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21st Annual Review of the Field of National Security Law

November 22, 2011 — This conference is co-sponsored by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security; Center for National Security Law, University of Virginia School of Law; Center on Law, Ethics and National Security, Duke University School of Law; and Center on National Security and the Law, Georgetown University Law Center. 

Time and Location

Thursday, December 1 and Friday, December 2, 2011; Ritz Carlton Hotel, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, D.C.

Panels

Kosovo, Libya and Presidential War Powers for Multilateral Humanitarian Interventions
Thursday, December 1, 2011
2:30 - 4:15 p.m. 

  • Moderator: William M. Treanor, Dean, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Oona A. Hathaway, Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, Yale Law School
  • Martin S. Lederman, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
  • David M. Golove, Hiller Family Foundation Professor of Law, New York University School of Law
  • Robert F. Turner, Professor and Associate Director, Center for National Security Law, University of Virginia School of Law

Panel: Public but Classified: "A System Awash in Open Secrets"?
Friday, December 2, 2011
2:15 - 4:00 p.m.

  • Moderator: Viet D. Dinh, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Mary B. DeRosa, Representative of the United States to the 66th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations; former Legal Adviser, National Security Council
  • Eliana Davidson, Deputy General Counsel, Intelligence, Office of the General Counsel, Department of Defense
  • Barton Gellman, Contributing Editor at Large, Time magazine; Lecturer and Author in Residence, Princeton University
  • Steven Aftergood, Senior Research Analyst, Federation of American Scientists

Panel: Ethical Dilemmas Facing Lawyers Practicing National Security Law
Friday, December 2, 2011
4:00 – 5:15 p.m

  • Moderator: James E. McPherson, Executive Director, National Association of Attorneys General
  • William M. Treanor, Dean, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Thomas D. Morgan, Oppenheim Professor of Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law
    The George Washington University Law School

Event Note

This conference is co-sponsored by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security; Center for National Security Law, University of Virginia School of Law; Center on Law, Ethics and National Security, Duke University School of Law; and Center on National Security and the Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Media interested in attending should e-mail mediarelations@law.georgetown.edu.

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