Book Launch: Is the International Legal Order Unraveling?
The American Branch of the International Law Association (ABILA) and the American Society of International Law (ASIL) welcome you for an insightful discussion on the current state of the international legal order. The new book: "Is the International Legal Order Unraveling?," an edited volume with 17 contributing authors was recnetly published by Oxford University Press. The book grows out of the work of a study group convened by the American Branch of the International Law Association (ABILA) that examined threats to the international legal order. David Sloss chaired the study group and edited the book. This event will involve a moderated discussion of the central themes explored in the book.
Moderator: David L. Sloss, John A. & Elizabeth H. Sutro Professor of Law, Santa Clara University
Speakers: James T. Gathii, Professor of Law and the Wing-Tat Lee Chair in International Law at Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Tom Ginsburg, Leo Spitz Professor of International Law at the University of Chicago and Research Professor at the American Bar Foundation. Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Associate Dean for Research and the I. Herman Stern Research Professor at Temple University?s Beasley School of Law. Leila N. Sadat, James Carr Professor of International Criminal Law at Washington University and Director of the Crimes Against Humanity Initiative.