Rapoport Center Speaker Series: Approaches to Universal Jurisdiction

Mon, April 7, 2014 | UT Austin School of Law, Sheffiled Room (TNH 2.111)

1:45 PM - 4:45 PM

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice is pleased to announce our spring speaker series, which is on European and North American Approaches to Human Rights.  The colloquium series is organized in collaboration with European Studies and is the result of a grant from the European Union.  We will meet every other Monday beginning February 3 (excluding spring break) from 3:45-5:45 at the School of Law.  The sessions will bring together scholars and advocates from Europe and North America to engage in dialogue on pressing human rights issues of the day in both regions, from security and immigration to labor rights. 

  • Juan Garcés, Spanish Attorney, Lead Counsel in criminal case against Augusto Pinochet in Spain
  • Michael Tigar, Emeritus Professor of the Practice of Law, Duke Law School, and Professor Emeritus of Law, Washington College of Law, American University

For a full list of the series topics and speakers, please click here.

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