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March 2017
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
CWRU Law School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
20
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies and Affiliate Professor of Law, Indiana University Bloomington
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
24
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Speaker: Dynda A. Thomas, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Friday
28
April
2017
Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Wyndham Cleveland at PlayhouseSquare
1260 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Sunday
21
May
2017
CWRU Law School
All-day event
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Webcast live
February 2018
16
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17
February
2018
CWRU Law School
This is a two-day event
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“The International Criminal Court: Independence in a Context of Interdependence”
Sponsor
Frederick K. Cox International Law Center Lecture in Global Legal Reform
NOV 7, 2005
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)

  • The creation of the International Criminal Court and the Court's place within international criminal law

  • Examining key features of the Court, its current activities, and its relationship with other actors

Speaker Information
Philippe Kirsch
President of the International Criminal Court

Philippe KirschPhilippe Kirsch is widely considered to be a founding father of the International Criminal Court, having been instrumental in its establishment in 1998. He has extensive experience in international humanitarian and criminal law, and in the development of treaties. Mr. Kirsch has served as the legal adviser of the Canadian Foreign Ministry, as Canada's ambassador to the Kingdom of Sweden, and has chaired diplomatic conferences that promulgated several of the most important multilateral treaties in modern times.

Philippe Kirsch is the recipient of this year's Frederick K. Cox International Law Center International Humanitarian Award for Advancing Global Justice
Additional Information
Frederick K. CoxFrederick K. Cox '38
Dedicated Alumnus, Friend and Advisor

The International Law Center was established by the George Gund Foundation in 1991 to generate and disseminate knowledge and understanding about comparative, transnational, and international legal issues. It was renamed in 1994 to honor Frederick K. Cox, president and treasurer of the Gund Foundation for more than 20 years, and a dedicated friend, advisor, law school alumnus, and long-time member of the University’s Board of Trustees. The Center offers courses, special lectures, conferences, visiting faculty and scholars, joint programs with foreign universities, summer internships, and opportunities for foreign study.

Free and open to the public. Reception following lecture.

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