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    11.16.18 IBL 2018 Scholars Roundtable
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    Friday, November 16
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Saturday, November 17
    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

    By Invitation Only

    Brooklyn Law School
    Subotnick Center
    250 Joralemon St.
    Brooklyn

    2018 Scholars Roundtable
    Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law

    Friday, November 16

    8:45 to 9 a.m.: Opening Remarks (Interim Dean Maryellen Fullerton)

    9 to 11:15 a.m.: Panel 1: Corporate and Private Law Governance Issues in the International Sphere
    Melissa Durkee (University of Georgia), The New Functional Sovereignty: Private Authority in Global Governance
    William Moon (University of Maryland), Delaware’s New Competition: Nation States as Laboratories of Corporate Law
    Tamar Groswald Ozery, (Harvard University), Home Invasion: Acquisitions of Publicly-Listed Firms by an Ultimate Foreign Sovereign

    11:15 to 11:30 a.m.: Break

    11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Panel 2: International Tax Law and Policy
    David Hasen (University of Florida), International Taxation and Political Economy
    Cristina Trenta (Orebro University, Sweden), Tax Havens, Merry-Go-Rounds, and Dutch Sandwiches, An Analysis of the Language Used for Describing Illicit Fiscal Behaviors

    2 to 4:15 p.m.: Panel 3: Adjudicating International Business
    Pamela Bookman (Temple University), The Adjudication Business
    Kathleen Claussen (University of Miami), International Claims Trading
    Danya Reda & Nick Frayn (Peking University), The Global Dimensions of Court Reform: Lessons from a Chinese Commercial Court

    Saturday, November 17

    9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Panel 4: International Economic Law
    Julian Arato (Brooklyn Law School), Against Back-Door Multilateralization
    Harlan Cohen (University of Georgia), What is International Trade Law For?
    (short break)
    Dan Chow (Ohio State University), United States Unilateralism and the World Trade Organization
    Ben Heath (NYU), The New National Security and the Global Economic Order


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