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International Law Workshop

In Winter 2015, the International Law Workshop will be a for credit seminar based on paper presentations by outside speakers.  It will meet on Mondays from 4:10 to 6:10 p.m. in Room 1025 South Hall.

Law students and other members of the University of Michigan community are welcome to attend the seminar but students enrolled in the class will have priority in asking questions about the papers.  Papers will be available for pick up at the Center for International & Comparative Law, Room 212 Hutchins Hall and posted on this page a few weeks prior to each talk.

Past International Law Workshops

Winter 2015 Schedule

January 26, 2015
"Of Monsters and Men: Perpetrator Trauma and Mass Atrocity"

Saira Mohamed
Assistant Professor of Law, Berkeley Law, University of California

February 6, 2015
"The Thin Justice of International Law"

Due to University closure on February 2nd, this class has been resceduled for Friday, February 6, 4:20 PM, 1050 South Hall

Steven Ratner
Bruno Simma Collegiate Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School

February 9, 2015

"Ethical Dimensions of IMF Monetary Policy"

Frank Garcia
Professor and Associate Dean for Global Initiatives, Boston College Law School

February 16, 2015
"Autonomy, Residence, and Return"

David Lefkowitz
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL); Coordinator, Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law (PPEL) Program, University of Richmond

February 23, 2015
"The Emerging International Law of Migration"

Professor of Law, Cornell University Law School
March 9, 2015
Distinguished University Professor, Director of Research, Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics, Georgia State University
March 16, 2015
Reader in Environmental Law, Newcastle Law School
March 23, 2015
Response to Professor Nickel's paper: "Can Moral Desert Qualify or Justify Human Rights?"
James W. Nickel
Professor of Philosophy and Law, University of Miami Law School
March 30, 2015
"Procedural Fairness and Investment Treaty Arbitration"

Gus Van Harten
Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School

April 6, 2015
"The People, the State and Land: Theories of Territory""

Margaret Moore
Professor, Department of Political Studies, Queen's University

April 13, 2015
"The New Gates of Admission: On Citizenship, States, and Markets"

Ayelet Shachar
Professor of Law and Political Science & Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Multiculturalism, University of Toronto Faculty of Law