Lecture - The Law of the Sea: A Multi-Faceted Discipline and a Promising Field for Practitioners

Lecture | October 7 | 12:50-2 p.m. | Simon Hall, Warren Room (295)

 Berkeley Law - Center for Law, Energy & the Environment

Berkeley Law's Law of the Sea Institute is delighted to welcome the Honorable Judge Tullio Treves as our featured speaker for the 2019 Harry and Jane Scheiber Lecture in Ocean Law & Policy.

Tullio Treves is Emeritus Professor of the State University of Milan and Public International Law Senior Consultant at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP (Milan office). He served as Judge of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea from 1996 to 2011. Within the Tribunal, he was the President of the Seabed Disputes Chamber, including in the proceedings for the delivery, on 1 February 2011, of an Advisory Opinion upon the request of the Council of the International Seabed Authority. He has chaired the Tribunal's Committee of the Whole for the drafting of the Rules of the Tribunal. From 1973 to 1982 he was a member of the Italian delegations to all sessions of the Third United Nations Conference on Law of the Sea.

The lecture series recognizes the influential scholarship of Harry N. Scheiber in ocean law history and policy, and the Scheibers' joint contributions to advancing the subject through the Law of the Sea Institute's conferences and publications.

RSVP at law.berkeley.edu/scheiberlecture.

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