2003 Press Releases

Press Release

Friday, February 28, 2003


Boalt Hall Hosts Conference About Money Laundering

Contact: Erin Campbell, Communications Dept., 510-643-8010

What: “International Money Laundering: From Latin America to Asia, Who Pays?,” a conference addressing the money laundering schemes that accompany drug and weapons trafficking in Latin America and the trafficking of women in Asia and Eastern Europe. A keynote address will be given by Adolfo Aguilar-Zinser, Mexico’s ambassador to the United Nations.

Presented by the Berkeley Journal of International Law, the conference is the 2003 Stefan A. Riesenfeld Symposium. In addition to the keynote address, the conference will feature panel discussions by government officials, practitioners and academics. All events are free and open to the public.

When: Friday, March 15
2:30 p.m.
Presentation of 2003 Stefan A. Riesenfeld Award to Professor Emeritus Louis Henkin, Columbia Law School
5:45 p.m.
Keynote address by Adolfo Aguilar-Zinser, Mexico’s ambassador to the United Nations

Saturday, March 1
8:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Panel discussions

Note: For more information about the conference, contact Erin Campbell in Boalt Hall’s Communications Department at 510-643-8010 or ecampbell@law.berkeley.edu.