International Law Weekend Features John Gibbons as Panelist
John J. Gibbons will join an esteemed panel of Judges from throughout the world to discuss compliance with international norms in the context of litigation in domestic courts at the opening session of the International Law Weekend 2005, Presented by the American Branch of the International Law Association, from October 20-22, 2005 at the House of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
The opening session, held on October 20 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm, will examine the conference theme in terms of judicial compliance. The focus will be on domestic courts. How well are national courts coping with the complexity of international law. To what extent are the judges who sit on international tribunals aware of difficulties in implementation that their decisions encounter in national courts. Will the future bring greater uniformity in the way different national legal systems integrate and apply international law.
The panel is moderated by Professor Paul R. Dubinsky, Wayne State University Law School and includes the following panelists: John J. Gibbons, Former Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, now a Director of Gibbons, Del Deo; Judge Baltazar Garzon Real, Audencia Nacional, Spain; Sujata Manohar, Retired Justice, Supreme Court of India; Lord Gordon Slynn of Hadley, President, Court of Appeal of the Solomon Islands, formerly High Court Judge (UK) and Judge, European Court of Justice; and Hon. Xhezair Zaganjori, Constitutional Court of Albania.
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