IPS Survey

One of the primary goals of the International Practice Section Executive Committee is to provide its 300+ members with the most comprehensive services. We are currently conducting a survey, which was sent to the WSBA members via email on July 8 and July 31 (reminder), 2013, to ensure that we continue providing our members with…

CLE = “NAVIGATING THE CANADIAN ARBITRATION SYSTEM”

The WSBA International Practice Section presents a CLE on “Navigating the Canadian Arbitration System.”  Join a panel of American and Canadian experts as they help navigate through the Canadian Arbitration system.  In this program you will learn: Recent Canadian arbitration decisions relating to arbitral issues of interest for American arbitration counsel and arbitrators; Practice tips…

CLE = REPRESENTING THE GLOBE-TROTTING CLIENT

The WSBA International Practice Section invites you to attend a presentation on “REPRESENTING THE GLOBE-TROTTING CLIENT” by the WSBA in cooperation with the IPS. The international globe-trotting client faces particular challenges in working and living abroad. Join our distinguished faculty of attorneys and CPAs in considering how to best advise your client on the following…

Annual Law Student Reception — Monday, April 8, 2013

WSBA-IPS Law Student Reception Monday, April 8, 2013 A hosted reception for international lawyers and law students interested in international law to meet and interact. Delicious hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine will be provided. There will also be a fun, low-key networking activity with prizes that did not come from Archie McPhee. When:     Monday April…

ABA Section of International Law 2013 Spring Meeting

The WSBA International Practice Section has been working with the ABA Section of International Law to develop the upcoming 2013 Spring Meeting in Washington D.C.  As a sponsor of this event, members of the WSBA International Practice Section receive discounted registration costs.  Please join us for the meeting as we: ·         Learn the latest from…

Washington State Judicial Diversity Program Seeks Applicants!

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is looking for applicants from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds for the second installment of its Judicial Diversity Program.  The program will pair qualified attorneys interested in pursuing a career on the bench with judges who will mentor them for a year.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until March…

Winter 2013 Global Gavel Newsletter Vol.6 No.3&4

The latest issue of the IPS newsletter, The Global Gavel has arrived! Featured in this issue: Chair Column – KoKo Huang Student Liaison Introduction  – Ryan Castle  “International Joint Ventures, A Practical Approach”  – Milton R. Stewart & Ryan D. Maughn  The Time is Ticking for Joined Defendants; Using a Clock to Measure the Right to Defense – Amanda Banik  An Introduction to Export Control Regulations…