Satvinder Juss
King's College

"Academic content was really inspiring and rewarding. I have been teaching for over 15 years and this is just about the most interesting thing I have ever done in teaching. Students were great and colleagues were fantastic."

Fall 2012 Faculty

Roberto Caranta (Academic Co-Director)

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Roberto Caranta

University of Torino

Phone.: (0039) 0116703214 / (0039) 0116703211
Fax: (0039) 0116703211

Law Faculty San Maurizio 24
10124 Torino

Brief Bio

Roberto Caranta is full professor of administrative law with the Law Faculty of the University of Turin (Italy). He is Director of the Master on Public Procurement for Sustainable Development jointly managed by his University and ITC-ILO Turin. He is directing (with Steen Treumer) the European Procurement Law Series, DJØF, Copenhagen. He is member of both the research networks Public Contracts in Legal Globalization / Contrats Publics dans la Globalisation Juridique and PLAN - Procurement Law Academic Network. He is a member of the Dispute settlement board of the European Space Agency -ESA.

With ITC-ILO he is involvement in formation activities on Green Public Procurements (GPP). Pending accession of new EU Member States he was member in a number of expert groups for EU-Phare Projects, including Approximation of Legislation in the Czech Republic, and EU-Obnova Project (in Croazia - Support to the Ministry of European Integration in the process of the approximation of law). With ITC-ILO he was and is involved in formation projects on public procurement rules involving participants from many countries, and missions abroad (including Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh).

Representative Publications

On Discretion, in S. Prechal and B. van Roermund (eds.), The Coherence of EU Law. The Search for Unity in Divergent Concepts, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2008, 185;

The Fall from Fundamentalism in Italian Administrative Law, in M. Ruffert (ed), The Public-Private Law Divide: Potential for Transformation?, London, BIICL, 2009, 99-121;

212) Pleading for European Comparative Administrative Law: What is the Place for Comparative Law in Europe?, in K.J. de Graaf, J.H. Jans, A. Prechal, R.J.G.M. Widdershoven (edds.) European Administrative Law: Top-Down and Bottom-Up (Groningen, Europa Law Publishing, 2009) 155-173;

(editor with M. Trybus) The Law of Green and Social Procurements in Europe, Copenhagen, DJØF, 2010;

Sustainable Public Procurement in the EU, in R. Caranta and M. Trybus (edds.) The Law of Green and Social Procurements in Europe, Copenhagen, DJØF, 2010, 15-51;

Transparence et concurrence, in R. Noguellou U. - Stelkens (eds.) Droit comparé des contrats publics. Comparative Law on Public Contracts (Bruxelles, Bruylant, 2010), 145-172;

Democracy, Legitimacy and Accountability - is there a Common European Theoretical Framework?, in M. Ruffert (ed.), Legitimacy in European Administrative Law: Reform and Reconstruction, Groningen, Europa Law Publishing, 2011, 175-196;

Le contentieux des contrats publics en Italie, in Rev. fr. dr. Adm. 2011, 54-61;

(editor con A. Gerbrandy) Tradition and Change in European Administrative Law, Groningen, Europa Law Publishing, 2011;

Evolving Patterns and Change in the EU Governance and their Consequences on Judicial Protection, in R. Caranta and A. Gerbrandy (edds), Tradition and Change in European Administrative Law, Groningen, Europa Law Publishing, 2011, 15-61;

Many Different Paths, but Are They All Leading to Effectiveness, in S. Treumer - F. Lichère (edds) Enforcement of the EU Public Procurement Rules, Copenhagen, DJØF, 2011, 53-93;

Damages for Breaches of EU Public Procurement Law: Issues of Causation and Recoverable Losses, in D. Fairgrieve - F. Lichère (edds.), Public Procurement Law. Damages as an Effective Remedy, Oxford, Hart, 2011, 167-184

Rémy Gerbay

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Remy Gerbay Queen Mary, University of London

Phone: (0044) 079 8879 2663

Queen Mary University
Law School
Mile End Road
London, E1 4NS

Brief Bio

Rémy Gerbay teaches international commercial law at Queen Mary University in London. Prior to joining the School of Law at Queen Mary, Rémy was the Deputy Registrar of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), between 2009 and 2012. Rémy was also acting Registrar of the DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre in Dubai.

Immediately prior to joining the LCIA, Rémy was in private practice with English law firm Herbert Smith LLP, in London and Paris, where he concentrated on commercial and investment arbitration (ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL and ICSID).

Rémy received a French law degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Lyon III, a two-year Master's in international law from the Graduate Institute of International Studies (IUHEI, University of Geneva), and an LL.M., Dean's List, from Georgetown University Law Centre. For his work at Georgetown Law, Rémy was the recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship. He was admitted to practice as an attorney (state of New York) and as a Solicitor (England and Wales). Rémy has taught international arbitration at SciencesPo (Paris) and Universite Jean Moulin (Lyon), and regularly speaks at conferences.

Markus Heintzen

Markus Heintzen Free University of Berlin

Phone: (030) 838 54826
Fax: (030) 838 52105

Raum 5511
Boltzmannstrasse 3
14195 Berlin

Brief Bio

Prof. Dr. Markus Heintzen was born in Eitorf/ Sieg, Germany, in 1960. He studied law and philosophy at the University of Bonn and graduated by passing the First State Exam in 1984. After mandatory military service he was employed as a research assistant to Prof. Dr. Isensee (chair in public law at the University of Bonn) from 1985 to 1988 and absolved the Referendariat (legal traineeship required by German Law) in the district of the Oberlandesgericht Köln (Higher Regional Court of Appeals in Cologne) from 1986 to 1989. In 1987 he obtained his Ph.D. with a thesis on "Foreign relations of private organizations" at the University of Bonn. After that, he passed the Second State Exam in 1989.

In 1994, having spent five years as academic assistant to Prof. Dr. Isensee at the Institute for Public Law at the University of Bonn, he finished his habilitation thesis on "The category of competence in federal state law".

