Tokyo, Japan | 27 February – 1 March 2019
A conference presented by the IBA Asia Pacific Regional Forum
Santiago, Chile | 20–22 March 2019
A conference co-presented by the IBA Latin American Regional Forum and the IBA Corporate and M&A Law Committee
California, USA | 17-19 February 2019
A conference presented by the IBA North American Regional Forum
London, England | 21-22 March 2019
A conference presented by the IBA Insurance Committee
Montreal, Canada | 14-15 March 2019
A conference presented by the IBA Arbitration Committee
Whistleblowing and resulting revelations generate dramatic headlines. Despite deep-rooted challenges discouraging potential whistleblowers, significant developments are driving change.
Global Insight examines gagging orders and the role of lawyers and regulators in perpetuating a culture of sexual harassment.
The Trump administration has transformed the federal courts with unprecedented speed, largely by ignoring widely accepted norms for judicial appointments.
‘China’s gameplan... is a systematic approach to dismantling the concept of state accountability’’
‘The legal profession can start to be the moral compass, particularly in the global compliance of business’
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The profound challenges posed by the UK's withdrawal from the EU, assessed by Ken Clarke, Vanessa Sciarra, Mary Robinson and Romano Prodi.
The wave of popular discontent worldwide presents a serious challenge to democracy, warn Ken Clarke, Romano Prodi and Jennifer Rubin.
Diversity champions across the profession assess cultural and structural changes to drive the equality and influence of women lawyers.
Bill Browder, CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, on Russian corruption, sanctions and seeking justice for Sergei Magnitsky.
‘The Long Haul’ – a film inspired by Sir Nigel Rodley, who dedicated his working life to human rights.
Brazil’s Horacio Bernardes Neto announced as the new President of the IBA.
Canada’s James Klotz is the IBA’s new Vice-President. He is also Chair of the IBA Task Force on…
Spain’s Almudena Arpón de Mendívil takes up IBA Secretary-General role after October electio...
The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute works with the global legal community to promote and protect human rights and the independence of the legal profession.
The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) condemns the repeated arrests and longstanding criminal...
Former Chair-Rapporteur of the United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearancesin(2013-2015), talks...
IBAHRI and Anti-Torture Initiative call for Turkey to quash Dr Sebnem Korur Fincanci’s prison sentence.
Amid reports of excessive violence resulting in the deaths of 12 people, the arrests of more than 700 people
The International Bar Association’s Legal Policy & Research Unit undertakes research, develops, and implements innovative strategies and initiatives that are relevant to current contemporary global issues.
Bullying and harassment survey now closed Please check back for details on launch of results and ultimate report
Cybersecurity guidelines for law firms of all sizes available here.
Following the launch at The Guardian, 7 June, ‘Whistleblower Protections: A Guide’ and video of launch discussion available here
Practical guides and online training tools for corporate lawyers.