Sunday, January 13, 2013
The Villanova Law Review is hosting a the Norman J. Shachoy Symposium this week on "Assessing the CISG and Other International Endeavors to Unify International Contract Law: Has the Time Come for a New Global Initiative to Harmonize and Unify International Trade?" The symposium will be held Friday, January 18 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Villanova School of Law in Villanova, Pennsylvania. The symposium will feature many of the leading authories on the international sale of goods, including the Secretary of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), The Honorable Renaud Sorieul, and the U.S. State Department’s Assistant Legal Adviser for Private International Law, Keith Loken, along with two dozen other speakers. More details and registration information may be found on the Villanova website.