He then functioned as Professor for Public Law at the Martin-Luther-University of Halle-Wittenberg from 1994 to 1997. In October 1997, he was appointed Professor for Public, Administrative and Tax Law at the Free University of Berlin. During the years 2007 and 2009 he served as Dean of the Law Faculty at the Free University of Berlin.

He cooperates closely with colleagues from Japan, Italy, Russia and United States. Recent conferences have led him to Istanbul, St. Petersburg and Tokyo.

Representative Publications

von Mangoldt / Klein / Starck, Kommentar zum Grundgesetz, Art. 71 and 73

von Münch/ Kunig, Grundgesetz-Kommentar, Art. 104a-115 and 143c, 143d

with Prof. Musil, Das Steuerrecht des Gesundheitswesens

Die auswärtigen Beziehungen privater Verbände - Eine staatsrechtliche, insbesondere grundrechtskollisionsrechtliche Untersuchung (Dissertation)

Satvinder Juss

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Satvinder Juss King's College London


Room SW2.13
London, WC2R 2LS

Brief Bio

Professor Juss is a human rights expert focusing on policy-oriented work. He contributed as a renowned expert at the invitation of the Home Affairs Committee to a pioneering seminar on Human Trafficking at the Houses fo Parliament on 14th May 2009, which brought together the Chairs of all the Home Affairs Committees in Europe, in a new initiative to harmonize standards and procedures in this field. He was also Consultant in April 2009 to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in a programme funded by the British Embassy in Ankara, Turkey, on issues of expulsion, re-admission and voluntary return of migrants. In 2010, he advised the Government of Bermuda on legislation.

Professor Juss has been involved in, and given policy speeches for, various think-tanks, including the Royal Society of Arts, Encounter, and the Rowntree Trust. He regularly appears as a practicising Barrister in the High Court and the Court of Appeal and is listed as a "Legal Expert" in the Directory of Legal Experts,. He has argued cases also in the House of Lords and the Privy Council. He was counsel in the foreign marriages case (involving Art. 12 right to marry) and in the 'funeral pyres' case (involving Art. 9 right to religious freedom) and sits as a part-time Judge. Professor Juss has taught at a number of Universities in the UK and the USA, including Harvard Law School and Indiana University in Bloomington. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and its Council Member, and is a member of its Migration Commission, which published its ground-breaking Report, "Migration: A Welcome Opportunity" ( in November 2005. He is a Council member also of Encounter, and of the Society of Legal Scholars. In 2010 his name was added to the Panel of the Arbitrators of the Indian Council for Arbitration. Professor Juss seeks to incorporate the role of scholar, practitioner, and activist in all the various fields of his expertise.

Representative Publications


International Migration & Global Justice, (With a Foreword by Prof. Guy S. Goodwin - Gill) 330 pages (Ashgate Press; London, 2006), (ISBN 07546467180754646718).

A Guide to the Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants etc..Act) 2004 177 pages (London, Cavendish Press, 2005) (ISBN 1859419828).

Judicial Discretion and the Right to Property. (With a Foreword by The Hon. Sir Gavin Lightman) 146 pages (Pinter, 1998) (ISBN 1-85567-531-5).

Discretion and Deviation in the Administration of Immigration Control. (With a Foreword by Sir Louis Blom - Cooper QC.) 215 pages (Modern Legal Studies, Sweet & Maxwell, 1997) (ISBN 0421-618-3020421-618-302).

Immigration, Nationality and Citizenship. (With a Foreword by The Hon. Sir Stephen Sedley [now Lord Justice]) 200 pages (Mansell, 1993, Reprinted in Paperback 1994) (ISBN 0-7201-2149-30-7201-2149-3).


"The Decline and Decay of European Refugee Policies", 44 pages, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies , ( Vol. 25; Number 4, Winter 2005; pp.749-792).

"Constitutionalising Rights Without a Constitution: The British Experience under Article 6 of the Human Rights Act 1998", 32 pages, Statute Law Review [ 2006; Vol. 27; No.1, pp.1-32].

"Rule-making and the Immigration Rules-A Retreat from Law?" 14 pages Statute Law Review (published by Oxford University Press) (1992) vol.13, No.2, pp.150-164 (ISSN 0144-35930144-3593).

"Suspects' Rights and PACE: Can the Courts do the Balancing Trick?" Statute Law Review 16 pages (published by Oxford University Press) (1991) vol.11, No.3, pp.211-226 (ISSN 0144-35930144-3593).
"The Meaning of 'Error' in Appellate Review" in Judicial Review, 5 pages, (December 2004, Vol. 9, Issue 4, pp.

299-304, ISSN 1085-4681).

"Medical Treatment-Pragmatism and the Search for Principle" (with Professor Nigel Lowe), 7 pages, Modern Law Review (1993) vol.56, pp.865-872 (ISSN 0026-7961).

"Towards a Morally Legitimate Reform of Refugee Law : The Uses of Cultural Jurisprudence", 43 pages, Harvard Human Rights Journal, (1998) vol. 11, Spring, pp.311-354. (ISSN 1057-5057).

"Pritchard v. Cobden [1987]2WLR p.627: An unusual claim in the Court of Appeal" Cambridge Law Journal (1986) July, p.210.

"Judicial Review and the Duty to Give Adequate Reasons" Cambridge Law Journal (1986) November, p.372.

"Declaration of Trust and Severance of Joint Tenancy-the End of the Story?" Cambridge Law Journal (1986) July, p.205.

