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UB Law’s Stead Lecturer Gay McDougall to Discuss How the World Views the Black Lives Matter Movement

Renowned human rights scholar and advocate Gay McDougall will deliver UB School of Law’s 25th Annual John Sumner Stead Lecture in International Law on the international community’s response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Her talk, “Cries of BLM Reverberate … Continue reading

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UB Law’s Prof. Nienke Grossman Active in Numerous International Human Rights Activities This Summer

UB Law Prof. Nienke Grossman, co-director of the Center for International and Comparative Law, has had a busy summer working on issues of international human rights. On July 15, she participated in a Virtual Regional Consultation on the Preparation of Guidelines … Continue reading

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UB Law Prof. Nienke Grossman Signs on to Letter Rebuking Trump Administration on ICC Sanctions

UB Law Prof. Nienke Grossman, co-director of the Center for International and Comparative Law, was among 175 international law scholars who signed a letter urging President Trump to rescind his June 11 authorization of sanctions and visa denials for International … Continue reading

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Stead Lecturer Dean Monica Pinto Speaks of Growing Recognition of Women’s Rights in the Americas

This blog post about the John Sumner Stead Annual Lecture on International and Comparative Law was written by Nicholas Martin, Class of 2021. Nick is treasurer of the International Law Society, a 2L representative to the Environmental Law Society, and … Continue reading

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Monica Pinto to Deliver Stead Annual Lecture in International Law on Oct. 23 at UB School of Law

Since 1996, the John Sumner Stead Annual Lecture on International and Comparative Law has brought a distinguished speaker to Baltimore each year to discuss new developments in international and comparative law. This year’s lecturer will be Monica Pinto, a respected … Continue reading

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UB Law Students Visit the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C. to Learn About Human Rights

On April 8, 2019, students from three classes at the UB School of Law – International Law, Law and Human Rights, and Immigrant Rights Clinic – traveled to Washington, D.C. for an interactive discussion with staff from the Organization of … Continue reading

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