Since 2017, the blockade of Qatar has continued to have a profound impact on the country. Transportation routes have been disrupted, supply chains have been altered, and family and friends remain separated. In response, the Gulf state has deployed various legal mechanisms to resolve the ongoing regional dispute and help reintroduce a sense of normalcy for its residents. Sovereignty:... Continue Reading
Georgios Dimitropoulos is an an associate professor of law in the College of Law at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) in Qatar. He is also a research associate at the University College London’s Centre for Law, Economics and Society (UCL CLES) and at the University College London Centre for Blockchain Technologies (UCL CBT). Dimitropoulos studied law at the University of Athens and holds an LLM from Yale Law School, as well as an LLM and a PhD summa cum laude from the University of Heidelberg. Before joining HBKU, he was a senior research fellow at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg and a Hauser research scholar at New York University’s (NYU) School of Law.