Posts By: Alexander Kay

Human Rights Symposium in London, 11-12 September


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:

ICLB Introduces a “Short Bio” Feature


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 »

Kurdish Human Rights Project Welcomes ECtHR Judgment


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 »

Africa Updates on the ICC


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 or “Africa Update” is a biannual newsletter focused on ICC developments in Africa and key CICC campaigns in the region.  

Feedback from the Lebanon Tribunal Conference in London


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 »