Pioneering a Networked Approach to International Justice from Boston: A Discussion of Georges v. United Nations


Thursday, May 7, 2015


Brian Concannon, Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti; John J. Regan, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP and Navjeet K. Bal, Nixon Peabody LLP


Boston Bar Association
16 Beacon Street
Boston, MA
United States


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12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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Panelists will discuss the lawsuit, Georges v. United Nations, currently before the Second Circuit, and explore how private sector pro bono lawyers and non-profit lawyers can effectively collaborate on initiatives that combine legal and political objectives. They will also discuss how legal strategies can form the centerpiece of a broader campaign, driving media, science, grassroots activism and politics far from Boston.