Monday, February 6, 2017 - 4:10pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
In J250

"Law in the Age of Trump” Panel Discussion

 

Monday February 6th

 at  4:10-5:30pm 

 

Room J250, Moot Court Room

 

Panelists:  Professors Lisa Austin, Jutta Brunnée, Anver Emon, Audrey Macklin and David Schneiderman

Live Videostreams (starting c. 4:10 pm):

http://mediacast.ic.utoronto.ca/20170206-LAW/index.htm (Using Microsoft Silverlight)

http://mediacast.ic.utoronto.ca:82/Live1.wmv (Using VLC)

YouTube

 

Discussion topics will include:

 

  • Does Trump’s ban violate the US Constitution? What about US international human rights commitments toward non-citizens? What are the implications for Canadian policy, in particular the safe third country agreement and the beyond the border agreement?

 

  • What is the potential impact of Trump Administration policy on specific treaties, such as the Paris Climate Agreement, and on the international legal order writ large?

 

  • What is the intersection between law and Islamophobia?

 

  • What constitutional remedies may be available to address Trump’s conflicts of interest?

 

  • Registration is not required.

 

For more information, contact michelle.rosenstock@utoronto.ca