College of Law Accomplishments

Professor Telesetsky is quoted in Chicago Tribune article on GMO Food Law issue

Professor Telesetsky is quoted in a September 16, 2014  Chicago Tribune Article involving the dispute between Cargill and Syngenta over whether GMO seeds should have received approval by the Chinese government before being sold in the United States. The article can be found at http://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-rt-us-syngenta-seed-legalreax-20140916-story.html

Professor Telesetsky is an invited speaker at the Symposium on Legitimacy and International Courts

Professor Telesetsky was an invited panelist to the symposium on Legitimacy and International Courts sponsored by Center for International and Comparative Law at the University of Baltimore and the University of Oslo’s PluriCourts program. On Friday, September 19,  she delivered a presentation and paper entitled “The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea: Overcoming […]

Professor Telesetsky argues before the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea in Hamburg, Germany

On September 5, 2014, Professor Telesetsky appeared before the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea in Hamburg, Germany as a representative of the International Union of Conservation of Nature’s Commission on Environmental Law to make a presentation on the merits of Case No. 21, an advisory opinion request by the Sub-Regional Fisheries Commission […]

Professor Telesetsky teaches Food Law as a Visiting Professor in China

Professor Telesetsky was invited to teach a one-month Food Law Seminar at China’s second highest ranked law school.   At China University of Political Science and Law (中国政法大学) in Beijing, China, Professor Telesetsky introduced graduate and undergraduate students to various themes of contemporary food law including food sovereignty, food security, trade law, the human right […]

Professor Telesetsky is an Invited Panelist at the International Symposium on Sustainable Development and the Law of the Sea at Zhejiang University

Professor Telesetsky participated on June 22-23 at the International Symposium on Sustainable Development and the Law of the Sea at Zhejiang University (China’s third most prestigious university) in Hangzhou, China that drew scholars from Asia, Europe, Oceania, and North America. She shared a paper on using remote detection technology to combat illegal, unregulated, and unreported […]

Professor Telesetsky is an Invited Expert at the 2nd Asia Pacific Ocean Law Institutions Alliance Conference

Professor Telesetsky was invited to be a United States expert to speak at the 2nd Asia Pacific Ocean Law Institutions Alliance on progress by the United States to implement substantive and procedural obligations under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. Even though the US is not a party to the treaty, […]

Professor Telesetsky is an Invited Panelist at the 2014 Global Ocean Regime Conference in Seoul, Korea

Professor Telesetsky presented at the 2014 Global Ocean Regime Conference held at Seoul National University in Seoul, Korea sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries and organized by the Korea Maritime Institute. This year’s theme was “East China Sea: How to Build Confidence and Promote Cooperation” and focused on a number of sensitive […]

Professor Telesetsky is an invited speaker at the Fourth Annual Urban Agriculture Symposium

Professor Anastasia Telesetsky presented on March 7, 2014 at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law’s Fourth Annual Urban Agriculture Symposium. The event featured national speakers focused on legal aspects of implementing urban agricultural policies. Professor Telesetsky’s presentation focused on how boosting small-scale urban agriculture may create opportunities for implementing green economy principles.

Professor Telesetsky presents at World Bank Side Event on Green Economy

Professor Anastasia Telesetsky as a member of the American Bar Association’s International Environmental Law Group gave a presentation at a side event at the November 2013 World Bank’s Global Forum on Law Justice and Development held in Washington D.C.  Professor Telesetsky’s presentation focused on legal interventions to reduce food waste as a means of implementing […]

Professor Telesetsky presents at the First Annual Berkeley Exchange

Professor Anastasia Telesetsky presented a paper on transnational environmental crime and illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing at the First Annual Berkeley Exchange sponsored by the University of California Berkeley Law and the Ecology Law Quarterly in February 2014.  The paper will be published in a forthcoming edition  of the Ecology Law Quarterly.

Professor Telesetsky presents at Barcelona Workshop on Global Governance on Global Fisheries Governance

Professor Anastasia Telesetsky presented at the Barcelona Workshop on Global Governance sponsored by ESADE Business School’s Center for Global Economy and Geopolitics and the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals on January 9-10, 2014. Her paper focused on network governance in the field of fisheries law. In particular, she focused on the challenge of creating robust public […]

Professor Telesetsky is a speaker at the joint American Society of International Law/ European Society of International Law conference on International Environmental Law

Professor Telesetsky was an invited speaker at the joint conference of the American Society of International Law and European Society of International Law on the Future of International Environmental Law held at the Graduate Institute in Geneva, Switzerland in November 2013 which brought together international environmental law scholars from across North America, Europe, South America, […]

Professor Telesetsky is an Invited Panelist at the 46th Annual Leonard v.B. Sutton Colloquium at the University of Denver

Anastasia Telesetsky presented on a “Changing Perspectives on Development and the Post Millennium Development Goals” panel at the 46th Annual Sutton Colloquium at the University of Denver on November 9, 2013.  The theme of the conference was  “International Legal Perspectives on the Future of Development.” This year’s annual Leonard v.B. Sutton Colloquium in International Law […]

Professor Telesetsky presents on Law and Restoration at the 5th World Conference on Ecological Restoration

On October 9, 2013, Professor Anastasia Telesetsky presented on a panel on the socio-ecological dimensions of restoration ecology at an interdisciplinary conference sponsored by the Society for Ecological Restoration in Madison, Wisconsin. Her presentation was entitled “Law and Ecological Restoration: Creating Operative Legal Frameworks for Landscape Level Restoration” and was based on current research on […]

College of Law Hosts Panel on Proposed U.S. Military Intervention in Syria

On September 25, 2013, the International Law Student Association in partnership with the Veteran Law Association hosted an evening panel on the legality of U.S. Military Intervention in Syria. Facilitated by 3L Brenna Bowman and 3L Angel Betancourt , the panel brought together a diversity of legal and experiential viewpoints on whether the United States […]

Professor Anastasia Telesetsky Presents at College of Law Scholarship Colloquium

On September 18, Professor Anastasia Telesetsky presented “Novel Ecosystems: What is the Role for International Law as Nature Changes?” as part of the College of Law’s Scholarship Colloquium.  The forthcoming paper is being prepared for the joint American Society of International Law and European Society of International Law’s International Environmental Law Symposium later this year.