AFLA Events

The AFLA holds monthly luncheon meetings on current topics involving foreign and international law from September through May in New York City. These luncheon meetings typically include leading U.S. and foreign practitioners in private practice, the public sector and government, as well as academics and researchers from around the world.

Recent past speakers have addressed such topics as new legal developments in Asia, Europe and Latin America, current cases before the International Court of Justice, global antitrust enforcement, trends in investor-state and international commercial arbitration and ethics in international and transnational legal practice.

Date/Time Event
05/15/2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The United States and the International Criminal Court (AFLA Luncheon and Annual Meeting)
Dunnington, Bartholow, & Miller LLP, New York New York
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04/10/2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Enforcing Judgments and Arbitration Awards against a State: Recent Developments in French and European Law
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, New York New York
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03/20/2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Restaring America's Government of Laws
Duane Morris, New York NY
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02/20/2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Perspectives of Foreign Trading Partners on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
Dunnington, Bartholow, & Miller LLP, New York New York
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01/23/2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
US and Civil Law Estate Administrations: a Comparative Perspective
Duane Morris, New York NY
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11/14/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Corporate Responsibility in the Age of Terrorism: Questions of Liability Under the Alien Tort Statute and the Antiterrorism Act
Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York NY
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10/17/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Extraterritorial Reach of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act after U.S. v. Hoskins
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, New York New York
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09/26/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Legalization of Marijuana in Canada and the Future of Cannabis Law in the United States
Fox Rothschild LLP, New York New York
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05/16/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
International Trade Regulation Concerns in Mergers and Acquisitions Due Diligence
Duane Morris, New York NY
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04/12/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
White Collar Defense in India: Roadmaps and Roadblocks
Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York NY
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  • The following is a recording of a discussion held February 20 2019 with Canadian and Mexican trade experts on the negotiation process and the provisions of the USMCA that will change the trade landscape for the USMCA Parties, businesses and legal advisors. Darrel H. Pearson is a Partner of Bennett Jones LLP (Canada) where he

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