Karen Knop

Karen Knop University of Toronto

Phone: 416-978-4035
Fax: 416-978-7899

Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
84 Queen's Park
Toronto, Ontario
Canada, M5S 2C5

Brief Bio

Karen Knop is a professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto. She was editor of the University of Toronto Law Journal from 2007 to 2012. Professor Knop has been a senior fellow at the Center for International Studies, New York University School of Law and the J.C. Smith Visiting Fellow at the School of Law, University of Nottingham. She was a visiting professor at the Georgetown University Law Center in 2011 and has taught in the graduate program at the University of Melbourne law school. Professor Knop sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Council on International Law and has served on the Executive Council of the American Society of International Law and as rapporteur for the International Law Association's Committee on Feminism and International Law.

Professor Knop writes on public and private international law, with a focus on issues of interpretation, identity and participation. Her book Diversity and Self-Determination in International Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002) was awarded a Certificate of Merit by the American Society of International Law. She is the editor of Gender and Human Rights (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004), and co-editor of a 2008 symposium issue of Law and Contemporary Problems on "Trandisciplinary Conflict of Laws" and of Re-Thinking Federalism: Citizens, Markets and Governments in a Changing World (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1995).



Gender and Human Rights, ed., (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004).

Diversity and Self-Determination in International Law, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002).

Chapters in Books

"State Law Without Its State" in Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas and Martha Merrill Umphrey, eds., Law Without Nations (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011) 66-100.

"The Tokyo Women's Tribunal and the Turn to Fiction" in Fleur Johns, Richard Joyce and Sundya Pahuja, eds., Events: The Force of International Law (London: Routledge, 2010) 145-164.

"Relational Nationality: On Gender and Nationality in International Law" in T.A. Aleinikoff and D. Klusmeyer, eds., Citizenship Today: Global Perspectives and Practices (Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2001) 89-124.


"From Multiculturalism to Technique: Feminism, Culture, and the Conflict of Laws Style" (2012) 64 Stanford Law Review 589-656 (with Ralf Michaels and Annelise Riles).

"Citizenship, Public and Private" (2008) 71:3 Law and Contemporary Problems 309-341.
Available at

"Here and There: International Law in Domestic Courts" (2000) 32 New York University Journal of International Law and Politics 501.

"Re/Statements: Feminism and State Sovereignty in International Law" (1993) 3 Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems 293.

Judith Lichtenberg

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Georgetown Law

Web site:

600 New Jersey Avenue N.W.

DC 20001

Brief Bio

Judith Lichtenberg is Professor of Philosophy at Georgetown University; until 2007 she taught at the University of Maryland, where she held a joint appointment in the Department of Philosophy and the Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy. The author of many articles in the areas of international and domestic justice, nationalism, war, higher education, and the mass media, she is coauthor (with Robert K. Fullinwider) of Leveling the Playing Field: Justice, Politics, and College Admissions (2004) and editor of Democracy and the Mass Media (1990). She was a fellow at the Stanford University's Humanities Center in 2005-06 and at Hebrew University's Institute for Advanced Studies in 2011. Her book Distant Strangers: Ethics, Psychology, and the Alleviation of Global Poverty is forthcoming with Cambridge University Press.

Representative publications


Distant Strangers: Ethics, Psychology, and the Alleviation of Global Poverty, forthcoming, Cambridge University Press.

Leveling the Playing Field: Justice, Politics, and College Admissions (with Robert K. Fullinwider), Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2004.


"Paternalism, Manipulation, Freedom, and the Good," Eldar Shafir, ed., Behavioral Foundations of Public Policy (Princeton: Princeton University Press, forthcoming).

"Oughts and Cans: Badness, Wrongness, and the Limits of Ethical Theory," Philosophical Topics 38 (2010), 123-42.

"Negative Duties, Positive Duties, and the 'New Harms'," Ethics 120 (April 2010).

"Is Pure Altruism Possible?," The New York Times, October 19, 2010.

"Are There Any Basic Rights?," in Charles Beitz and Robert Goodin, eds., Global Basic Rights (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).

"Famine, Affluence, and Psychology," Singer Under Fire, Jeffrey Schaler, ed. (Chicago: Open Court Publishing Company, 2009.

"What Is Charity?," Philosophy & Public Policy Quarterly 29 no. 3-4 (Summer/Fall 2009).

"How to Judge Soldiers Whose Cause Is Unjust," in David Rodin and Henry Shue, eds., Just and Unjust Warriors: The Moral and Legal Status of Soldiers (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008).

"About Altruism," Philosophy & Public Policy Quarterly 28 (2008).

"Presidential Dirty Hands," in Terry Price and J. Thomas Wren, eds., Presidential Leadership (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).

"Some Central Problems of Just War Theory," R. Joseph Hoffmann, ed., Just War and Jihad (Prometheus Books, 2006).

"Absence and the Unfond Heart: Why People Are Less Giving Than They Might Be," in The Ethics of Assistance: Morality and the Distant Needy, edited by Deen Chatterjee (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004).

"Preemption and Exceptionalism in U.S. Foreign Policy: Precedent and Example in the International Arena," in Thomas G. Weiss, Margaret E. Crahan, and John Goering, eds., Wars on Terrorism and Iraq: Human Rights, Unilateralism, and U.S. Foreign Policy (London: Routledge, 2004).

"Media Ethics," Blackwell Companion to Applied Ethics, edited by R.G. Frey and Christopher Wellman (Oxford: Blackwell, 2003).

"The Ethics of Retaliation," Philosophy & Public Policy Quarterly 21, no. 4 (Fall 2001).

"Journalism," Encyclopedia of Ethics, 2d ed. (New York: Routledge, 2001).

"Freedom of the Press," Encyclopedia of Ethics, 2d ed. (New York: Routledge, 2001).

