Free CLE Course-Hot Topics Involving U.S. Litigation and China

Posted on November 11, 2015 at 6:11 PM

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Columbia Law School
Jerome Greene Hall (Room 103)

An exciting debate and discussion between both plaintiff and defense counsel in high-profile litigations involving China:

* (plaintiffs) U.S. litigation over the China Eastern Airlines Flight 5210 crash
* (plaintiffs) U.S. litigation over regarding a high-speed rail collision in China
* (defense) first time law firm defending Chinese company in securities litigation obtained money sanctions against the plaintiff law firm
* (defense) high-profile defense in Anti-Terrorism Act litigation
* (defense) represented major foreign banks in defeating attempt to seize assets belonging to a foreign government -- including pandas on loan at U.S. zoos

Moderator: Professor Benjamin L. Liebman, Columbia Law School

Mitchell Berger, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
Lexi J. Hazam, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann
Robert Lieff, Of Counsel, Lieff Cabraser Heimann
William McGovern, Partner, Kobre & Kim
Geoffrey Sant, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Lanier Saperstein, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP

This is a free CLE program.

RSVP now for "Litigation and China" at -- Seating Limited

Co-hosted by the Center for Chinese Legal Studies and the Chinese Business Lawyers Association

Co-sponsored by the Center for Chinese Legal Studies, the ABA Section of International Law, and the Asian American Bar Association of New York

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