ARCHIVED Our Winter 2008-2009 Edition (vol. 4, no. 1)

In this issue: Updates to Our Sponsorship Program~ Jacqueline F. Pruner…………………………………………PAGE 1 Eliminating the Distinction Between Criminal and Civil Liability in Holding Corporations Responsible for Human Rights Violations: Part I~ Micol Sirkin…………………………………………PAGE 3 RwandaNOW: The Self-Sustaining, Holistic Approach That Combines Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Economic Development~ Jacqueline F. Pruner…………………………………………PAGE 7 Upcoming Events, Employment Opportunities, Gavel…

April 30th CLE: VATICAN LAW

The WSBA International Practice Section presents: The State of the Vatican Vatican City is widely known as the center of the Roman Catholic faith, and the home of the Pope. However, Vatican City is also the world’s smallest sovereign state, with the Pope its head of state. Rare in the modern world, it is a…

April 30th CLE: VATICAN LAW

The WSBA International Practice Section presents: The State of the Vatican Vatican City is widely known as the center of the Roman Catholic faith, and the home of the Pope. However, Vatican City is also the world’s smallest sovereign state, with the Pope its head of state. Rare in the modern world, it is a…

April 20th CLE: Strategies for Selecting, Structuring & Managing International Partnerships

Please join the Seattle World Trade Club (WTC) for a full day professional workshop – co-sponsored by Garvey Schubert Barer and the International Practice Section – with in depth discussions on making the right international partnership decisions, selecting the right partners, negotiating the right deals and successfully managing your international relationships. Attend this day-long CLE…

April 20th CLE: Strategies for Selecting, Structuring & Managing International Partnerships

Please join the Seattle World Trade Club (WTC) for a full day professional workshop – co-sponsored by Garvey Schubert Barer and the International Practice Section – with in depth discussions on making the right international partnership decisions, selecting the right partners, negotiating the right deals and successfully managing your international relationships. Attend this day-long CLE…

April 2nd CLE: Global Corporate Responsibility

The WSBA International Practice Section presents: An Insight Into Global Corporate Responsibility Speaker:* Ms. Julie Wade, in-house counsel for Starbucks, discusses some of the ways she has helped develop and implement socially responsible programs. As globalization increases, more and more U.S companies are engaging in cross border operations and transactions. One such local homegrown multinational…

April 2nd CLE: Global Corporate Responsibility

The WSBA International Practice Section presents: An Insight Into Global Corporate Responsibility Speaker:* Ms. Julie Wade, in-house counsel for Starbucks, discusses some of the ways she has helped develop and implement socially responsible programs. As globalization increases, more and more U.S companies are engaging in cross border operations and transactions. One such local homegrown multinational…

MATERIALS: Establishing a Self-sufficient Gorilla Refuge in Rwanda: One Washington Attorney/Veterinarian’s Amazing Story

Our January 28th event, entitled: Establishing a Self-sufficient Gorilla Refuge in Rwanda:One Washington Attorney/Veterinarian’s Amazing Story Was extremely well-attended by both the WSBA International Practice Section and the Animal Law Section. Our thanks to Dr. Jode Garbe, Executive Director of RwandaNOW, for her very interesting and informative presentation. Download the January 28 RwandaNOW Gorilla Refuge…