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					        THE ASSOCIATION OF SRI LANKAN LAWYERS IN THE UK
                              Presents
    PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW CONFERENCE 2010




         A One Day Continuing                           Education Programme
   The Course will attract 6 CPD hours (Law Society and Bar Council CPD Reference:
                                  CSW/AOSL/0031)
                      The Grange Hotel 50-60 Southampton Row London WC1B 4AR
                             Saturday 30th October 2010 9:30am to 5.45pm

 9.15                 Registration

 9.45-10.00           Introduction by Harendra De Silva QC Chairman
                      Opening by H.E. Justice Nihal Jayasinghe, High Commissioner of Sri Lanka
                      in the UK.

 10.00-10.30          Dan Leader, Leigh Day & Co, International corporate liability

 10.30-11.00          Prof. Ilias Bantekas, Brunel University, the role of human rights in the
                      international criminalisation process.

 11.00-11.15          Refreshments
 11.15-12.00          David Young, Nine Bedford Row, The Special Lebanon Tribunal,
                      composition, and its features.
 12.00-1.00           Lord Anthony Gifford QC, "Extradition and Politics - Jamaica and Rwanda"

 1.00-2.00            Lunch

 2.00-3.00            Courtney Griffiths QC, International Prosecutions; the challenges to the
                      Defence

 3.00-3.15            Refreshments
 3.15- 4.00           Presentations:
                      Harendra De Silva QC: Landmark cases and legal issues; The Munshi case-
                      the youngest prosecution for terrorism in the UK

                      Kat Craig, Christian Khan & Co, ECHR Austin case and its implications for
                      the right to protest

                      Kadi case-asset freezing and travel bans; Speaker TBC
 4.00-5.15            Address by Justice Christopher Weeramantry (Video Conference link from
                      Sri Lanka) “Responsibility of states: Crimes being committed against
                      future Generations by existing States”.

                      Dr. Chaloka Beyani, LSE: The legal framework under which AU enforces
                      peace and security.
                      Human Traficking; international infrastructure ; Speaker TBC
                      Prof. Surya Subedi, UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights, “The
                      Contribution of the ECCC (Khmer Rouge Tribunal) to the development of
                      International Criminal Law”.

 5.15-5.45            Question time and close
 5.45                 Drinks Reception


                      Fee: £35.00 (£25 if less than three years call/PQE).
                        Students please apply for a suitable reduction
                      Includes course materials, light lunch and refreshments.
Limited spaces – For bookings and further details visit http://www.aslluk.co.uk/Events.html
or contact:
 Janaka Siriwardena       07817974043      Janaka1@mdx.ac.uk
 Tanoo Mylvaganam         07973 297178     Tmyla@yahoo.co.uk

 Lalith de Kauwe          020 7993 7600    lalithdk@gclaw.co.uk
 Manoj Rupasinghe         0207 963 105     lrupasinghe@hotmail.com
       THE ASSOCIATION OF SRI LANKAN LAWYERS IN THE UK
                             Presents
   PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW CONFERENCE 2010

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your cheque to:
Janaka Siriwardena
2 Cecil Rd
Colindale
London Nw9 5el


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