International Law Section

The ABA International Law Section is the leader in the development of policy in the international arena, the promotion of the rule of law and the education of international law practitioners. 

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Annual Conference in New York City

Save the Date for the Section’s Annual Conference, May 1-5, 2023 in New York City at the Sheraton Times Square.. For the first time ever will include the Section's Law Day Program, and the Leadership Retreat. Stay tuned for more details on registration and booking your room at the Sheraton.

Asia/Pacific Conference: Law and Technology in a Changing World

The International Law Section will present the 2023 Fall Conference in Seoul, South Korea on Law and Future of Technology from Oct. 10-13, 2023, where we will discuss current issues facing businesses involved in high-tech, covering everything from artificial intelligence and cybersecurity to biotechnology and digital platforms.

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Publications

International Law News: Fall 2022

International Law News, Fall 2022. This Special Edition issue focuses on conservation and human rights and brings to light other issues which will be the subject of upcoming programs and policy initiatives.

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Year in Review: 2021

International Legal Developments Year in Review: 2021, presents a survey of important legal and political developments in international law that occurred during 2021 amid a continuing global pandemic. The volume consists of articles from over twenty committees of the American Bar Association Section of International Law.

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International Animal Law Committee Newsletter

The Winter/Spring 2022 newsletter features articles on the role animal agriculture plays in fueling the climate crisis, the rights of nature, and the refugee status of nonhuman animals during the Ukrainian crisis.

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Founded in 1933, the International Law Section is the leader in the development of policy in the international arena, the promotion of the rule of law and the education of international law practitioners.

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