Sessions Information

  • January 6, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:15 am
    Session Type: Section Programs
    Session Capacity: 90


    Novel legislation adopted by the E.U. Council of Ministers in 2000 prohibits discrimination based on race or ethnic origin in all fields regulated by E.U. law, and prohibits discrimination in employment based on religion, age, disability, or sexual orientation. Panelists will discuss efforts to curb discrimination of the Roma people under E.U. rules and the European Convention on Human Rights, and Court judgments concerning compulsory retirement of university professors, judges, and prosecutors. Another panelist will discuss the efforts to maintain human rights protection while coping with the on-going refugee crisis. A guest European professor will discuss the impact of the U.K. referendum on withdrawal from the E.U. on the U.K. rules on residence of migrant nationals of other E.U. nations.

     
    Papers from the program will be published in Fordham International Law Journal. 
     
    The section held a virtual business meeting in advance of the Annual Meeting.  

Speakers
Frank Emmert, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Roger J. Goebel, Fordham University School of Law

Dr. Laurence Gormley, University of Groningen Faculty of Law

Katerina Linos, University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Julie C. Suk, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Session Fees
  • [6140] European Law, Co-Sponsored by Comparative Law: $0.00
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