On initiative of NOVA School of Law, the Nova University Lisbon is granting the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to George Bermann.
The ceremony will take place on October 16, at 11:00 am, at the Rectorate of NOVA, Campolide Campus.
Professor Maria Helena Brito, from NOVA School of Law, will do the laudation of the awardee and Professor Mariana França Gouveia, director of NOVA School of Law, will be the patron.
George Bermann is Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, where holds a Jean Monnet Chair in European Law, and the Director of the Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration (CICIA) of which he was a Founding Member. Bermann is considered an International Arbitration ambassador for his work in commercial and investment dispute resolution.