Feb. 8, 2013: The Role of Non-State Actors in International Law Symposium
The Role of Non-State Actors in International Law: Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law Symposium
The Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law is sponsoring a one-day symposium on February 8, 2013. The Journal will publish scholarly articles related to the symposium in October 2013.
2013 Lucius Burch Memorial Lecturer and Keynote Address:
- A Conversation with Ian Smillie and Mike Newton
Ian Smillie, Chairman of Diamond Development Initiative
The symposium includes three panel discussions moderated by faculty from Vanderbilt Law School.
Panel One: The Rights and Responsibilities of Non-State Actors, moderated by Ingrid Brunk Wuerth, Vanderbilt Law School
- Karima Bennoune, Professor of Law, UC Davis School of Law
- Harlan G. Cohen, Associate Professor of Law, University of Georgia Law School
- Jean d’Aspremont, Associate Professor of International Law, University of Amsterdam
- Suzanne Katzenstein, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Duke University
- Peter J. Spiro, Charles R. Weiner Professor of Law, Temple University School of Law
Panel Two: The Role of Non-State Actors in International Financial Regulation, moderated by Yesha Yadav, Vanderbilt Law School
- Peter Kerstens, Counselor, E.U. Delegation to U.S.
- Robert Peterson, Assistant Director, Office of International Affairs, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
- Manmohan Singh, International Monetary Fund
Panel Three: The International Legal Obligations of Non-State Actors, moderated by Vijay Padmanabhan, Vanderbilt Law School
- Colonel Jeff Bovarnick, The Staff Judge Advocate, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
- Geoffrey S. Corn, Professor of Law, South Texas School of Law
- Peter Margulies, Professor of Law, Roger Williams Law School