ASIL and Georgetown Law to Host Conference for 40th Anniversary of the FSIA

By Olga Symeonoglou

On April 25, the American Society of International Law and Georgetown University Law Center will host a one-day conference at Georgetown Law in honor of the 40th anniversary of the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. The conference program will feature a keynote by Chief Judge Diane P. Wood, U.S. Court of Appeals (7th Circuit), as well as panels on: the origins of the FSIA; sovereign immunity in international law and practice, enforcement, terrorism, and human rights; and the Argentine Debt Case.