LENS 2021 | Law of War Development

Since 1995 the Center on Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS) has hosted an annual national security law conference in Durham, N.C. The conference promotes education and discussion of the complex and diverse issues involved in national security, such as the legal and policy implications of counterterrorism operations at home and abroad, the international law of armed conflict, the impact of new technology on security issues, and the ethical issues of the practice of national security law.

Shortbursts: each panelist speaks briefly on a specific topic.
Landmine Policy: Maj. Heather Tregle, USA, JAGC, Military Professor of International Law, Stockton Center for International Law

Civilian Casualty Aversion: Prof. Geoff Corn, The Presidential Research Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law

Limits of the Law of War: Prof. Adam Oler, Department of Security Studies, the National War College

Ending War: Prof. Laurie Blank, Director of the International Humanitarian Law Clinic, Emory Law

Moderator: LTC Amy Nieman, USA, Chief, Strategic Engagements Office of The Judge Advocate General, National Security Law Division

Sponsored by Duke's Center on Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS).