A discussion featuring Eugene Kontorovich (Northwestern School of Law) and J.H.H. Weiler (NYU School of Law)
Furman Hall, Rm. 210
Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP
Eugene Kontorovich is Professor of Law at Northwestern University School of Law. His research spans the fields of constitutional law, international law, and law and economics. Prof. Kontorovich has also written and lectured extensively about the legal aspects of the Israel-Arab conflict. After law school, he clerked for Judge Richard Posner on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
J.H.H. Weiler is Joseph Straus Professor of Law as well as holder of the European Union Jean Monnet Chair at New York University School of Law, and Co-Director of the Tikvah Center for Law & Jewish Civilization. Weiler served as a member of the Committee of Jurists of the Institutional Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, co-drafting the European Parliament's Declaration of Human Rights and Freedoms and Parliament's input to the Maastricht Inter-intergovernmental Conference.