Networking Opportunities

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2014 Joint ASIL-ILA Conference Opening Plenary

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Gary J. Shaw

The 2014 joint ASIL Annual Meeting and ILA Biennial Conference opened with remarks by ILA and ASIL leadership.  Unlike previous Annual Meeting openers that focused on a specific

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Distinguished Jurists to be Honored at the 2014 Annual Meeting

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Carter Paret

ASIL Cables is pleased to congratulate Alain Pellet, Cherif M. Bassiouni and Fatou Bensouda, who will be honored at the ASIL-ILA Gala Dinner on Friday April 11, at 8:00 pm. 

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IG Update: Midwest Interest Group Continutes to Grow

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Hari Osofsky and Alex Huneeus

The Midwest Interest Group is coming to life, after only being founded in 2010.  At this year’s ASIL Meeting, The Midwest Interest Group will be holding its first business meeting, on Friday, April

Colleague Societies

Professional societies of international law exist on every continent. Strengthening connections between these societies and their members enriches our understanding by increasing transnational knowledge about shared and diverse approaches to international law’s formation, study, and practice. ASIL celebrates its colleague societies around the world.

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IG Update: Women in Law Interest Group

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Christie Edwards and Clara Brillembourg

The Women in International Law Interest Group (WILIG) of the American Society of International Law would like to announce the annual WILIG Luncheon.  The WILIG will honor International Court of Jus

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IG Update: International Refugee Law Interest Group to Propose Student Writing Competition, Elect New Co-Chairs, and Hold Social Gathering

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Richard Falk & Tom Syring

ASIL’s International Refugee Law Interest Group welcomes all of you to this year’s Annual Meeting and the numerous exciting opportunities to connect it presents!

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Co-Chairs’ Thoughts on the Effectiveness of International Law

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Laurisha Cotton

We are only a few weeks away from the Annual Meeting. Recently, our meeting co-chairs, Larry Johnson, Oona Hathaway and Fionnuala D.

Careers in International Organizations

January 29, 2014 - Working at an international organization offers unique insight into how international law is made through the convergence of national interests, personal dynamics, global realities, and constantly evolving norms. But how does a lawyer enter these labyrinths? What is it like to work in them? How do you get the assignments that advance your career once inside? And where do you go from there?

Women in International Law Networking Breakfast

This breakfast, sponsored by ASIL's Women in International Law Interest Group (WILIG), will feature accomplished professionals in various practices of international law discussing their career paths and offering professional advice and insights for women interested in pursuing careers in international law. The panel presentations will be followed by a Q&A session and networking opportunities among the panelists and participants.