David Luban (Academic Co-Director)

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David Lubin
Georgetown Law

Phone: 001 202-662-9461

McDonough 434
600 New Jersey Avenue
DC 20001

Brief Bio

David Luban is University Professor and Professor of Law and Philosophy, and the Acting Director of the Center on National Security and the Law. Luban received his B.A. from the University of Chicago and Ph.D. in philosophy from Yale University. He came to Georgetown in 1997 from the University of Maryland. Luban has been visiting professor and Distinguished Senior Fellow in Legal Ethics at Yale Law School, and Leah Kaplan Visiting Professor of Human Rights at Stanford Law School; he has also held visiting appointments at Dartmouth College, the University of Melbourne, and Harvard Law School. In 2011 he was a fellow of the Institute for Advanced Studies at Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Luban has held a Guggenheim Fellowship and Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, and won awards for his legal ethics scholarship from the New York State Bar and the American Bar Foundation. In spring 2012 he will be Bacon-Kilkenny Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law at Fordham Law School.

In addition to legal ethics and philosophy, his recent scholarship concerns international criminal law, just war theory, human rights, and the US torture debate. Luban has published more than 150 articles; his books have been translated into Chinese and Japanese. They include Lawyers and Justice (1988), Legal Modernism (1993), Legal Ethics and Human Dignity (2007) and, most recently, International and Transnational Criminal Law (2010) (with Julie O'Sullivan and David P. Stewart). Luban has written for, the Washington Post, and the Los Angeles Times; he is a member of the group legal blog Balkinization. He is a frequent speaker at universities in the United States, and has lectured in a dozen other countries. Luban served on the DC Bar's legal ethics committee, and chaired the Professional Responsibility Section of the Association of American Law Schools, as well as the American Philosophical Association's committee on law and philosophy.

Representative Publications

  • Legal Ethics and Human Dignity (Cambridge UP, forthcoming).
  • Legal Ethics: Law Stories (co-edited with Deborah L. Rhode) (Foundation Press, 2006).
  • Legal Ethics (4th edition) (co-authored with Deborah L. Rhode) (Foundation Press, 2004).
  • Legal Modernism (University of Michigan Press, 1994).
  • Lawyers and Justice: An Ethical Study (Princeton UP, 1988).
Articles and Reviews

"Preventive War and Human Rights," in Henry Shue, ed., Preventive War (Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

"Fairness to Rightness: Jurisdiction, Legality, and the Legitimacy of International Criminal Law," in Samantha Besson and John Tasioulas, eds., Philosophy in International Law (Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

"Beyond Moral Minimalism," in Symposium on May's Crimes Against Humanity, Ethics and International Affairs, vol. 20, no. 3 (2006), pp. 353-60.

"Calling Genocide By Its Rightful Name: A Critique of the United Nation's Darfur Report," Chicago Journal of International Law, vol. 7, no. 1 (2006), pp. 303-20.

Also in Samantha Besson, Michel Hottelier, and Franz Werro, eds., Les droits de L'homme au centre. Human Right at the Center ( Zurich: Schulthess Edition, 2006), pp. 191-208.

Review of Jon Elster, Closing the Books: Transitional Justice in Historical Perspective, Ethics, vol. 116, no. 2 (2006), pp. 409-12.

"Eight Fallacies on Liberty and Security," in Richard Ashby Wilson, ed., Human Rights in the War on Terror, (Cambridge University Press, 2005), pp. 242-57.

"Liberalism, Torture, and the Ticking Bomb," Virginia Law Review, vol. 91, no. 6 (2005), pp. 1425-61.

"Liberalism, Torture, and the Ticking Bomb," in Karen Greenberg, ed., The Torture Debate in America (Cambridge University Press, 2005), pp. 35-83. This is a substantially expanded version of the Virginia Law Review essay.

"Liberalism, Torture, and the Ticking Bomb," in Steven Lee, ed., Intervention, Terrorism, and Torture: Challenges to Just War Theory in the 21st Century (Springer Verlag, forthcoming). This is an abridged version.

"Torture and the Ticking Bomb," Georgetown Law (Spring/Summer 2005), pp. 48-51. An op-ed length adaptation.

Excerpted in Harper's Magazine, March 2006, pp. 11-16.

Translated as "Liberalismus und die Verführung zur Folter," Die Zeit Kursbuch, vol. 163, special issue "Folter und Feste," March 30, 2006, pp. 52-71.

Abridged and reprinted in The Philosopher's Magazine, vol. 34 (2006).

Reprint of Harper's version in Jeffrey Olen, Vincent Barry, and Julie C. Van Camp, eds. Applying Ethic: A Text With Readings, 9th ed. (Wadsworth/Thomson, forthcoming 2008).

Reprinted in K. Nagra Sri Valli, ed., Torture and Ethics (ICFAI Law Books Division, forthcoming).

Review of Luc Reydams, Universal Jurisdiction: International and Municipal Legal Perspectives, International and Comparative Law Quarterly, vol. 54, no. 3 (2005), pp. 804-06.

"Making Sense of Moral Meltdowns," in Susan Carle, ed., Lawyers' Ethics and the Pursuit of Social Justice: A Critical Reader (NYU Press, 2005), pp. 355-70.

also in Deborah L. Rhode, ed., Moral Leadership: The Theory and Practice of Power, Judgment, and Policy (Stanford University Press, forthcoming).

"Lawyers as Defenders of Human Dignity (When They Aren't Busy Attacking It)," University of Illinois Law Review, vol. 2005, no. 3 (2005), pp. 815-46.

"A Theory of Crimes Against Humanity," Yale Journal of International Law, vol. 29, no. 1 (2004), pp. 85-167.

"Preventive War," Philosophy & Public Affairs, vol. 32, no. 3 (2004), pp. 207-248.

"The Coiled Serpent of Argument: Reason, Authority, and Law in a Talmudic Tale" Chicago-Kent Law Review (2004), vol. 79, pp. 1253-88.

"Integrity: Its Causes and Cures," Fordham Law Review, vol. 72, no. 2 (2003), pp. 279-310.

"Taking Out the Adversary: The Assault on Progressive Public Interest Lawyers," California Law Review, vol. 91 (2003), pp. 209-46.

Excerpted in George M. Cohen and Susan P. Koniak, eds., Foundations of the Law and the Ethics of Lawyering (Foundation Press,2004), pp. 389-404.

