Monday, October 13, 2014

Oxford Public International Law Discussion Group - Michaelmas Term 2014

Here's the schedule for the Oxford Public International Law Discussion Group for Michaelmas Term 2014:
  • October 16, 2014: Patricia O'Brien (Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations and other International Organisations at Geneva; formerly, Legal Counsel, United Nations), Rule of Law at the international level - still relevant?
  • October 23, 2014: Kirsty Brimelow (Doughty Street Chambers), Whose Convention is it anyway? Addressing the facts and myths around the Human Rights Act
  • October 30, 2014: Martins Paparinskis (Univ. College London), A Sceptic's Guide to Legitimate Expectations in International Investment Law: Revisiting the Sources
  • November 6, 2014: Reuven Ziegler (Univ. of Reading), Independence referendums and putative citizenship - the Scottish referendum in a global perspective
  • November 13, 2014: Peter Quayle (Univ. of Notre Dame - London Law Centre), 'A Problem of Interpretation’: The ICJ’s Approach to the Constituent Instruments of International Organizations
  • November 20, 2014: Chanaka Wickremasinghe (Foreign and Commonwealth Office, United Kingdom), tba
  • November 27, 2014: Christine Chinkin (London School of Economics), tba
  • December 4, 2014: Andrew Clapham (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies), Guantanamo Bay: Some Public International Law Issues Arising in the 9/11 Trials