Foley Hoag Partner Mélida Hodgson Elected to ICC Institute of World Business Law Council
January 8, 2018
Foley Hoag LLP partner Mélida Hodgson has been elected to the Council of the ICC Institute of World Business Law. The ICC Institute is a think-tank that provides research, training and information to the legal profession concerned with the development of international business law. Its Council is made up of renowned arbitrators and experts in international law from all parts of the world.
Hodgson is a member of Foley Hoag's International Litigation and Arbitration Department. She focuses her practice on investor-State and commercial arbitrations, as well as counseling governments and State-owned entities with respect to international investment protection obligations, World Trade Organization dispute resolution and international trade policy issues.
Established in 1979 and based in Paris, the ICC Institute's main objectives are to foster wider knowledge and the development of the law and practices of international business, through close cooperation and discussions between practitioners and scholars and through training and research.
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