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Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2019

10 May 2019 - Olawuyi, Damilola: Sovereign Wealth Funds and International Law (30 mins 58 secs)

3 May 2019 - Varadarajan, Latha: International Law on Trial (54 mins 7 secs)

26 April 2019 - Meyer, Timothy: Foreign Affairs and the National Security Economy (48 mins 43 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2019

8 March 2019 - Mavroidis, Petros: What is the WTO Agreement on TBT All About? (31 mins 32 secs)

1 March 2019 - Loeffler, James: Double Amnesia: Zionism and Human Rights in History and Memory (45 mins 17 secs)

22 February 2019 - Fletcher, Laurel: Let's Talk About the Boteros: Law, Memory and the Torture Memos at Berkeley Law (44 mins 53 secs)

15 February 2019 - Jackson, Miles: Instrumental International Criminal Justice (38 mins 42 secs)

8 February 2019 - Shaw, Malcolm: Some Reflections on Territorial Sovereignty Today (41 mins 34 secs)

1 February 2019 - Schwöbel-Patel, Christine: Decolonising the International Law Curriculum (37 mins, 29 secs)

18 January 2019 - Drumbl, Mark: From Timbuktu to The Hague and Beyond: The War Crime of Intentionally Attacking Cultural Property (39 mins, 43 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2018

30 November 2018 - Round table discussion: International Law in an Era of Nationalism Speakers: Prof John Dugard, Sir Christopher Greenwood, Dr Lorand Bartels, Dr Sarah Nouwen (1 hour 58 mins)

23 November 2018 - Çubukçu, Ayça Thinking Against Humanity (45 mins 5 secs)

16 November 2018 - Berman, Frank: Authority in International Law (54 mins, 40 secs)

9 November 2018 - Brett, Annabel: Law, politics and moral reasoning in Hugo Grotius's The law of war and peace (1625) (29 mins 56 secs)

2 November 2018 - Williams, Sarah: The Amicus Curiae mechanism at the International Criminal Court (43 mins 54 secs)

26 October 2018 - Lord Lloyd-Jones, David: Foreign Affairs and Domestic Courts (52 mins 14 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2018

19 January 2018 - Hernández, Gleider: Systemic Agents in International Law (44 mins 33 secs)

26 January 2018 - Nicholson, Matthew: Psychoanalyzing International Law (48 mins 19 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2018

11 May 2018 - Kupelyants, Hayk: Conflict of Laws before International Courts and Tribunals (45 mins 18 secs)

4 May 2018 - Roberts, Anthea: Is International Law International? (33 mins 21 secs)

27 April 2018 - García-Salmones Rovira, Mónica​: Human Rights, Natural Rights and the Ordering of Conquest (39 mins 20 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2017

24 November 2017 - Whitehall, Deborah: A time map for international law (53 mins 10 secs)

17 November 2017 - McCorquodale, Robert: Business and human rights: due diligence in law and practice (37 mins 36 secs)

3 November 2017 - Aust, Helmut: Cities and climate change in the populist post-Paris world: an international law perspective (36 mins 24 secs)

27 October 2017 - Duranti, Marco: The Christian origins of European human rights law, 1899-1950 (28 mins 55 secs)

20 October 2017 - Bianchi, Andrea: International adjudication, rhetoric and storytelling (28 mins 58 secs)

13 October 2017 - Kritsiotis, Dino: A return to the Caroline Correspondence 1838-1842 (31 mins 55 secs) VIDEO - Part of the Inaugural Sir Eli Lauterpacht Lecture

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2017

3 March 2017 - Mälksoo, Lauri: The Historical Origins of Russia’s Contemporary Concept of International Law (20 mins 30 secs)

24 February 2017 - Dannenbaum, Tom: The Criminalisation of Aggression and Soldiers' Rights (40 mins 49 secs)

17 February 2017 - Wittich, Stephan: 'Spoilt for Choice? The Reparation of Non-Material Damage in International Law' (48 mins 4 secs)

10 February 2017 - Bekou, Olympia: 'The ICC at 15: prospects and challenges' (37 mins 56 secs)

27 January 2017 - Wiener, Antje: 'The Rule of Law in Inter-national Relations: Contestation despite Diffusion - Diffusion through Contestation' (34 mins 51 secs)

20 January 2017 - Allott, Philip: 'Weclome to Eutopia!' (34 mins 30 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2017

12 May 2017 - van Sliedregt, Elies: The Malabo Protocol and the African Court of Justice and Human Rights: model for the future? (43 mins 44 secs)

5 May 2017 - Mestad, Ola: Global governance on the ground: the development and implementation of the OECD Guidance Documents for Responsible Business Conduct (48 mins 19 secs)

