CSIL Presents: A Panel Discussion on Sanctions Regimes and International Law

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 @ 12:10pm to 1:10pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 107
Oct 17
Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 @ 12:10pm to 1:10pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 107

Please join CSIL in a panel discussion on sanction regimes and International Law. The panelists will be discussing their areas of expertise on the topic, including U.S. sanctions and the Iran nuclear deal, and sanctions on North Korea.  A non-pizza lunch will be served.

Jeong-Ho Roh is the Director of the Center for Korean Legal Studies and a Senior Research Scholar and Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School. He is a recognized expert on South and North Korean law and legal institutions and has served in various governmental advisory roles, including as legal adviser to the Korean Ministry of National Unification on the KEDO North Korean Light-water Reactor Project.

Richard Nephew is a Senior Research Scholar at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia SIPA. Prior to joining the Center, he was the Principal Deputy Coordinator for Sanctions Policy at the Department of State. He also served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran and as the Director for Iran on the National Security Staff, where he was responsible for managing a period of intense expansion of U.S. sanctions on Iran.

Zachary K. Goldman is the Executive Director of the Center on Law and Security at NYU School of Law. Prior to joining NYU, he served as a policy adviser in the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, where he was the subject matter expert on terrorist financing in the Arabian Peninsula, and worked on the development of Iran sanctions policy.

This event is sponsored in part by the Student Senate with funds from the Student Activities Fee and by the generous sponsorship of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.

Contact Info: 
David Blackman, dsb2154@columbia.edu