Outreach Workshops - Spring 2009

 

Spring 2009

International Law and Globalization: Implications for Wisconsin

Time: 2:45-5:30pm (reception from 5:30-6:00pm)

Venue: Lubar Commons (7200 Law)

Approved for 2.5 hours of CLE credit for Wisconsin Attorneys

During spring 2009, Global Legal Studies Center will organize three outreach workshops on various international law themes, sponsored by GLS and WAGE and co-sponsored by the International Practice Section, State Bar of Wisconsin.

Registration form

Workshop flyer

Contact: Sumudu Atapattu, Associate Director, Global Legal Studies Center

Workshop 1: Global Financial Crisis and Implications for Wisconsin

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Please register by March 20, 2009 to facilitate planning.  We welcome walk-ins too.

Agenda

Speakers:

    Professor Menzie Chinn, La Follette School of Public Affairs, UW-Madison

             See PowerPoint Slides

    Professor Mark Copelovitch, Dept. of Political Science, UW-Madison

              See PowerPoint Slides

    Professor Darian Ibrahim, UW Law School

              See PowerPoint Slides

    Attorney Sara Jensen, Promega Corporation, Madison

               See PowerPoint Slides

Workshop Proceedings

Workshop 2: International Agriculture and Food

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Agenda

Speakers:

   Dr John Greenler, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, UW-Madison

        See PowerPoint slides

   Secretary Rod Nilsestuan, Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection

   Attorney Erik Ibele, Neider & Boucher, S.C., Madison

         See PowerPoint slides

   Professor Stephanie Tai, University of Wisconsin Law School

        See PowerPoint slides

Please register by April 15, 2009 to facilitate planning.  We welcome walk-ins too.

Workshop proceedings

Workshop 3: Globalization and Labor: Immigration v. Outsourcing

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Agenda

Speakers:

   Attorney Grant Sovern, Quarles and Brady LLP & UW Law School

   Professor Kevin Kennedy, Michigan State University

   Daniel Morales, UW Law School

   Maria Pia Belloni Mignatti, Visiting Scholar, NYU 

Please register by April 30, 2009 to facilitate planning.  We welcome walk-ins too.

Workshop proceedings

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