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12th Conference of the Krickenbecker Kreis on International Investment Law

From 17-18 January 2020, numerous scientists and practitioners met for the 12th time at the invitation of the International Investment Law Centre Cologne (IILCC) to discuss developments in international investment law at the conference of the Krickenbecker Kreis.
The recently published conference report of the event can be found here (SchiedsVZ 2020, 138).


Here you can find information about the intra-EU BITs not covered by the Termination Agreement which was signed by 23 EU Member States on 5 May 2020.

Advanced Course on ICSID Arbitration

The lecture Advanced Course on ICSID Arbitration (Francisco Abriani) will take place in the summer semester 2020 from 25.05.2020 - 28.05.2020 from 10 am to 5 pm online via zoom. Registration is also possible for interested parties who are not enrolled at the University of Cologne by mail to iilcc-info(at) Further information can be found here.

New databases at IILCC

We are pleased to announce that the investment law databases Investor-State Law Guide and Investment Arbitration Reporter can also be used from home via the VPN access of the University of Cologne.

Cancellation: IILCC Investment Law Lecture

The IILCC Investment Law Lecture on "Equality of Parties before International Investment Tribunals" originally planned for 14.05.2020 cannot take place due to the current situation. We hope to find a new date for the event in consultation with Professor Campbell McLachlan and will inform you as soon as possible.