Professor Strong Assists United Nations With Project on Treaty Interpretation

Professor S.I. Strong recently had two case notes published by the United Nations the as part of the Case Law on UNCITRAL Texts (CLOUT) project.

Professor Strong is a National Reporter for CLOUT, which helps develop international consensus on the interpretation and application of international treaties and model laws promulgated by United Nations Commission on International Law (UNCITRAL).  Professor Strong focuses on instruments involving international arbitration (the United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, commonly known as the New York Convention, and the UNCITRAL Model Arbitration Law on International Commercial Arbitration).

Her most recent case notes on “CBF Indústria de Gusa, S/A v. AMCI Holdings, Inc.,” from the Second Circuit, and “Escobar v. Celebration Cruise Operator,” from the Eleventh Circuit, can be found at U.N. Comm’n on Int’l Trade Law, Case Law on UNICTRAL Texts (CLOUT), at 8, U.N. Doc. A/CN.9/Ser. C/Abstracts 194 (25 September 2018).