"The War on Terrorism and the End of Human Rights," Philosophy & Public Policy Quarterly, vol. 22, no. 3 (Summer 2002), pp. 9-14.

[109a] reprinted in Fellowship, vol. 68, no. 11-12, (Nov./Dec. 2002), pp. 20-23.

reprinted in Verna V. Gehring, ed., War After September 11 (Rowman & Littlefield, 2002).

reprinted in Thomas Shipka, ed., Philosophy: Paradox and Discovery, 5th ed. (McGraw-Hill, 2004).

reprinted in Mark V. Tushnet, ed., The Constitution in Wartime (Duke University Press, 2005), pp. 219-31.

reprinted in Judith A. Boss, Analyzing Moral Issues, 3rd edition (McGraw-Hill, 2004).

reprinted in Larry May, Eric Rovie, and Steve Viner, eds., The Morality of War: Classical and Contemporary Readings (Pearson Prentice-Hall, 2005), pp. 413-21.

Review of Aleksandar Jokic, War Crimes and Collective Wrongdoing, Philosophical Review, vol. 111, no. 4 (2002), pp. 620-24

Margherita Salvadori

University of Torino

Phone: (0039) 11 6703568
Fax: (0039) 11 6703390

Biblioteca Ruffini, stanza 10 San Maurizio 24
10124 Torino

Brief Bio

Professor Margherita Salvadori is Professor of Law at the University of Torino, Faculty of Law.

Main fields of research include: Conflict of Law, International Law and European Contract Law.

Career and professional education: Economic International Law Phd (1994); Teaching Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Turin (1996); since January 2005 an associate professor of International Law at the Faculty of Law, Torino University (admitted by competitive entrance examination) at the University Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan in January 2003).

Holds courses at the Torino Faculty of law on Conflict of Laws and Public International Law.

Member of the Doctoral School in Law, Torino University.

Visiting Professor of the Faculté de Droit, Sciences Economiques et Gestion, Université Lorraine, Franc.

Member of the Italian Society of International Law ( and of the European Observatory On Digital Resistance, Liberation Technology and Human Rights at the University of Milan (

Currently working on the following research project: (i) Extracting Value from Public Sector Information: Legal Framework and Regional Policies (EVPSI, and(ii) The legal constraints related to the distortions between supply and demand for digital content (

Recent researches fields (I) the choice courts agreements (II) internet governance as well as (III) the enforcement and application of the European Convention on Human Rights and of the European Charter of Fundamental Rights.

Representative Publications

Margherita Salvadori (2011), Right of access to documents: the implementation of Article 42 of the Charter of Fundamentals Rights, in M.A.Biasiotti; S.Faro (a cura di), From Information to Knowledge - Online access to legal information: methodologies, trends and perspectives, IOS Press, Amsterdam, 2011, ISBN 978-1-60750-987-5, pp. 39-53

Margherita Salvadori (2011), El Convenio sobre Acuerdos de Eleccion de Foro y el Reglamento Bruselas I: Autonomia de la Voluntad y Procedimientos Paralelos, in J.C. Fernandez Rozas (a cura di), Anuario Espanol de Dercho Internacional Privado, Tomo X - 2010, Iprolex, Madrid, pp. 829-844.

Margherita Salvadori (2011), L'adesione dell'Unione europea alla Convenzione europea per la salvaguardia dei diritti dell'uomo e delle libertà fondamentali, in R.Mazzola, I.Zuanazzi, Aequitas sive Deus, In onore di Rinaldo Bertolino, Torino, Giappichelli, pp. 1278-1287

Margherita Salvadori (2010), L'assistenza giudiziaria tra Stati e le notificazioni internazionali nel regolamento (CE) n. 1393/2007, in: Sergio Vinciguerra, Francesco Dassano, Scritti in memoria di Giuliano Marini, vol. 1, p. 893-926, Torino, Giappichelli, ISBN/ISSN: 9788849520286

Rosanna Gambini, Margherita Salvadori (a cura di) (2009), Convenzione europea sui diritti dell'uomo: processo penale e garanzie. Napoli, Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane (ESI), vol. 1, p. I-1-VIII-150, ISBN: 978-88-495-1950-1

Margherita Salvadori (2008), La Convenzione europea dei diritti dell'uomo nell'ordinamento italiano, in: AA.VV.. Les Annales de la Faculté de Nancy, vol. Vol. I, 2008-2009, p. 135-153, Nancy, Presses Universitaires de Nancy

Margherita Salvadori (2008), L'azione diretta nei confronti dell'assicuratore della responsabilità civile: profili comunitari ed internazional-privatistici, in: Diritto e politiche dell'unione europea, vol. 2; p. 39-53

Margherita Salvadori (2007), La disciplina comunitaria degli appalti di lavori pubblici, in A.Crosetti (a cura di), La nuova disciplina delle opere pubbliche, vol. 1, p. 71-134, BOLOGNA, Maggioli

Margherita Salvadori (2003), Il diritto internazionale rilevante per la disciplina degli organismi geneticamente modificati, in: R.Ferrara, I.M.Marino. La disciplina giuridica degli organismi geneticamente modificati, vol. 1, Padova, Cedam, p. 41-80

Margherita Salvadori (2003), Lotta alla corruzione e apertura del mercato degli appalti pubblici alla concorrenza internazionale tra imprese, in: G.Sacerdoti, Responsabilità, impresa e strumenti internazionali anticorruzione. vol. 1, Milano, Egea, p. 321-342

Margherita Salvadori (2002), Il caso Southern Bluefin Tuna e problemi di giurisdizione internazionale, in: R.Ferrara-P.M.Vipiana. I <nuovi diritti> nello Stato sociale in trasformazione. La tutela dell'ambiente tra diritto interno e diritto comunitario. vol. 1, Padova, Cedam, p. 523-545

