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IACL Round Table: 6 - 7 March 2014
Harvard Law School, Boston, USA

The Executive Committee of the International Association of Constitutional Law (IACL) in collaboration with the IACL Research Group on ‘Constitutional Responses to Terrorism’

Harvard Law School, Boston, USA


  • Prof Martin Scheinin (European University Institute, President of the IACL)
  • Prof Lech Garlicki (Former Judge of the European Court of Human Rights)
  • Prof Vicki Jackson (Harvard Law School)
  • Dr Savvas Papasavvas (Judge of the General Court of the European Union)
  • Prof Kim Lane Scheppele (Princeton University)
  • Prof Erika de Wet (University of Pretoria)
  • A number of other speakers will be selected through a call for papers, which is currently available on the webpage of the IACL Research Group on ‘Constitutional Responses to Terrorism’:

Themes of the Round Table

1. Constitutional challenges and opportunities arising from international institutions and obligations
2. Constitutional issues arising from EU and ECHR obligations and coordination
3. Constitutional challenges posed by transnational cooperation and divergence in counterterrorism policy and practice.