Georgia Law Professors Durkee, Cohen, and Amann present at annual ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

Last weekend marked the annual Midyear Meeting and Research Forum of the American Society of International Law, held online because of the ongoing pandemic. This year as in the past, University of Georgia School of Law faculty played key roles. They are: ► Melissa J. “MJ” Durkee, the Allen Post Professor at Georgia Law. She participated… Continue reading Georgia Law Professors Durkee, Cohen, and Amann present at annual ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

Georgia Law, ASIL to cosponsor conference on legal responsibility of corporations and nation-states

When private companies perform governmental functions and governments own companies, which acts should be attributed to the state? Which should be attributed to the corporation? And whose religious beliefs, speech rights, and moral standing can those entities claim? These questions and more will be explored in The Law and Logics of Attribution: Constructing the Identity… Continue reading Georgia Law, ASIL to cosponsor conference on legal responsibility of corporations and nation-states

Georgia Law Professors Cohen, Durkee present at Miami Law for ASIL international economic law biennial

Two international law experts here at the University of Georgia School of Law presented their scholarship and took part in panel discussions at “Designing International Economic Law: Challenges and Opportunities,” an American Society of International Law biennial conference held last week at the University of Miami School of Law. Harlan G. Cohen, Gabriel M. Wilner/UGA… Continue reading Georgia Law Professors Cohen, Durkee present at Miami Law for ASIL international economic law biennial

Georgia Law faculty present and comment on international law papers at annual ASIL Southeast workshop

University of Georgia School of Law faculty were well represented at the  annual American Society of International Law Southeast scholarly workshop, held this year at Washington & Lee University School of Law in Lexington, Virginia. Kathleen A. Doty, Director of the law school’s Dean Rusk International Law Center (above, 2d from left), presented on the… Continue reading Georgia Law faculty present and comment on international law papers at annual ASIL Southeast workshop

ASIL book award for Center’s Director Emeritus, C. Donald Johnson

We were delighted to come together in D.C. yesterday to celebrate the book award given by the American Society of International Law to C. Donald Johnson, an alumnus of the University of Georgia School of Law and Director Emeritus of the law school’s Dean Rusk International Law Center (prior post detailing this award here). Above,… Continue reading ASIL book award for Center’s Director Emeritus, C. Donald Johnson

Center’s Director Emeritus, C. Donald Johnson, to receive book award Thursday at ASIL Annual Meeting

C. Donald Johnson, Director Emeritus of our Dean Rusk International Law Center, University of Georgia School of Law, will receive a top honor this week in recognition of his 2018 Oxford University Press book,  The Wealth of a Nation: A History of Trade Politics in America. The 2019 Certificate of Merit for High Technical Craftsmanship… Continue reading Center’s Director Emeritus, C. Donald Johnson, to receive book award Thursday at ASIL Annual Meeting

Georgia Law faculty take part in ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

Four members of our University of Georgia School of Law faculty took part last weekend in the American Society of International Law Midyear Meeting and Research Forum at UCLA School of Law in Los Angeles. ► Professor Diane Marie Amann, the Emily & Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law and Faculty Co-Director of our Dean Rusk… Continue reading Georgia Law faculty take part in ASIL Midyear Meeting and Research Forum

Jane Addams and Belva Ann Lockwood, et al., the newest members of ASIL

A warm welcoming of new members highlighted the recent annual meeting of the American Society of International Law. Those welcomed included two luminaries – a Nobel Peace Prizewinner and a U.S. Presidential candidate – plus untold others, as reflected in this resolution, adopted by ASIL’s General Assembly: RESOLVED, That the American Society of International Law,… Continue reading Jane Addams and Belva Ann Lockwood, et al., the newest members of ASIL

Georgia Law students, Center take part in ASIL annual meeting in Washington

Many of us the University of Georgia School of Law Dean Rusk International Law Center took part last week in a whirlwind of activities at the American Society of International Law Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Supported by Louis B. Sohn Profession Development Fellowships awarded by our Center, Georgia Law students again volunteered at the… Continue reading Georgia Law students, Center take part in ASIL annual meeting in Washington

Co-editor, Georgia Law Professor Cohen, to take part at ASIL in roundtable launch of CUP volume

An essay collection on international adjudication, Legitimacy and International Courts (Cambridge University Press 2018), will be launched in Washington, D.C., at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law. The event will take place during the meeting of ASIL’s International Courts and Tribunals Interest Group meeting, at 9 a.m. this Thursday, April 5,… Continue reading Co-editor, Georgia Law Professor Cohen, to take part at ASIL in roundtable launch of CUP volume