Dr Ruiz Abou-Nigm to present at Course on International Law

Dr Veronica Ruiz Abou-Nigm has been invited by the Organisation of American States (OAS) to lecture on ‘Forum Non Conveniens’ at the XLII Course on International Law.

The Course on International Law has been organised annually by the Inter-American Judicial Committee since since 1973.

Held in Rio de Janeiro, this year’s event takes between 12th and 14th August and will be themed on “The current Inter-American Legal Agenda.”

Dr Veronica Ruiz Abou-Nigm is Lecturer in International Private Law at Edinburgh Law School, with research interests in international law and shipping law.

She teaches international private law at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.