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International Law Colloquium Series: Greg Shaffer

About the event:

International Law Colloquium Series Presents:

Transnational Legal Orders

12:15-1:30 pm, Borchard
S.J. Quinney College of Law


Greg Shaffer – Professor Gregory Shaffer is the Melvin C. Steen Professor of Law, University of Minnesota Law School, and Affiliated Professor of Political Science. Previously, he was Professor of Law at the University of Wisconsin and Director of the University’s Center on World Affairs and the Global Economy, and Wing Tat Lee Chair at Loyola University Chicago. He received his JD from Stanford Law School (high distinction) and his BA from Dartmouth College (magna cum laude).

Professor Shaffer's publications include Transnational Legal Ordering and State Change (Cambridge University Press, 2013); Dispute Settlement at the WTO: The Developing Country Experience (Cambridge University Press, 2011); Regulating Risk in the Global Economy: The Law and Politics of Genetically Modified Foods (Oxford University Press, 2008); Defending Interests: Public-Private Partnerships in WTO Litigation (Brookings Institution Press, 2003), Transatlantic Governance in the Global Economy (Rowman & Littlefield, 2001), and over seventy articles and book chapters on international trade law, global governance, and globalization's impact on domestic regulation. His articles have been published in the main law reviews or international law reviews at Harvard, Yale, Columbia, NYU, Virginia, Michigan, Duke, and Cornell, among others. He has won many awards and recognition for his scholarship. 

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Click here to download the paper (available a week before, participants should read the paper in advance), and to see the entire International Law Colloquium Series Calendar >>


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