IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Room 234, Level 2

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The reparations debate

Tuesday 1 November (1615 - 1730)

Room 234, Level 2
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Indigenous Peoples Committee (Lead)
Negligence and Damages Committee (Lead)


The reparation movement is one of the most pressing internationally and it presents some very challenging jurisprudential problems worldwide regarding the very concept of damages and the assessment and quantum of damages and the availability of other remedies. The aim of the panel will be to discuss how these challenges shall be addressed locally and internationally.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Professor Abdulwahab Egbewole SAN Faculty of Law University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria


David Paterson Paterson Law Office, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada; Chair, Indigenous Peoples Committee
Lina Pimentel Garcia Co-Chair, Environment, Health and Safety Law Committee
Mark Stephens CBE Howard Kennedy LLP, London, England; IBAHRI Co-Chair, IBA's Human Rights Institute

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