Ronald Brand Teaches Transnational Legal Practice, Participates in State Department Advisory Group
On June 7-11, 2010, Professor Ronald Brand taught eight hours of class on Jurisdictional Considerations for Transnational Transactions Planning and two hours of Transnational Legal Practice and Professional Responsibility in the University of Bologna/CILE International Commercial Contracts Summer School in Ravenna, Italy. The week of classes included over thirty hours of presentations on international contract issues, and was sponsored by the Fondazione Flaminia Ravenna and the Port Authority of Ravenna. On June 18, 2010, Professor Brand participated as a member of the ASIL Working Group on Implementation of the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements at Tillar House in Washington, D.C. The Working Group was established to advise U.S. State Department Legal Adviser, Harold Koh, on the implementation of the 2005 Hague Convention.