Veronika Korom
Assistant Professor, Public and Private Policy Department

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Université Aix-Marseille III (Doctorate in law, 2014), College of Law (LPC, 2007), University of Oxford (MJur, 2005), Université Eötvös Loránd of Budapest (dr. jur., 2004) and Université Aix-Marseille III (Bachelor in Law, 2002).

Veronika Korom studied law in Budapest, Aix-en-Provence, Oxford and London. She is dual-qualified as solicitor of England and Wales and as avocat admitted to the Paris bar, and is also a member of the Budapest bar. Veronika worked in university research in the field of comparative contract and company law at the Universities of Oxford, Vienna and Brussels before practicing in the field of international finance and international arbitration in international law firms based in London and Paris. Veronika is referenced as arbitrator on the list of the Court of Arbitration of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and lectures on arbitration and international business law at the Paris Dauphine University and the Pázmány Péter University of Budapest.

Veronika's main research interests are corporate law, comparative law, international investment law, international investment arbitration, EU law and the interaction between the international and EU legal orders in the field of international investment protection. 


Academic Publications
  "L'avenir du CETA : l'avis de la CJUE et la ratification par la France" (V. Korom), Recueil Dalloz, Sep 2019, Issue 31, p. 1752
  "Vers une nouvelle loi sur la surveillance?" (V. Korom), Recueil Dalloz, Jul 2019, Issue 24, p. 1384
  "Jurisprudence Achmea : la fin de l'arbitrage d'investissement au sein de l'Union européenne?" (V. Korom, ), Recueil Dalloz, Oct 2018, Issue 36, p. 2005‑2010
  "Freedom of establishment for companies: the European Court of Justice confirms and refines its Daily Mail decision in the Cartesio case C-210/06" (V. Korom, P. Metzinger), Company and Financial Law Review, Apr 2009, Vol. 6, Issue 1
  "Centros and the cost of branching" (V. Korom, M. Becht, L. Enriques), Journal of Corporate Legal Studies, Apr 2009, Vol. 9, Issue 1
  "La liberté d'établissement des personnes morales et l'affaire Cartesio: un pas en arrière?" (V. Korom), Revue Lamy Droit des Affaires, Mar 2009, Issue 36

  Hungary. In: Investment Arbitration in Central and Eastern Europe. (UK) : Edward Elgar Publishing, Csongor István Nagy. 2019, p. 156-219
  Certification and Transfer of Securities; Companies: Supplementary Provisions; Companies: Interpretation. In: Companies Act 2006 - Kommentar. Munich (Germany) : C.H.Beck, Alexander Schall. 2014
  The Cost of Limited Branching in the EU. In: Perspectives in Company Law and Financial Regulation - Essays in Honour of Professor Eddy Wymeersch (with M. Becht, L. Enriques). Oxford (UK) : Cambridge University Press, Michel Tison, Hans De Wulf, Christoph Van der Elst, Reinhard Steennot. 2009

Professional Publications
  "Challenges to ICC and Other Foreign Institutional Arbitration under the New Hungarian Arbitration Act" (V. Korom), ICC Dispute Resolution Bulletin, Nov 2019, Vol. 2019, Issue 3, p. 19‑22
  "Arrêt Achmea : quelles stratégies pour les entreprises européennes pour protéger leurs investissements dans l?UE ?" (V. Korom, H. Bouthinon‑Dumas), Juriste d'entreprise magazine, Jun 2018, Vol. 8, Issue 31, p. 30‑31

Working papers
  "Faut-il avoir peur des tribunaux d'investissement du CETA?" (V. Korom). Essec Research Center, DR‑- Nov 19.

Other Publications
Press articles
  "Is There Finally a (Partial) Solution to the 2017 Hungarian Arbitration Act?s Controversial Requirement that Arbitrators Reimburse Fees If the Award is Set Aside?". Kluwer Arbitration Blog, 08 Aug 2019
  "Hungary Gives the Green Light for the Conclusion of a Termination Agreement for Intra-EU BITs". Kluwer Arbitration Blog, 14 Jan 2019