Margherita Salvadori (2001), Gli appalti pubblici nell'Organizzazione mondiale del commercio e nella Comunità europea. Napoli, Jovene

Margherita Salvadori (2001), Commento agli articoli da 163 a 173 (già artt. 130F-130P, Ricerca e sviluppo tecnologico), in: F.Pocar. Commentario breve ai Trattati della Comunità e dell'Unione Europea. vol. 1, p. 650-661, Padova, Cedam

Margherita Salvadori (2001), Commento agli articoli da 98 a 104 (già artt. 102A-104C, Politica economica), in: F.Pocar, Commentario breve ai Trattati della Comunità e dell'Unione Europea. vol. 1, p. 504-517, Padova, Cedam

Margherita Salvadori (1999), La lotta alla corruzione nei rapporti economici internazionali, in: G.Porro, Raccolta di studi di diritto internazionale dell'economia. Torino, Giappichelli, p. 253-280

Margherita Salvadori (1999), Brevi note sulla litispendenza nella Convenzione di Bruxelles, in Responsabilità civile e previdenza, vol. 2; p. 378-387, ISSN: 0391-187X

Margherita Salvadori (1995), The Public Works Directive in Italy. The Berlusconi Government's Temporary Arrangement for the Law on Public Works Procurement, in Public Procurement Law Review, vol. 3; p. CS55-CS63, ISSN: 0963-8245

Margherita Salvadori (1994), La protezione del consumatore nella Convenzione di Roma, con particolare riferimento alle convenzioni di diritto uniforme, in: Consiglio nazionale del notariato, La Convenzione di Roma sulla legge applicabile alle obbligazioni contrattuali. vol. 1, p. 265-280, Milano, Giuffr

Margherita Salvadori (1992), La protezione del contraente debole (consumatore e lavoratore) nella Convenzione di Roma, in: G.Sacerdoti, M.Frigo, La Convenzione di Roma sul diritto applicabile ai contratti internazionali, p. 43-72, Milano, Giuffré

Maxi Scherer

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Maxi Scherer Queen Mary, University of London

PhD (University of Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne) DEA, Maitrise and LLM (Universities of Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne and Cologne)

Avocat à la Cour (Paris Bar)

Solicitor (England & Wales)

Phone: (0044) 020 7882 8077

Location: Lincoln's Inn Fields

Brief Bio

Maxi Scherer is a full-time faculty member at Queen Mary, University of London, Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) and School of International Arbitration. She teaches International and Comparative Commercial Arbitration and International Trade and Investment Dispute Settlement. Maxi Scherer is also the Academic Director of Queen Mary's LLM programme which is to open in Paris in 2013. She has published a number of articles and books in the field of international arbitration and litigation, including as co-author of the forthcoming The New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, C.H. Beck München & Hart Publishing Oxford.

Maxi Scherer studied law at Cologne University, Germany (LLM, summa cum laude) and at University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France (maitrise, DEA, top of class) where she also earned her PhD in international private law (summa cum laude). She is a member of the Paris Bar and a solicitor in England and Wales. Maxi speaks English, French and German fluently. She has practised as a lawyer for almost 15 years and maintains an arbitration and consulting practice with Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, London.

She has taught International Arbitration and Litigation, International Private Law, European Civil Procedure and Comparative Law at various universities and law schools around the globe, including at Sciences Po Law School Paris, University of Melbourne, University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Business School ESCP-EAP Europe Berlin, Pepperdine Law School, University of Basel, Universities of Fribourg/Bern/Neuchâtel, University of Versailles and University of Paris 10 Nanterre. In 2011, Dr Scherer was appointed as Global Hauser Research Fellow at NYU Law School. She has also been selected to serve as Director of Studies at the Hague Academy of International Law in 2016.

Maxi Scherer is a member of the French Committee on Private International Law (Comité Français de Droit International Privé), the French Comparative Law Society (Société de Législation Comparé), the London Court of International Arbitraiton (LCIA) as well as the German (DIS) and Swiss (ASA) Arbitration Associations. She is also a member of the global advisory board of the ICDR Y&I, the international arm of the American Arbitration Association. Maxi speaks regularly on international arbitration topics at conferences and seminars, including at the British Institute for International and Comparative Law (BIICL), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators', the Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF) of the ICC, the Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) of the LCIA, the Inaugural Conference of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) and the Centre for Research on International Investment Law (CREDIMI).

Representive Publications

Ethics in International Arbitration -- Introduction to The European and Middle Eastern Arbitration Review, with G. Born, in: Global Arbitration Review Special Report, p. 3, 2009;

The Effects of Insolvency on International Arbitration, in: Kluwerblog, 2009;

Bridging Cultural Gaps in International Arbitration -- Introduction to The European and Middle Eastern Arbitration Review, with G. Born, in: Global Arbitration Review Special Report, p. 7, 2008;

Commentary of the French Supreme Court decision dated 11 January 2005, in: Revue Critique de Droit International Privé, p. 85, 2006;

Zwänge und Entwicklungen im Prozessrecht: das Neue Deutsche Schiedsverfahrensrecht [Necessity and Development in Procedural Law: The New German Arbitration Law], in: Gerichtsverfahren zwischen Gerechtigkeit und Ökonomie [Judicial Process between Justice and Economics], p. 141, 2005;

Pre-Trial Discovery nach dem Haager Beweisübereinkommen, [Pre-Trial Discovery under the Hague Convention on the Taking of Evidence Abroad], Commentary of the Paris Court of Appeals decision dated 18 September 2003, p.456, IPRax 2005;

Le Nom en Droit International Privé, Etude de droit comparé français et allemand [The Name in Private International Law, a Study of French and German Comparative Law], LGDJ, 2004;

Werbung und Internet, Rechtliche Probleme in Deutschland und in Frankreich [Advertisement and Internet: Legal Issues in Germany and France], in: Rechtsfragen der Informationssgesellschaft, published by Thomas Hoeren/Robert Queck, Erich Schmitt Verlag, 1999;

Pre-Trial Discovery-Maßnahmen in Deutschland: Neuauflage des Deutsch-Amerikanischen Justizkonflikts [Pre-Trial Discovery Measures in Germany: another US-German Judiciary Conflict?], with M. Reufels, in: RIW, p. 667, 1999; and

Die ärztliche Arbeitsunfähigkeitsbescheinigung im Spannungsfeld von deutschem und europäischem Recht [The Medical Certificate of Incapacity to Work in the Crossfire of German and European Law], with M. Reufels, in: RJHA, p. 85, 1996.

