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Dean Scharf’s essay on changes to international law in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons published in “The Conversation”

Dean Scharf’s essay on changes to international law in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons published in “The Conversation”

Dec 6, 2018
The essay, titled, “Syria May Be Using Chemical Weapons Against its Citizens Again — Here’s How International Law Has Changed to Help Countries Intervene,” was recently published in “The Conversation,” a media outlet with a reach of 35 million people. The piece draws on Scharf’s Winter 2013 article in the Chicago Journal of International Law.
Human Rights Clinic Expands International Role with Summer Externships in Ramallah

Human Rights Clinic Expands International Role with Summer Externships in Ramallah

Sep 6, 2018
Professor Avidan Cover and three rising second-year law students traveled to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory in Summer 2018 to document human rights violations.
Adjunct Professors Zashin, Keating and Reynolds take on path-breaking Hague Convention Case

Adjunct Professors Zashin, Keating and Reynolds take on path-breaking Hague Convention Case

Jun 21, 2018
The case marks the first time a habitual residence case was heard by a U.S. Court of Appeals.
Professor Anway Creates Uniform Arbitration Citator

Professor Anway Creates Uniform Arbitration Citator

Jun 19, 2018
Under Anway's leadership as General Editor, the Global Arbitration Review's Universal Citation in International Arbitration was developed by the top international arbitration counsel in the field to provide a uniform approach to citing exhibits and authorities.
Jessup Team excels at regional competition in Chicago

Jessup Team excels at regional competition in Chicago

Feb 12, 2018
The Case Western Reserve University Jessup International Law Moot Court team was victorious in the Chicago Regional competition, and will next compete in the international rounds on March 29-April 7 in Washington, DC. 
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