Global Law Workshop

October 27, 2008Duke Law News

Professor Christine Windbichler
Humboldt University Berlin School of Law
Monday, Oct. 27, 2008
4:30 - 6:00 pm • Room 4042

Professor Windbichler to present a paper entitled "How Assuring are Auditors? The Financial Reporting Process in an International Environment."

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    Nelly Wamaitha LLM ’17, an attorney from Kenya, describes herself as a skeptic of foreign aid structures and delivery in Africa. “I don’t think Africa’s problems can be solved with some Herculean effort that Africa does on its own, it’s obviously going to be a cooperative effort,” said Wamaitha, who practiced corporate law in Nairobi and London and studied theology at Oxford University before coming to Duke. “That having been said, the world has really botched up Africa in the past.”

      
  • Keeping a critical eye on enforcement

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