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
Interviews and speeches from Romano Prodi, Martin Solc, Fatou Bensouda, Ken Clarke and Jennifer Rubin
‘The ordinary rules of conventional politics cannot be applied to the last few years of Brexit politics in Britain’
‘We’re pushing against this culture of impunity and trying to create a global law-based order’
‘The law is about how to achieve fairness between conflicting interests’
‘Trump’s attacks are a sign of deterioration in democratic norms’
What will a divided government look like under President Trump?
The journalist’s fate brings much-needed attention to the humanitarian disaster, as Saudi Arabia’s brutal excesses remain unchecked.
| 4 January 2019
| 20 December 2018
RULE OF LAW, EUROPE
| 17 December 2018
IMMIGRATION, US PRESIDENCY
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.
This joint IBA and International Organization of Employers report provides guidance to businesses on the ILO's International Labour Standards
This report, launched on 5 December at a high-level side event to the 17th Session of the Assembly of States Parties (ASP), focuses on the important role of defence and victims’ counsel in ensuring fair trials and access to justice for victims at hybrid tribunals and specialised chambers.
'Look after the Rule of Law, and it will look after you.' A video series showing the importance of the rule of law
The IBA has launched cybersecurity guidelines for law firms to protect themselves from breaches of data security
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.
Baroness Kennedy QC will assume the post in January 2019.
Hon Justice Michael Kirby, Catherine Marchi-Uhel and others discuss role of civil society organisations in combating impunity for atrocity crimes.
IBAHRI and the Law Society will hold a seminar focusing on the situation in Turkey to mark this yearly event
Following two years of trainings and discussions, IBAHRI, ATI and SIRA issue expert note on standard forensic questions for torture investigations in Brazil
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
New cybersecurity guidelines for law firms of all sizes launched 10 October, 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.