Doron Teichman

Doron Teichman Hebrew University

Phone: (00972) 2 5882530
Fax: (00972) 2 5823042

Brief Bio

Doron Teichman studied law and economics in Tel Aviv University, where he earned his B.A. and LL.B. in 2000. After clerking for Justice Kedmy at the Supreme Court and practicing law at I. Gornitzky & Co. Doron completed his graduate studies at the University of Michigan Law School, where he first earned his LL.M in 2002, and then his J.S.D in 2005. Doron was a Fulbright Fellow, an Olin Fellow, and a Humphrey Fellow at the University of Michigan Law School. Later he received the Inaugural Post Graduate Fellowship at The University of Texas Law School. Since 2005, Doron has been serving as an Assistant Professor at the law faculty.

Representative Publications

Sex, Shame, and the Law: An Economic Perspective on Megan's Laws, 42 Harvard Journal on Legislation 355 (2005).

The Market for Criminal Justice: Federalism, Crime Control, and Jurisdictional Competition, 103 Michigan Law Review (2005).

Decentralizing Crime Control: The Political Economy Perspective, 104 Michigan Law Review (2006).

Are all 'Legal Dollars' Created Equal?, 102 NW. U. L. Rev. 223 (2007) (with Yuval Feldman).

A Few Instrumental Thoughts about Luck, Accidents and Insurance, 9 Theoretical Inquiries in Law Forum, Article 16. (2008).

Are all Legal Probabilities Created Equal? 84 NYU L. Rev. 840 (2009) (with Yuval Feldman).

Outsourcing and Insourcing Crime: The Political Economy of Globalized Criminal Activity, 62 Vanderbilt L. Rev. 795 (2009) (with Tomer Broude).

The Geography of Crime, 39 Hebrew U. L. Rev. 3 (2009).

Doron Teichman, Old Habits are Hard to Change: A Case Study of Israeli Real Estate Contracts, 44 L. & Soc. Rev. 299 (2010).

Doron Teichman, Justice, Fairness, and Efficiency in Corporate Law: A Few Comments in Response to C"A 4263/04, 40 Hebrew U. L. Rev. 701 (2011).

Doron Teichman, The Optimism Bias of the Behavioral Analysis of Crime Control, Ill. L. Rev. (forthcoming).

Doron Teichman, Are All Contractual Obligations Created Equal?, Geo. L.J. (forthcoming) (with Yuval Feldman).

Doron Teichman, Criminal Sanctions in The Defense of the Innocent, Mich. L. Rev. (forthcoming) (with Ehud Guttel).

Sentencing Guidelines: An Economic Perspective, Tel-Aviv U. L. Rev. (forthcoming).

Annamaria Viterbo

Annamaria Viterbo University of Torino

Phone and Fax: (0039) 011 6703215

Biblioteca Ruffini, stanza 19 San Maurizio 24

Brief Bio

Annamaria Viterbo is Assistant Professor in International Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Torino, Italy. She obtained a PhD in International Economic Law from the Bocconi University of Milan. After a Legal Internship at the ECB, she was Jean Monnet Fellow at the Robert Schuman Center for Advanced Studies of the European University Institute, Florence and Visiting Scholar at the IMF Legal Department. Anna has presented her research both nationally and internationally at conferences organized by ESIL, SIEL and EUSA. She recently published a monograph titled "International Economic Law and Monetary Measures: Limitations to States' Sovereignty and Dispute Settlement" with Edward Elgar.

Representative Publications

International Economic Law and Monetary Measures: Limitations to States' Sovereignty and Dispute Settlement, Edward Elgar, 2012, ISBN 978 1 84844 634 2

La crisi del debito sovrano e gli interventi dell'UE: dai primi strumenti finanziari al Fiscal Compact (con Roberto Cisotta), in Diritto dell'Unione europea, 2012, n. 2 (forthcoming).

Tensions Between International Investment Protection and Financial Stability, in Calamita J. (ed.), Investment Treaty Law: Current Issues, vol. IV, BIICL, London, (forthcoming: March 2012).

Commento all'art. 136 TFUE (unico autore) e Commento all'art. 137 TFUE (coautore L. Armati), in Commentario del Trattato di Lisbona (a cura del prof. Curti Gialdino), Simone, 2012, pp. 1241-1247, pp. 1248-1250.

L'applicazione extraterritoriale del Patto internazionale sui diritti economici, sociali e culturali: i Principi di Maastricht del 2011, in Diritti umani e diritto internazionale, 2012, vol. 6, n. 1, pp. 210-216.

La membership del Kosovo nel Fondo Monetario Internazionale e nella Banca Mondiale, in L. Gradoni, E. Milano (a cura di), Il parere della Corte Internazionale di Giustizia sulla dichiarazione di indipendenza del Kosovo: un'analisi critica, CEDAM, 2011, pp. 217-226.

The Return of Capital Controls as Emergency Tools to Counter Financial Crises. Iceland's Crisis and the Constraints Imposed by the EEA Agreement, in Capital Markets Law Journal, 2011, vol. 6, n. 2, pp. 214-237.

La crisi della Grecia, l'attacco speculativo all'euro e le risposte dell'Unione europea (con Roberto Cisotta), in Diritto dell'Unione europea, 2010, n. 4, pp. 961-994.