Scientific Activities
Conference Presentations
  "Why the proposed procedure for the selection of MIC judges does not serve the interest of small EU states", EFILA Side Event at the UNCITRAL Working Group III meeting (Vienna, October 2019), European Federation for Investment Law and Arbitration, Vienna, Austria, 16 Oct 2019
  "Hacked evidence - now what?", Kyiv Arbitration Days, Ukrainian Bar Association, Kyiv, Ukraine, 13 Sep 2019
  "Women in arbitration", Female Arbitration - Gender equality in international arbitration?, Clifford Chance, ArbitralWomen, DIS, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 04 Sep 2019
  "State of Play in Intra-EU Investment Protection and Arbitration", The Impact of EU Investment Law on International Economic Regionalism, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italie, 15 May 2019
  "Intra-EU ISDS - what next?", Alternatives to intra-EU ISDS in the aftermath of Achmea and the Member States? Declaration of 15 January 2019, ESSEC Business School, Paris, France, 02 Apr 2019
  "World Investment Courts: Would It Work?", Tour de Arbitration, Centre for Advanced Research in Dispute Settlement, Paris, France, 05 Feb 2019
  "Constructing a Multilateral Investment Court", EFILA Annual Conference - The EU and the future of international investment law and arbitration, EFILA (European Federation for Investment Law and Arbitration), London, UK, 31 Jan 2019
  "Minimizing costs in international arbitration: tips and tricks", Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on Efficiency and Costs in International Arbitration, Young ICCA, Zagreb, Croatia, 07 Dec 2018
  "What are the implications of Achmea in investment treaty law? What degree of notice should national courts give to intra-EU investment treaty awards in light of the Achmea judgment?", The EU law of unintended consequences - What is the impact of the Achmea judgment on investment and dispute settlement in the EU energy sector?, European University Institute, HEC, Dechert, Paris, France, 16 Nov 2018
  "Why Budapest? - Budapest as venue of arbitration", Hungarian Arbitration on UNCITRAL Bases, Court of Arbitration of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce, Hungarian Ministry of Justice, Budapest, Hungary, 14 Nov 2018
  "The consequences of the CJEU's Achmea judgment for investment treaty arbitration", DAA Investment Arbitration Committee Meeting, Dutch Arbitration Association (DAA), Amsterdam, Netherlands, 15 Jun 2018
  "EU law and intra-EU investment arbitration - where do we stand?", CILS International Arbitration Symposium, Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria, 07 Jun 2018
  "The CJEU's Achmea judgment and intra-EU disputes under the Energy Charter Treaty", Wolters Kluwer Third Hungarian Energy Law Conference , Wolters Kluwer, Budapest, Hongrie, 31 May 2018
  "Arbitrability under the French, English and Hungarian law", The New Hungarian Arbitration Act: Views from Hungary and Abroad, Central European Univeristy, Budapest, Hongrie, 17 May 2018
  "The Impact of Achmea on Intra-EU Investment Treaty Arbitration", Killing me softly with EU Law: What to do after the CJEU Judgement in Achmea?, International Chamber of Commerce - Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF), London, UK, 16 Apr 2018
  "The Future of Intra-EU Investment Arbitration in the Aftermath of the Achmea Judgment ", Paris Arbitration Week 2018, Paris, France, 11 Apr 2018
  "Enforcement of Arbitral Awards and European Union Law", The New York Convention and European Union Law. Celebrating 60 Years of the New York Convention, University of Oxford, Institute of European and Comparative Law, Oxford, UK, 28 Mar 2018
  "Best Practices for Working with In-House Counsel", In-house & External Counsel ? What we've always wanted to tell each other, YIAG and ICDR Y&I Seminar, Frankfurt, Germany, 19 Oct 2017
  "Provisional Measures in Investment Arbitration", Interim Measures and Security for Costs in Arbitration Proceedings, International Chamber of Commerce - Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF), Budapest, Hungary, 19 May 2017
  "Backlash Against Investment Arbitration and Issue Conflicts", Investment Arbitration in Challenging Times ? Issue Conflicts and the Problem of Legitimacy, International Chamber of Commerce - Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF), Frankfurt, Germany, 07 Mar 2017
  "Lessons Learned from the ICSID Proceedings against Hungary in the Field of Energy", First Hungarian Energy Law Conference, Wolters Kluwer, Budapest, Hungary, 13 Sep 2016
  "Parallel Proceedings and Abuse of Process", CILS International Arbitration Symposium, Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria, 03 Jun 2016
  "Intra-EU Investment Arbitration: The CEE Perspective", CEU and Hungarian Academy of Sciences Joint Symposium, Central European Univeristy & Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary, 20 May 2016
  "The EU and International Investment Law and Arbitration: Strange Bedfellows?", Shearman & Sterling International Arbitration Speaker Series, Shearman & Sterling LLP, London, UK, 12 May 2015
  "The Protection of Foreign Investment in International Law and EU Law", Hungarian Academy of Sciences Speaker Series, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary, 08 Jan 2015
  "Structuring Intra-EU Investments to Obtain Investment Protection in the European Union", CILS International Arbitration Symposium, Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria, 25 Apr 2014
  "Investment Arbitration in the EU: The Beginning of the End?", Recent Developments in the Law of International Arbitration, University of Oxford, Institute of European and Comparative Law, Oxford, UK, 12 Oct 2012
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