28 April 2017 - Werner, Wouter: Screening International Criminal Justice: A Study of Four Documentary Films on the International Criminal Court (30 mins 55 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2016

25 November 2016 - Magnusson, William: 'Unilateral Regulation of Global Corporate Problems' (20 mins 30 secs)

18 November 2016 - Lustig, Doreen: 'Late 19th Century International Law: Between Facilitation and Constraint' (36 mins 57 secs)

11 November 2016 - Vidmar, Jure: 'Legal Capacity, State Responsibility, and the Use of Force' (43 mins 3 secs)

4 November 2016 - Branch, Adam: 'After the ICC? The Politics and Possibilities of an African Criminal Court' (40 mins)

21 October 2016 - Kesselring, Rita: 'Law, Victimhood and the Body' (36 mins 15 secs)

14 October 2016 - Hébié Mamadou:'Territorial Sovereignty by Treaty: A Study of the Agreements Between Colonial Powers and Local Political Entities' (33 mins 1 sec)

7 October 2016 - Simpson, Gerry: 'Cold War International Law' (33 mins 13 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2016

11 March 2016 - Azaria, Danae: 'Community Interest in International Energy Law: A European Perspective'  (44 mins 10 secs)

4 March 2016 - Krajewski, Markus: 'Leading the Reform of the Global Investment Regime?' (48 mins 17 secs)

26 February 2016 - Paparinskis, Martins: 'The Rise and Rise of Legitimate Expectations: A reflection on Sources and Development of International Investment Law' (45 mins 12 secs)

19 February 2016 - Heller, Kevin: 'The Use and Abuse of Analogy in International Humanitarian Law' (32 mins 32 secs)

12 February 2016 - Fletcher, Laurel: 'A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing? Transitional Justice and the Effacement of State Accountability for International Crimes' (44 mins 35 secs)

5 February 2016 - Williams, Andrew: 'The UK and Allegations of War Crimes in the Occupation of Iraq: A Failure of Accountability?' (46 mins 2 secs)

22 January 2016 - van Aaken, Anne: 'Can Behavioral Economics Inform International Legal Theory' (42 mins 40 secs)

15 January 2016 - Benvenisti, Eyal: 'Can Courts Promote Democracy in an Era of Global Governance? The Case of the Mega Regionals' (30 mins 30 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2016

6 May 2016 - Murray, Rachel: 'Monitoring Implementation of the Decisions of the African Commission and Court on Human and Peoples' Rights'  (42 mins 18 secs)

29 April 2016 - Gillard, Emanuela-Chiara: 'The Law Regulating Humanitarian Relief Operations in Armed Conflict'  (30 mins 50 secs)  

22 April 2016 - Ambos, Kai: 'The Colombian Peace Process with the FARC and International (Criminal) Law' (56 mins 8 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2015

27 November 2015 - Desautels-Stein, Justin: 'Structuralism and International Legal Thought' (49 mins 1 sec)

20 November 2015 - Howse, Robert: '20 years on: taking stock of the WTO dispute settlement system and the challenges for the future' (33 mins 25 secs)

13 November 2015 - Jain, Neha: 'Judicial Law-Making at the International Criminal Courts: Experimenting with General Principles of Law' (29 mins 27 secs)

6 November 2015 - Vadi, Valentina: 'International Economic Courts and the Protection of Cultural Heritage' (41 mins 15 secs)

30 October 2015 - Lustgarten, Laurence: 'Arms Trade Treaty: Achievements, Failings, Future' (45 mins 32 secs)

23 October 2015 - Capps, Patrick: 'Legal Idealism and Global Administration' (28 mins 52 secs)

16 October 2015 - Sriram Lekha, Chandra: 'Does transitional justice affect democratic institution-building' (27 mins 17 secs)

9 October 2015 - Neff, Stephen: 'An International Community: Is there any such thing?' (28 mins 54 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2015

13 March 2015 - Becker-Weinberg, Vasco: 'The South China Sea Disputes and the Law of the Sea' (44 mins 2 secs)

6 March 2015 - Webb, Phillipa: 'The immunity of States and international organizations in the face of employment disputes: the new human rights dilemma?' (31 mins 48 secs)

27 February 2015 - Digglemann, Oliver: 'International Law and World War I' (41 mins 5 secs)

13 February 2015 - Bottigliero, Ilaria: 'Access to justice: revolutionizing the role of women' (51 mins 21 secs)

6 February 2015 - Ranganathan, Surabhi: 'Strategically Created Treaty Conflicts and the Politics of International Law' (32 mins 28 secs)

