The UW Asian Law Center warmly invites friends and supporters to join us at the Welcome Back reception, Thursday, Oct. 27, co-hosted by the Washington State China Relations Council. The event will feature concise presentations on dynamic topics concerning Asia’s global supply chain, human rights, IP/innovation, privacy litigation and nuclear power plants by Professors Anita Ramasastry, Dongsheng Zang, Xuan-Thao Nguyen and David Litt.

This is a free event, but registration is required as seating is limited.

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2022
Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
1301 5th Ave #1500
Seattle, WA 98101

Drinks and hors d'oeuvres are provided.


Program:

Welcome remarks, 5 to 5:10 p.m.

  1. Norwell Coquillard, Executive Director, Washington State China Relations Council

Professor Xuan-Thao Nguyen, Director, Asian Law Center, University of Washington School of Law

Tamara F. Lawson, Toni Rembe Dean and Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law

Main Program, 5:10 to 5:50 p.m.

Global Supply Chain & Human Rights Issues in Asia

Professor Anita Ramasastry, Henry M. Jackson Professor of Law; Faculty Director, International, Transnational and Comparative Law Programs; Director, Sustainable International Development LLM Program, University of Washington School of Law

Japan's Nuclear Restarts in the Courts

Professor David G. Litt, Keio University Law School

Privacy Litigation and Political Mobilization in East Asia

Professor Dongsheng Zang, Associate Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law

China’s Manufacturing Innovation

Professor Xuan-Thao Nguyen, Pendleton Miller Endowed Chair in Law; Director, Asian Law Center, University of Washington School of Law

Recognition of Friends of the Asian Law Center

5:50 to 6 p.m.

Friendship reconnections

6 to 7 p.m.