"International Law and the Trump Administration: The Future of International Agreements," Followed by Q&A with Professors Cohen and Cade

Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:20pm
Location: 
Classroom E (252) - Hirsch Hall

From 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., the law school’s Dean Rusk International Law Center will livestream a panel, hosted by the D.C.-based American Society of International Law, on "International Law and the Trump Administration: The Future of International Agreements." Speakers include top State Department lawyers from the last two administrations: Catherine Amirfar, partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP and the Department’s Counselor on International Law from 2014 to 2016, and John B. Bellinger III, partner at Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP and the Department’s Legal Adviser from 2005 to 2009.

Following the livestream (from 12:30-1:20 p.m.), Georgia Law Professors Harlan Cohen and Jason Cade will host a Q&A session on the legal issues raised by certain international-law-related executive actions this month, including “Presidential Memorandum Regarding Withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations and Agreement” and the executive order entitled “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States.”

Contact Name: 
Kathleen Doty
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