Solving Global Problems

Solving Global Problems: Perspectives from International Law and Policy: Program


Videorecordings of the panels and remarks are available by clicking on the program and panel titles in bold below.

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8:30am – 9:00am Check-In
Continental breakfast available in Events Center

9:00am – 9:15am Introduction and Opening Remarks
Dr. Tai-Heng Cheng, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP and Distinguished Senior Lecturer, New York Law School

9:15am -10:45am Panel I—Environmental Law
  Hari Osofsky (University of Minnesota)
Commentators: William Ascher (Claremont McKenna College) and Rebecca Bratspies (CUNY)

Coffee break

10:50am -12:20pm Panel II—Use of Force
Jacob Cogan (University of Cincinnati) and Monica Hakimi (University of Michigan)
Commentators: Mahnoush Arsanjani (International Law Associates), William Burke-White (University of Pennsylvania), and Nicholas Rostow (National Defense University)

12:30pm – 2:00pm Lunch and Keynote
W. Michael Reisman, Myres S. McDougal Professor of International Law, Yale Law School

2:00pm – 3:30pm Panel III—International Investment and Trade Law
Diane Desierto (Peking University)
Commentators: Tai-Heng Cheng (Quinn Emanuel) and Robert Howse (New York University)

Coffee break

3:40pm – 5:10pm Panel IV—Human Rights
Craig Hammer (World Bank) (presenting a paper co-authored with Winston Nagan, University of Florida)
Commentators: Ruti Teitel (New York Law School) and Siegfried Wiessner (St. Thomas University)

5:10pm – 5:30pm Closing remarks
Molly Land, Associate Professor of Law, New York Law School

5:30pm – 6:30pm Wine and cheese reception.