal of International Arbitration, as well as other journals. She has forthcoming and published book chapters on third-party funding in books published by Cambridge University Press, Brill / Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, and Wolters Kluwer.”

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FIU Law, FIU Law Faculty Workshop Series, Victoria Sahani, Investment Treaty Arbitration, U.S. Domestic Law, ICSID


Law | Litigation

A Hardy Case Makes Bad Law