Events

Symposium - WTO Litigation: Issues and Reforms


14 August 2009

For a copy of the event brochure please click here.

For a copy of the event program please click here.

Click here for online registration and payment

The Sydney Centre for International Law presents a symposium considering various issues arising in WTO dispute settlement including treaty interpretation, burden of proof, standard of review and retaliation procedures; and also the WTO negotiations reviewing the WTO Understanding on Dispute Settlement.


Speakers include:

Professor Yasuhei Taniguchi
Former Chair of the WTO Appellate Body, Geneva


Bruce Gosper, Deputy Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Andrew Stoler, Institute for International Trade

Clare Fearnley, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Mark Jennings, Office of International Law, Attorney General's Department


Patricia Holmes, WTO Disputes Section, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Jo Feldman and Jessica Giovanelli, Office of International Law, Attorney General's Departmnet

Chair:
Dr Brett Williams, Sydney Law School

Registration fees:

Full fee: $275 inc GST

Full-time academic/ Government: $165 inc GST

Full-time student: $55 inc GST

For accommodation options in the vicinity of the new law school, please click here.


Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm

Location: Sydney Law School, Building F10, Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney

Contact: Events Coordinator

Phone: (02) 9351 0248

Email: 095824480b2437361d23313a3041285c0c0e23405623