Global Law Scholars Panel

Labor and Liability in U.S. Contracts 



MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2013, 12:45 p.m.

LUNCH RECEPTION, 12:15 p.m. 

With Panelists:

Sam McCahon, Founder of McCahon Law

Laura Lederer, President of Global Centurion and Adjunct Professor of Law

Annick Febrey, Program Coordinator, Government Relations, International Justice Mission

Scott Amey, General Counsel, Project on Government Oversight

Contractors should be aware of liability under U.S. government contracts related to the use of third-country nationals as laborers. There are currently about 45,000 third-country nationals from countries such as Kenya, the Philippines, Nepal, and India working on U.S. defense contracts in CENTCOM countries alone. 

This free session is open to all and may be particularly useful for compliance officers and legal counsel. 

Tentative Agenda:

12:15-12:45 Sign-in and Lunch Reception

12:45 Welcome by the Global Law Scholars 

1:00 Introduction with a Case Study by Laura Lederer 

1:15 Panel

2:15 Question and Answer 

2:45 Closing Remarks 

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Sponsored By:

Global Law Scholars

Georgetown International Law Society

Georgetown Human Rights Action—Amnesty International


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