American Bar Association
International Life Sciences and Health Law Committee

International Life Sciences and Health Law Committee

About the Committee

Health is a global enterprise. The International Life Sciences and Health Law Committee provides a forum for members to explore emerging issues in international public health, international organizations, cross-border healthcare transactions, and international health and life sciences regulation.

Message From Co Chairs

Welcome to the International Life Science and Health Law Committee. We do thank you for your Membership in the Section of International Law and the Committee itself. For the 2017-2018 Legal Year we are pleased to be one of the host committees for the Life Sciences Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark in June 2018. Our Committee was a proud recipient of an award from the Section's leadership for having the best program at the Washington DC Spring 2017 Conference. Our Business Plan is to invigorate our Membership roster. Your active membership does foster and promote the prestige of being part of the ABA International Law Section.

Cordially Yours, Katrin and Craig.

Join Us



Hanschitz, Katrin
Rappel, Craig


Mitchel, Lynsey
Stamer, Cynthia
Toepke, Carly
Trujillo, Maximiliano
Weckel, Heather
Zollman, Stephen

Committee Roster  

Important Links

Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

2018 Life Sciences Conference

June 10, 2018 - June 12, 2018
Scandic, Copehangen

Section Events

    The Steel and Aluminum Tariffs: What Do They Mean to the U.S. Role in the World?


    The steel and aluminum tariffs were announced on March 8, 2018. It was reported in the general press that South Korea and Taiwan requested consultations even before the final tariffs were announced. This presentation will discuss these tariffs, the grounds for the exemptions granted to any U.S. trading ...

    Employment Law World Tour: Employment Law in Turkey


    The SIL Employment Committee is embarking on a World Tour of employment law! Our members have volunteered to share their expertise on employment law in their jurisdictions through quick, focused teleconferences that will occur on a regular basis during the 2017/18 season. The teleconferences will follow ...

    ABA Section of International Law 2018 Leadership Retreat

    Nassau Inn

    The event will be held on 04/14/2018 - 04/16/2018. The format is In-Person. The event sponsor(s) are Section of International Law. The event has 0.00 CLE Credits .

Committee Resources

Committee Sponsored CLE Presentations

A link to past presentations created by the Committee.

Modified by Craig Rappel on January 5, 2018

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