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Comparative Constitutional Law Events at the 2010 AALS Annual Meeting

I am looking forward to attending the 2010 AALS Annual Meeting, held this year in New Orleans, starting today, January 6, and running until Sunday, January 10.

For the convenience of readers, I have taken a moment to look through the program to highlight the comparative constitutional law events on offer at the AALS.

All events, listed below in chronological order, will be held in the Hilton New Orleans Riverside:

Roundtable Discussion on Comparative Scholarship
Thursday, January 7, 2:00-3:30pm
Grand Ballroom B, First Floor

Breakfast of Section on Comparative Law
Friday, January 8, 7:00-8:30am
Grand Salon Sections 4 and 7, First Floor
* In collaboration with other sections. Tickets sold in advance.

Transforming National Security Law: Comparative Perspectives
Saturday, January 9, 1:30-3:15pm
Jefferson Room, Third Floor

The following panel discussions may also be of interest:

Re-Examining Customary International Law and the Federal Courts
Thursday, January 7, 9:00am-12:00pm
Napoleon Ballroom, Third Floor

The Interpretation-Construction Distinction in Constitutional Law
Saturday, January 9, 10:30am-12:15pm
Napoleon Ballroom, Third Floor

The Freedom of Religion and Belief Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights
Sunday, January 10, 9:00am-12:00pm
Jefferson Room, Third Floor

If I have overlooked any of the comparative constitutional law panels or activities planned for the AALS–and indeed I may have–please fill in the gaps for our readers.

See you in New Orleans!


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