Disaster Law

U.K. Court Rule Nigerians Can't Sue Shell in U.K. for Oil Spills (January 26, 2017)

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Eric A. Heath

On January 26, 2017, the U.K.

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A Conversation with H.E. Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü, Director-General, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Author: 
Z.J. Jennifer Lim

On April 9, the 2015 ASIL Annual Meeting concluded a successful day with a session about the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and the Chemical Weapons

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International Refugee Law & Displacement: New Voices

Author: 
Michael D. Cooper

Mention refugee law or displaced persons to any lawyer vaguely familiar with the field, and several names come quickly to her mind—Jim Hathaway (our moderator),

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Can International Law Help Prevent the Rapid Disappearance of Wildlife?

Author: 
Kristina Alayan

Rachelle Adam from Hebrew University moderated a lively dialogue between the four panelists.  The program began with two intense video clips:

UN Adopts Agreement on Disaster Risk Reduction (March 18, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On March 18, 2015, 187 United Nations member states adopted the “Sendai