Who's Watching? Global Perspectives on Privacy
Thursday, February 27, 2014 from 12:45 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)
12:45 – 2:00 pm, Berkeley Law School, Room 100
Join the Berkeley Journal of International Law for a panel discussion of global developments in privacy law. Panelists will consider topics including privacy law in Brazil, China, and other emerging markets; the sources and norms of comparative privacy law; and the relationship of privacy to security and free expression in the global context. Lunch will be served.
Colin Bennett, Professor of Political Science, University of Victoria
James DeGraw, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP, San Francisco and Hong Kong
Michelle Dennedy, Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, McAfee Inc.
Danilo Doneda, Professor, State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), and Member, Brazil Ministry of Justice Committee on Electronic Commerce
Moderated by Chris Hoofnagle, Lecturer-in-Residence, Berkeley Law School, and Director of Information Privacy Programs, Berkeley Center for Law and Technology
Reception and Award Presentation
6:30 – 8:30 pm, Bancroft Hotel
Join us for a reception of heavy appetizers, beer, and wine as we present the 2014 Riesenfeld Award for outstanding contributions to the field of international law to Steven Smith. Mr. Smith is one of the world’s leading international arbitration attorneys and a 1983 graduate of Berkeley Law School and the founder of the Berkeley Journal of International Law.
Over his thirty-year career in international law, Mr. Smith has served as co-chair of the American Bar Association's International Arbitration Committee, a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration in Paris, France, and chairs the ICC's Arbitration Committee for the Northwest U.S. He is also an honorary member of the Commercial Bar Association of London and a former chair of the International Law Section of the State Bar of California.
A partner at the law firm Jones Day in San Francisco, Mr. Smith teaches and publishes extensively on international commercial arbitration and litigation.
When & Where
Berkeley Journal of International Law
The Berkeley Journal of International Law is edited and produced by students at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. BJIL's twice-yearly journal publishes a broad range of scholarship that spans public international, private international, and comparative law disciplines.
In addition to publication, BJIL organizes the annual Stefan A. Riesenfeld Symposium, through which leading scholars and practitioners assemble to address pressing international legal issues.