Somali Piracy: Legal and Policy Challenges

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Law 165

Please join the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, in collaboration with NGO Oceans Beyond Piracy, for an evening panel discussing the legal and policy implications of maritime piracy in Somalia and across the world’s oceans. The panel, “Somali Piracy: Legal and Policy Challenges,” will feature expert panelists Sir James Burnell-Nugent, Former Commander-in-Chief Fleet of the Royal Navy; Ms. Donna Hopkins, Coordinator, Counter Piracy and Maritime Security, Bureau of Political Military Affairs, U.S. State Department; Dr. Swadesh Rana of Oceans Beyond Piracy- India, Program Adviser and Focal Point for South Asia; and Commander Kimberlie Young, Legal Advisor to the NATO’s Allied Command Transformation.
1 general CLE credit available

The evening will begin with a light reception at 5pm and the panel discussion will begin at 6pm. Event is Open to the Public. For more information about the event or to RSVP, please contact Karlyn K. Shorb at or 303-871-6655.

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