Georgetown Journal of International Law Symposium


Georgetown Journal of International Law Symposium - Global Responsibility: Myth or Reality?

February 5, 2008

Opening Remarks
Matthew Drossos, Editor in Chief, Georgetown Journal of International Law
Paige M. Willan, Symposium Editor, Georgetown Journal of International Law
10:00 a.m. -- 12:45 p.m.
Panel Discussion
Moderator: Donald Langevoort, Thomas Aquinas Reynolds Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Larry Cata Backer, Professor of Law, Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law

Naomi Cahn, Associate Dean for Faculty Development and John Theodore Fey Research Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
Daniel Runde, Head of Partnership Development, International Finance Corporation
Jacob Werksman, Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and Program Director, Institutions and Governance Program, World Resources Institute
John P. Williams, Managing Partner, Duncan & Allen
12:45 -- 1:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Matthew Drossos, Editor in Chief, Georgetown Journal of International Law

Participants will examine whether international law does, can and should provide incentives for international business to consider "public" goals, such as protecting the environment, promoting fair labor standards or reducing corruption.
This event is sponsored by the Georgetown Journal of International Law.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    Matthew Drossos, Editor in Chief, Georgetown Journal of International Law
    Paige M. Willan, Symposium Editor, Georgetown Journal of International Law
    Panel Discussion ~ Moderator: Donald Langevoort, Thomas Aquinas Reynolds
    Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
    Larry Cata Backer, Professor of Law, Pennsylvania State University,
    Dickinson School of Law
    Naomi Cahn, Associate Dean for Faculty Development and John Theodore Fey
    Research Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
    Daniel Runde, Head of Partnership Development, International Finance
    Corporation
    Jacob Werksman, Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
    and Program Director, Institutions and Governance Program, World Resources
    Institute
    John P. Williams, Managing Partner, Duncan & Allen

    Closing Remarks ~Matthew Drossos, Editor in Chief, Georgetown Journal of
    International Law
    Participants will examine whether international law does, can and should
    provide incentives for international business to consider “public” goals,
    such as protecting the environment, promoting fair labor standards or
    reducing corruption.This event is sponsored by the Georgetown Journal of
    International Law.

  2. Anonymous says:

    The only thing we can really be sure of. :)

  3. Anonymous says:

    Hah, I actually did saw all of it. Oh…but why did I do it :-?

  4. Anonymous says:

    wooo professor Backer dominated all in this

  5. Anonymous says:

    Research lessens the potential of failure when implementing policy which
    bridges the gap between government intervention and backing nonprofit
    organizations in emerging economies

  6. Anonymous says:

    Not so…I watched it in its entirety…

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