The Law Society is hosting a Human Rights symposium in London on 11-12 September. The two day event will consist of a series of talks, workshops and a special guest panel. The speakers will include former Guantanamo detainee Moazzam Begg. For more information please visit this web link: http://international.lawsociety.org.uk/node/6375
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From Monday 7 September, Facebook fans of the ICLB site will be able to have a short bio of their work experience in international criminal law updated onto our Facebook Community page. The ICLB hope that this feature will inspire budding lawyers and professionals to use this space to advertise their skills and attract those… Read more »
Several photos from the ICLB/ICTY Mooting Competition Awards Night 2009 have now been posted on our Facebook Community Site.
KHRP today welcomed a decision from the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) regarding a case it lodged on behalf of Armenian national Maksim Gasparyan in August 2004. In April of that year, Mr Gasparyan was arrested and detained by police in the Shengavit District for ‘disturbing public order’. Refuting this, Mr Gasparyan alleged that… Read more »
The ICLB notes the announcement of the publication of the latest issue of the “Africa Update” newsletter by the Coalition for the ICC. “Africa Update” (previously entitled “ICC-Africa”) is available online at http://www.iccnow.org/?mod=iccafrica or http://www.iccnow.org/documents/AfricaUpdate11__fr.pdf “Africa Update” is a biannual newsletter focused on ICC developments in Africa and key CICC campaigns in the region.
Richard Goldstone will be speaking in The Hague at the Central Library, Spui 68, third floor this Sunday. The former Chief Prosecutor of the UN ICTY (1994-1996) will spend three months in The Hague and Wassenaar as the first Hague Peace Philosopher. He will be presenting a master class on concepts of crimes against humanity,… Read more »
The conference on the Lebanon Tribunal given by Steven Kay QC was a “resounding success” according to the participants who attended at 9 Bedford Row in London on Saturday. A number of practising barristers from the UK and Germany attended the event which provided an in-depth analysis of the applicable law, the historical background and… Read more »