2014 Spring Symposium | Print |  E-mail

Managing the Global Environment

Through Trade:

WTO, TPP, TTIP Negotiations, & Bilateral Investment Treaties Versus Regional Trade Agreements


Tuesday, February 18, 2014

American University Washington College of Law


The Symposium discusses how international trade agreements relate to the enhancement of environmental protections and sustainable development, while encouraging trade.

Speakers included:

  • Andrew Shoyer, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Jennifer Hillman, Partner, Cassidy Levy Kent,
  • Kitty Block, Vice President, Humane Society International
  • Timothy Reif, General Counsel, Office of the United States Trade Representative
  • Frank Samolis, Partner, Patton Boggs LLP
  • Ilana Soloman, Director, Responsible Trade Program, Sierra Club
  • Simon Lester, WorldTradeLaw.net LLC,
  • Amelia Porges, Principal, Law Offices of Amelia Porges PLLC
  • David Downes, Assistant Director for Policy, Office of International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Christina Beharry, Senior Associate, Foley Hoag LLP
  • Carroll Muffett, President and CEO, CIEL



contact information

American University
International Law Review
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 610
Washington, DC 20016
Tel: 202-274-4460
Fax: 202-274-4465

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