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Symposium: Filling Power Vacuums in the New Global Legal Order

2012 news archive


On October 12, Boston College Law School, in association with BC's Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, hosted a day-long symposium entitled Filling Power Vacuums in the New Global Legal Order.

The Symposium, which was organized by the Boston College Law Review and International and Comparative Law Review, featured a keynote address by Princeton University Professor Anne-Marie Slaughter.  BC Law faculty members moderated panel discussions on the following topics:  Globalization, Deregulation, Power and Agency; Legal Practice and the Legal Profession in the Global World; and Combat Strategies and the Law of War in the Age of Terrorism.