Rescheduled: WPTL CLE = “Using International Law in Domestic Practice”

This CLE, originally scheduled for February 12, 2019, was rescheduled for Monday, April 15, 2019 due to the snow.   The WSBA  World Peace Through Law Section (WPTL) will hold a CLE, “Using International Law in Domestic Practice.”  The International Practice Section (IPS) is co-sponsoring the CLE, so IPS members are eligible for (i) a $25…

CLE Recording = “Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in China: An Overview”

The recording of the following WSBA IPS CLE on January 31, 2019 is now available: “Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in China: An Overview” https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/1912143/7FE27F0564751055589394727A2800AA Presented by: Yanhui “Ian” Yang – Beijing DHH Law Firm, Beijing, China Please be advised that: – CLE credits are not available by watching this recording; – The recording…

CLE = “Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in China: An Overview”

The CLE will introduce China’s relevant laws and regulations governing the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments, and discuss some recent cases where foreign judgments were recognized and enforced in China.  The CLE will also compare the rules in China with those in the United States. Date/Time: Thursday, January 31, 2019, 12:00 P.M. – 1:00…

WPTL CLE = “Using International Law in Domestic Practice”

The WSBA  World Peace Through Law Section (WPTL) will hold a CLE, “Using International Law in Domestic Practice.”  The International Practice Section (IPS) is co-sponsoring the CLE, so IPS members are eligible for (i) a $25 discount for either the in-person or the webcast registration and (ii) a free reception after the CLE regardless of your attendance of…

IPS Membership Renewal and Members’ Information on the Global Gavel

It’s time to renew your International Practice Section membership!  Click HERE for quick renewal.  Learn more about IPS membership benefits on the Global Gavel.  Thank you to those who already renewed their IPS membership for 2019. The Membership List page of the Global Gavel lists the information of IPS members who elected to list their information.  The purpose of the list is to encourage…

CLE Recording = “The New World of International eSports: Insights From an eSports Attorney”

The recording of the following WSBA IPS CLE on November 20, 2018 is now available: “The New World of International eSports: Insights From an eSports Attorney” https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/1876896/7E858840C8C2A420250D1C9400C94C46 Presented by: Bryce Blum – ESG Law, Seattle Please be advised that: – CLE credits are not available by watching this recording; – The recording is available only for…

CLE = “The New World of International eSports: Insights From an eSports Attorney” – Livestreaming Available

Bryce Blum will provide an interactive overview and discussion of the rapidly growing world of international competitive video gaming — known as esports — and will cover the hot legal topics and issues surrounding this global industry, including player unions, franchised leagues, esports betting, and more. Date/Time: Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 12:00 P.M. – 1:30…

Event Report: IPS 2018 Annual Meeting, Reception and Mentorship Program

The WSBA International Practice Section’s annual meeting took place on September 27, 2018 at the University of Washington School of Law. Outgoing Chair Matthew Dresden reported on the IPS’s activities for the immediate past year, including recent positive progress on the availability of IPS mini-CLEs’ online with the WSBA’s support. Incoming Chair Holly Vance addressed…

IPS 2018 Annual Meeting, Reception and Mentorship Program

IPS Annual General Meeting and Reception  Please join us for the International Practice Section Annual General Meeting (for members) on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 5:00-5:30 pm at the University of Washington School of Law (Address: William Gates Hall, 4293 Memorial Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195, MAP).  Immediately following the meeting, the IPS will host a reception open to…