On 6 February 2009, Professor Mischa Wladimiroff will be taking part in the Farewell Seminar in honour of President Philippe Kirsch, on Judicial Independence – Operational Independence, Perspectives on the judicial mandate of the ICC on Friday, 6 February 2009 at the Netherlands ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague. Over the past six years,… Read more »
Posts Categorized: ICLB Member Activities
On 29 January 2009, Gillian Higgins will be taking part in the Atrocity Crimes Litigation Year-in-Review (2008) Conference at Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago.
On Saturday 24 January 2005 Steven Kay QC is in Berlin at the German Defence Bar’s Annual Training Conference where he is presenting a lecture on the Special Tribunal for Lebanon as established by the UN Security Council.
ICLB member Colleen Rohan will be lecturing to International Criminal Law students from Hastings College of Law, part of the University of California in San Francisco, on the 2 February 2009. She will lecture on the topic of the ad hoc tribunals and the defence function in international war crimes trials.
Colleen Rohan will be lecturing a group of LL.M students (in international law) from Oslo, on 20 January 2008, at the ICTY. Her lecture will encompass the structure of the ICTY, the defence functions and general principles of international criminal law.
Yesterday, 8 December 2008, Colleen Rohan conducted a clinical training session on “Cross Examination in International War Crimes Cases” for interns working at the ICTY for the Prosecution, Chambers and the Defence, during which all participants were given the opportunity to present a cross examination and obtain feedback on their skills. Colleen’s other recent activities… Read more »
Gillian Higgins Lecture to Prosecution, Defence and Chamber Interns – 5th December 2008 Gillian Higgins will be giving a lecture to prosecution, defence and chamber interns on 5th December 2008 at the ICTY on 5th December about the role and function of defence counsel at the Tribunal. Invitations will be sent out to all interns by… Read more »
On 8 December 2008, Mr. Mettraux will be addressing an international audience at the Amsterdam Center for International Law in the context of a conference marking the 60th anniversary of the Genocide Convention. The subject of his lecture will be “Defending Individual Perpetrators of Genocide”. On 9 December 2008, Mr. Mettraux will be giving… Read more »
In the first week of December, Mr Mettraux will be in Sarajevo to take part, as a trainer, in a 4-day training program of Defence Counsel from Bosnia and Herzegovina on the subject of “Evidence in war crimes trials”. The training is co-organised by OKO/Criminal Defence Section and UNICRI.
Steven Kay QC has been asked to be a member of the new International Bar Association War Crimes Committee Advisory Board The International Bar Association (IBA), established in 1947, is the world’s leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies. The IBA influences the development of international law reform and shapes the… Read more »
On Saturday 24 January Steven Kay QC will be speaking in Berlin at the annual meeting of the International Criminal Defence Lawyers of Germany. He will give a presentation upon the Assassination of Rafik Hariri and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.