Register Now to Attend a CLE and Reception – “Going Global: How to Expand Overseas Without Getting Lost in Translation”

Register Now to Attend a CLE and Reception “Going Global: How to Expand Overseas Without Getting Lost in Translation” ­ Thursday, May 12, 2016 THE INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE SECTION of the Washington State Bar Association cordially invites you to attend this popular spring event.  Space is limited and this event sold out last year! To register, please click…

CLE = “Transactions in International Cultural Heritage: Key Issues for Lawyers Advising Clients”

This CLE will focus on legal challenges surrounding the trade in international cultural objects by exploring competing claims among source countries, museums, and market players such as auction houses, collectors and dealers. With reference to current controversies like the recent raid on Christie’s to recover smuggled Indian artifacts, “red flag” issues that can trip up…

CLE = “When an International Deal Goes Wrong – International Arbitration Issues that Should be on Your Radar Screen”

Join us for an International Practice Section brownbag CLE on international arbitration issues.  We will look at issues arising when an international transaction goes wrong and heads into arbitration, with perspectives from a litigator, arbitrator and transactional attorney.  Our panel will discuss important issues that should be considered in advance, risks and rewards of arbitration…

Event Report: IPS 2016 Kick Off

On January 28, the WSBA International Practice Section held its first event of the year, IPS 2016 Kick Off, starting with a CLE on the topic of the EU data protections and Safe Harbor issues, followed by a lively networking event. Geff Brown, Assistant General Counsel in the Regulatory Affairs group at Microsoft Corporation’s Corporate,…

ABA Section of International Law 2016 Spring Meeting – April 12-16, New York City

The ABA Section of International Law invites you to attend its 2016 Spring Meeting in New York City on April 12-16, 2016.  The 2016 Spring Meeting will include more than 70 continuing legal education programs and a number of social events and networking opportunities.  Click HERE for the full conference agenda including programming, speakers and social…

IPS 2016 Kick Off – Thursday, January 28, 2016

You are invited to WSBA’s International Practice Section’s 2016 Kick Off event.  The Kick Off event will start with an optional CLE at 4:00 p.m.  Geff Brown, Assistant General Counsel in the Regulatory Affairs group at Microsoft Corporation’s Corporate, External & Legal Affairs Department, will speak on the EU data protections and Safe Harbor issues. …

Save the Date! IPS 2016 Kick Off

Please join the 2016 Kick Off of the WSBA International Practice Section (IPS) on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Davis Wright Tremaine in downtown Seattle to give 2016 a proper start with IPS members and guests, who come from a wide variety of international backgrounds!  This is a great networking event. This Kick Off event starts with…