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ABA - Section of International Law 2011 Spring Meeting

April 5 - 9, 2011 • Washington, DC

The Spring meeting will bring the world's leading international practitioners (including both in-house and outside counsel), academics, and government officials from around the world to Washington DC for four days of outstanding programming, networking, and events.

All registrations include access to over 70 CLE programs, twice daily networking breaks, special events such as the Breakfast at the Bar Series, Section Afternoon on the Hill and International Practice Boot Camp, the Tuesday evening Opening Reception at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill and the Chair’s Closing Reception on Friday Evening at Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture.

The meeting will also feature daily luncheons with distinguished speakers such as U.S. Copyright Office General Counsel, David S. Carson, and former Judge of the International Court of Justice, Thomas Buergenthal, a Day on the Hill to visit with members of Congress as well as exceptional receptions at the Canadian Embassy, the Diplomatic Reception Rooms at the U.S. Department of State.

Michael Martinez is one of the meeting's Co-Chairs and is one of the speakers on the topic of "Pressing Matters: A Comparative Review of Defamation in the Borderless World." Lisa Savitt is a member of the Steering Committee.

Crowell & Moring is one of the sponsors.