Center for International Law

What’s happening at the Center for International Law

Upcoming event – The 2019 Otto L. Walter Lecture: A Justice’s Reflections on the European Court of Human Rights in the 21st Century with Andras Sajo, former judge of the European Court of Human Rights 

  • Date: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm
  • Location: W301
  • For more information and to register, click here.
  • This lecture is open to the public.


International Law Q&A: Ophelia the International Law Orchid, who hosts our “International Law Q&A,” answers a question about the rights of people (and the obligation of governments) in the aftermath of a disaster. Read more here.

 


Upcoming lunch lecture: International Trade and Customs Law – An Introduction

  • Date: Monday, Sept. 23, 2019
  • Time: 12:45 pm–1:45 pm
  • Location: W401
  • Lunch: Provided for free
  • For more information and to register, click here.
  • This lecture is for the New York Law School community only.


Upcoming lunch lecture: Ethics and Compliance – Private Sector Versus the United Nations

  • Date: Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019
  • Time: 12:45 pm–1:45 pm
  • Location: W401 (new room)
  • Lunch: Provided for free
  • For more information and to register, click here.
  • This lecture is for the New York Law School community only.


International Law Q&A: Ophelia the International Law Orchid, who hosts our “International Law Q&A,” answers a question about whether the government can bar the entry of a person into the United States because it didn’t like the posts made by his friends on social media. Read more here.


International Law Q&A: On this Labor Day weekend, Ophelia the International Law Orchid, who hosts our “International Law Q&A,” answers a question about minimum wages and whether international law calls for them. Read more here.

 


Upcoming lunch lecture: Fighting Terrorism, Protecting Human Rights

  • Date: Monday, Sept. 9, 2019
  • Time: 12:45 pm–1:45 pm
  • Location: W401
  • Lunch: Provided for free
  • For more information and to register, click here.
  • This lecture is for the New York Law School community only.


International Law Q&A: Ophelia the International Law Orchid, who hosts our “International Law Q&A,” answers a question about the conditions under which migrants should be held once they are in custody. Read more here.

 


International Law Q&A: Ophelia the International Law Orchid, who hosts our “International Law Q&A,” talks about the kinds of cases adjudicated by the International Court of Justice. Read more here.

 


International Law Q&A: Ophelia the International Law Orchid makes her debut today! She is the host of a new feature called “International Law Q&A” where she discusses questions concerning current events and international law. Today she discusses whether a private citizen may sign an international agreement on behalf of her nation. Read more here.

 


July 24, 2019: Center Co-Director and Professor Ruti Teitel is undertaking an extensive agenda of speaking appearances in Taiwan. Her week includes government meetings, two keynotes, and a bookstore talk. A translated version of Professor Teitel’s landmark book, Transitional Justice, was recently published in Taiwan.


July 22, 2019: New Co-Directors at the Center for International Law

Professor Ruti TeitelProfessor Ruti TeitelProfessor Ruti G. Teitel and Adjunct Professor Barry Appleton have been appointed as Co-Directors of the Center for International Law. Professor Teitel is the Ernst C. Stiefel Professor of Comparative Law at New York Law School, and also the Director of the Law School’s Institute for Global Law, Justice, and Policy, and Chair of the Global Law and Justice Colloquium. Adjunct Professor Barry Appleton is Senior Fellow of the Center for International Law and Managing Partner at Appleton & Associates. Read more here.


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