Prof. Drumbl Presents at Conference to Commemorate 25th Anniversary of the UN CRC

Washington and Lee law professor Mark Drumbl recently presented at a conference in Leiden, The Netherlands, to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. The event drew over three hundred participants: academics, UN officials, practitioners, and activists. Professor Drumbl spoke on a roundtable that discussed at … Continue reading Prof. Drumbl Presents at Conference to Commemorate 25th Anniversary of the UN CRC

Professor Peppers Cited in New York Times

Professor Todd Peppers's work, "Random Chance or Loaded Dice: The Politics of Judicial Designation" (with K. Vigilante and C. Zorn) was quoted this week in the New York Times.   Appearing on Monday, November 10, 2014, the the article "Coalition Challenges Selection of Judges in Same-Sex Marriage Case" by Adam Liptak discusses a recent court filing alleging panel … Continue reading Professor Peppers Cited in New York Times

Professors Franck and Parella Participate at ASIL 2014 Biennial Research Conference

Washington and Lee law professors Susan Franck and Kish Parella will present this week at the American Society of International Law 2014 Biennial Research Conference.  The conference will be held Thursday, November 13, 2014 through Saturday, November 15, 2014.  It is sponsored by the American Society of International Law's International Economic Law Interest Group in partnership … Continue reading Professors Franck and Parella Participate at ASIL 2014 Biennial Research Conference

Prof. Franck Presents at ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

On Friday November 8, 2014 Washington and Lee law professor Susan Franck, presented at the American Society of International Law's Midyear Meeting and Research Forum.  Professor Franck presented her work in a session titled International Economic Law-Private International Law: Dynamics of Investment Law.  Her paper is  "Unveiling the 'Invisible College' of International Arbitration." "Unveiling the … Continue reading Prof. Franck Presents at ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

Prof. Franck Delivers Keynote Address at Center for Strategic and International Studies

Washington and Lee law professor Susan Franck delivered a keynote address at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on Friday, October 31, 2014.   The event was entitled  "Investor-State Dispute Settlement: Reality Check". Professor Franck's keynote address was delivered to a live audience of 12o participants, including over forty representatives from foreign embassies, as well as … Continue reading Prof. Franck Delivers Keynote Address at Center for Strategic and International Studies

Professor Kish Parella Presents at the American Society of International Law Research Forum

On November 8, Professor Kish Parella will present her work in progress, Transcommercial Institutional Legitimacy, to a group of international law scholars at the annual Research Forum of the American Society of International Law. This paper was recently awarded the Lewis Prize for Excellence in Legal Scholarship by the Francis Lewis Center at Washington and … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents at the American Society of International Law Research Forum

Prof. Johnson Publishes Reply in Washington and Lee Law Review Online

The Washington and Lee Law Review Online published a new article by Professor Lyman Johnson and Rob Ricca entitled "The Still-Dwindled Revlon".  The article is a reply to Nearing 30, Is Revlon Showing Its Age? by Mohsen Manesh of the University of Oregon School of Law. The full text of the exchange is below: "The Dwindling of Revlon" by Lyman … Continue reading Prof. Johnson Publishes Reply in Washington and Lee Law Review Online