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IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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Karl Waheed


Karl Waheed, member of the New York (1987) and Paris (1993) bars, founded Karl Waheed Avocats, which was retained in 2006 by the French Ministry of Labour to present a white paper on corporate immigration in France. This report presented a series of recommendations which were incorporated in the current French regulations on business immigration. Karl is a frequent speaker on subjects of interest to international mobility experts at conferences organized by AILA, the ABA, the IBA and the Union Internationale des Avocats. His articles have been published by the French government’s Bulletin de Migration, the French National Association of HR Managers journal La Revue Personnel, and the IBA’s newletters on Immigration and Nationality Law.


Rights without borders: is the concept of asylum alive and well in a post-truth world?

Tuesday 10 October (0930 - 1230)

Room C2.1, Convention Centre, Level 2