Origine e sviluppo della Convenzione europea dei diritti umani, in G. Cataldi, A. Caligiuri, N. Napolitano (a cura di), La tutela dei diritti umani in Europa: tra sovranità statale e ordinamenti sovranazionali, Padova, 2010, pp. 75-106.

Rassegna delle risoluzioni dell'Assemblea Generale delle Nazioni Unite, 64a sessione ordinaria, Questioni economiche e finanziarie, in La Comunità Internazionale, 2010, n. 3, pp. 469-482.

Financial Regionalism in East Asia: The "Multilateralization" of the Chiang Mai Initiative, in US-China Law Review, December 2009, vol. 6, n. 12, pp. 45-53.

Rassegna delle risoluzioni dell'Assemblea Generale delle Nazioni Unite, 63a sessione ordinaria, Questioni economiche e finanziarie, in La Comunità Internazionale, 2009, n. 2, pp. 293-311.

La cooperazione finanziaria in Asia orientale: tra (multi)regionalismo emergente e tentazioni diprotezionismo, in G. Venturini G. (ed.), Le nuove forme di sostegno allo sviluppo nella prospettiva del diritto internazionale, Torino, 2009, pp. 101-123.

Dispute Settlement Over Exchange Measures Affecting Trade and Investments: IMF, WTO, ICSID and Today's Relevance of Safeguard Clauses, in Transnational Dispute Management, January 2009.

Towards a Stronger Euro: EMU Enlargement and Euroization (vs. Dollarization), in Nageswara Rao Katuri (ed.), The first decade of Euro: Issues and Challenges, ICFAI University Press, Hyderabad, India, 2008, chapter 9.

Rassegna delle risoluzioni dell'Assemblea Generale delle Nazioni Unite, 62a sessione ordinaria, Questioni economiche e finanziarie, in La Comunità Internazionale, 2008, n. 2, pp. 339-349.

A proposito delle nuove forme di finanziamento dello sviluppo e della loro funzione nell'ambito della comunità internazionale, in Il diritto dell'economia, 2008, n. 1, pp. 137-152.

Fondo Monetario Internazionale e Banca Mondiale, in A. Comba (ed.), Neoliberismo e Global Economic Governance, Torino, 2008, pp. 189-244.

Monetary Regionalism: A Challenge to the IMF, in Italian Yearbook of International Law, vol. XVI, 2006, pp. 139-155.

Rassegna delle risoluzioni dell'Assemblea Generale delle Nazioni Unite, 61a sessione ordinaria, Questioni economiche e finanziarie, in La Comunità Internazionale, 2007, n. 3, pp. 579-594.

The ECHR's Protection of Property Rights against Inflation vs. the EC Price Stability Principle, European University Institute Working Papers, RSCAS n. 2006/38 (republished in Asifa Begum (ed.), Property and Ownership: Issues and Implications, ICFAI University Press, Hyderabad, India, 2008, chapter 4, pp. 73-99).

Il Fondo Monetario Internazionale: analisi e prospettive di riforma, in G. Porro (ed.), Studi di diritto internazionale dell'economia, Torino, 2006, pp. 119-155.

Stanley Yeo

National University of Singapore

LLB (Sing); LLM (Well); LLM, PhD, LLD (Syd)

Phone: (0065) 6516 3576
Fax: (0065) 6779 0979

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776

Brief Bio

Professor Yeo joined the Faculty at the National University of Singapore in late 2006 from Southern Cross University, Australia, where he was Head of the School of Law and Justice. His main teaching and research interests lie in the area of criminal law, especially comparative criminal law.

During his academic career spanning over 30 years, Professor Yeo has taught in Australia, Canada, Japan and Singapore and published extensively in the fields of criminal law and criminal justice. His major works include Compulsion in the Criminal Law (Law Book Co, 1990), Fault in Homicide (Federation Press, 1997), Unrestrained Killings and the Law (OUP 1998), Criminal Defences in Australia (LexisNexis, 4th ed, 2005), Australian Criminal Justice (OUP 4th ed, 2009) and Criminal Law in Malaysia and Singapore (LexisNexis, 2nd ed, 2012).

In 2003, Professor Yeo was awarded a Doctor of Laws by Sydney University for his substantial contribution to legal scholarship in the area of criminal defences in the common law world. While in Australia, Professor Yeo was co-editor of the Criminal Law Journal, the leading Australian journal on criminal law, evidence and procedure. He was Chief Editor of the Singapore Journal of Legal Studies from 2008 to 2011.

Professor Yeo is a dedicated and innovative teacher and is a recipient of the Vice-Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence at his former Australian university, and a Teaching Excellence Award at his current Faculty.

Selected Recent Publications

Criminal Law in Malaysia and Singapore (with N Morgan and Chan Wing Cheong) (Singapore: LexisNexis, 2nd ed, 2012)

Codification, Macaulay and the Indian Penal Code: The Legacies and Modern Challenges of Criminal Law Reform, WC Chan, B Wright and S Yeo (eds), (Farnham: Ashgate 2011)

"Killing a Home Invader" (2011) 57 Criminal Law Quarterly 269-285

"Duress under the Indian Penal Code: Insights from Malaysia and Singapore" (2010) 51 Journal of the Indian Law Institute 494-512

"English Reform of Partial Defences to Murder: Lessons for New South Wales" (2010) 21 Current Issues in Criminal Justice 1-19

"Revisiting Necessity" (2010) 56 Criminal Law Quarterly 13-5

"Decriminalising Physician-Assisted Suicide in Singapore" (2010) 22 Singapore Academy of Law Journal 379-412

"Killing in Defence of Property" (2010) 36 Commonwealth Law Bulletin 281-293

"Streamlining the Response Element of Self-Defence" (2010) 14 Canadian Criminal Law Review 231-251

"Staying True to the Indian Penal Code: A Study in Judicial Laxity" (2011) 5 NUJS Law Review 67-81

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