Is Humanity Ready for a World Court of Human Rights?

70 Years On...Is Humanity Ready for a World Court of Human Rights?
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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FTX 570
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  • Chair: John Packer, Neuberger-Jesin Professor of International Conflict Resolution, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
 
  • Moderator: Scott Fairley, Partner, Cambridge LLP
 
  • Keynote: Mark Oettinger, Convener, World Court of Human Rights Design Team, and lead author of the proposed Statute, Attorney at Law, Montroll, Backus & Oettinger, P.C.
 
  • Commentators:
    • The Hon. Ian Binnie, Counsel, Lenczner Slaght, retired Justice, Supreme Court of Canada
    • Janine Lespérance, Avocats Sans Frontières Canada
    • Daniel Turp, Professor of Public Law, University of Montreal, Faculty of Law
 
  • Closing Remarks: J. Anthony VanDuzer, Hyman Soloway Professor in Business and Trade Law, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law