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Full Symposium Schedule

All events in Room 290 Myron Taylor Hall unless noted.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4th

10:30 A.M. - 11:45 P.M
Keynote Address and Stevens Lecture
The WTO Dispute Settlement – Its Nature and Problems
Prof. Yasuhei Taniguchi, Member (2000-2007), WTO Appellate Body

12:00 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. LUNCH

1:15 P.M. - 1:45 P.M. COFFEE BREAK
  
1:45 P.M. - 3:45 P.M.
Panel One: General International Law: Interpretation and the Inter-relation Between Regional and WTO Dispute Settlement

Prof. John H. Jackson, Georgetown University Law Center
Prof. Georges Abi-Saab, WTO Appellate Body
Ms. Jennifer Hillman, WTO Appellate Body
Prof. Joost H.B. Pauwelyn, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Mr. Shotaro Oshima, Member-Elect, WTO Appellate Body

SATURDAY, APRIL 5th

8:30 A.M. - 9:30 A.M. BREAKFAST
      
9:30 A.M. - 11:30 P.M.
Panel Two: Proceedings, Standard of Review, and Issues of Proof

Prof. David Unterhalter, WTO Appellate Body
Prof. Merit Janow, Member (2003-2007), WTO Appellate Body
Prof. Andrew T. Guzman, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Prof. John J. Barceló III, Cornell Law School
Prof. Joost H.B. Pauwelyn, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

12:00 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. LUNCH

1:15 P.M. - 1:45 P.M. COFFEE BREAK

1:45 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.
Panel Three: Efficacy of WTO Dispute Settlement

Mr. Lothar Ehring, European Commission Directorate-General for Trade
Prof. William J. Davey, University of Illinois College of Law
Ms. Amelia Porges, Sidley Austin LLP
Prof. Robert L. Howse, University of Michigan Law School
Ms. Yuejiao Zhang, Member-Elect, WTO Appellate Body

SPONSORED BY:
The Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies; Cornell Law School's Dean and Dean of Students; GPSAFC; CLSA; Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP; the Johnson Graduate School of Management; Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education; and the Department of Ethics and Public Life.