30 January 2015 - Kröll, Stefan: 'Challenges to Arbitrators' (41 mins 51 secs)

16 January 2015 - Cryer, Robert: 'On the Siren Song of Sui Generis: Customary law, humanitarian law, and the ILC' (45 mins 25 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2014

9 May 2014 - Ronen, Yael: 'Big Borther's Little Helpers: Corporate Responsibility under Human Rights Law and Intelligence Gathering' (26 mins 35 secs)

2 May 2014 - Gehring, Markus: 'International Law and the Global Economy' (45 mins 57 secs) 

25 April 2014 - Oomen, Barbara: 'Rights for others: the slow home-coming of human rights in the Netherlands' (35 mins 45 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2014

14 March 2014 - Ikeshima, Tai: 'The Role and Limits of International Law in Settling the South China Sea Dispute' (54 mins 22 secs)

7 March 2014 - Abass, Ademola: 'Who may exercise the International Responsibility to Protect?' (43 mins 11 secs)

28 February 2014 - Binder, Christina: 'Stability and Change in Times of Fragmentation. The Limits of Pacta sunt Servand revisited' (40 mins 10 secs)

21 February 2014 - Fox, Gregory: 'Transformative Occupation and Creepng Unilateralism' (38 mins 59 secs)

31 January 2014 - Stoll, Peter-Tobias: 'Splendid fragmentation? The emergence of preferential trade agreements and the future of the world economic order' (46 mins 17 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2014

28 November 2014 - Gantz, David: 'TTIP, CETA, TPP and the Post-Bali WTO: Toward a New World Trade Order?' (44 mins 34 secs)

21 November 2014 - Thomson, Jolyon: 'Science and international environmental law: a meeting of minds, or two disciplines worlds apart' (39 mins 16 secs)

14 November 2014 - McGregor, Lorna: 'The Principle of Due Diligence: A Core Principle of International Human Rights Law?' (36 mins 17 secs)

31 October 2014 - Hovell, Devika: 'The Power of Process: Procedural Fairness in Security Council Decision-making' (34 mins 24 secs)

24 October 2014 - Hohmann, Jesse: 'International Law's Objects' (29 mins 19 secs)

17 October 2014 - Hestermeyer, Holger: 'The Changing Structure of International Law and Its Normative Consequences: International IP Law as an Example' (32 mins 42 secs)

10 October 2014 - Redgwell, Catherine: 'The internationalization of energy law' (53 mins 40 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Michaelmas Term 2013

29 November 2013 - Esmail, Bilqees: 'Nationality laws and the prevention of statelessness in Sudan and South Sudan' (49 mins 3 secs)

22 November 2013 - Humphreys, Stephen: 'Theorising International Environmental Law' (44 mins 24 secs)

15 November 2013 - Nouwen, Sarah: 'Complementarity in the line of fire: The Catalysing Effect of the International Criminal Court in Uganda and Sudan' (44 mins 45 secs)

8 November 2013 - Volterra, Robert: 'Facts, Evidence and Causation: Practice of the ICJ'  (52 mins 7 secs)

25 October 2013 - Verdirame, Guglielmo: 'The Devil and the Holy Water: Will Human Rights Tame War or Will War Corrupt Human Rights?' (38 mins 37 secs)

18 October 2013 - Chappell, Louise: 'Gender Justice and Legitimacy at the International Criminal Court'  (46 mins 15 secs)

11 October 2013 - Klabbers, Jan: 'Research as Curiosity' (40 mins 30 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Easter Term 2013

10 May 2013 - Verdier, Pierre-Hugues: 'How does Customary International Law Change? The Case of State Immunity' (32 mins 43 secs)

3 May 2013 - Lesaffer, Randall: 'The Growth of the ius contra bellum' (48 mins 45 secs)

26 April 2013 - Joseph, Sarah: 'The International Lawyer and Social Media' (46 mins 25 secs)

 

Friday Lunchtime Lecture series Lent Term 2013

8 March 2013 - Allott, Philip: 'The True Nature of International Law' (1 hour 1 min)

22 February 2013 - Akhavan, Payam: 'Reducing Genocide to Law: Definition, Meaning and the Ultimate Crime' (50 mins 39 secs)

15 February 2013 - Footer, Mary: 'Credit Rating Agencies: Using Indicators to Measure Transnational Governance Responses to the Global Financial Crisis' (43 mins 1 sec)

8 February 2013 - Fikfak, Veronika: 'International Law in Domestic Courts - Beyond the Term 'Part'' (28 mins 22 secs)

1 February 2013 - Khan, Karim: 'The International Criminal Court's Role in Promoting International Justice: A Comparison of the Sudan, Kenya, and Libya Situations' (35 mins 6 secs)

25 January 2013 - Brown, Rory: 'Amity, Enmity and Identity' (46 mins 31 secs)