Schedule

Schedule

 

February 28, 2013 / Free and open to the public
Albany Law School / 1928 Building / DAMC

 

1:30 p.m.

The Edward C. Sobota ’79 Memorial Lecture

Rashida Manjoo, UN Special Rapporteur for Violence Against Women; The 2013 Edward C. Sobota Memorial Lecturer

PANEL: International Perspectives on Human Trafficking

Ruby Andrew, Associate Professor of Law, Southern University Law Center - Baton Rouge

Jean Allain, Professor of Public International Law, Queen’s University Belfast

Benjamin Lawrance, Barber B. Conable Jr. Endowed Chair in International Studies,  Rochester Institute of Technology

Sun Pinghua, Associate Professor, China University of Political Science and Law


4 p.m.

PANEL: Issues in Domestic Law Enforcement of Human Trafficking

Maggie McNeill, Blogger, The Honest Courtesan

Sun Pinghua, Associate Professor, China University of Political Science and Law

Kevin Ryan, Supervisory Special Agent, Department of Homeland Security   

Jacqueline L. Spratt, Former Assistant U.S. Attorney

 

Followed by a reception. No registration is necessary to attend.


Established in 1988 in memory of Edward C. Sobota '79 by his brother, Henry Sobota '77, the Sobota family and by Weil, Gotshal & Manges.

Themis Bar Review has donated $1,000 in gift certificates that will be raffled away to attendees.

The symposium will be broadcast live online starting at 1:30 p.m., and it will be available as an archived video shortly thereafter.