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Category:   Section Meetings
Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 / 12 noon
Location: Anchorage / Federal Defender Agency, 601 W. 5th Avenue, Suite 800
 

The Environmental/Natural Resources Law and New Lawyers sections are invited to attend. 

International Law Case In Asia.   Dan Harris, section member with Harris and Moure in Seattle will be the guest speaker. He will discuss a case which involved Pete Bethune, a conservationist, who was convicted in Japan for his role in boarding a Japanese whaling ship. Dan’s firm was representing the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society which funded the representation of Pete Bethune in Japan.  Below are links to articles on the matter:

Mr. Harris has also spent time in Vietnam, China, Singapore, Korea, Russia and even in Papua New Guinea which may be part of his discussion if there is time.  1 General CLE Credit.

For more information, please contact co-Chairs Andy Haas at yatra@ak.net or 907-235-1007; Nevhiz E. Calik Russell at nevhiz.calik@alaska.gov or 907-269-1994; or Julie Webb at julie.webb@alaska.gov or 907-274-3937.



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