• Reconstruction Of Iraq Coalition Provisional Authority Issues Order Number 39 Allowing Foreign Investments In Iraq
  • September 30, 2003
  • Law Firm: Pillsbury Winthrop LLP - San Francisco Office
  • On September 19, 2003 Mr. L. Paul Bremer, the Administrator of the Coalition Provisional Authority ("CPA") signed Order Number 39 ("Order 39") into law. Order 39 not only abolishes the existing Iraqi foreign investment law and replaces it with the provisions of the new Order 39, but also launches a new phase in the process of rebuilding Iraq. The following is a summary of the key provisions of Order 39.