2015 | Law in the Age of "Forever War"

Event Title

Targeting in the Age of Forever War

Presenter Information

Michael N. Schmitt

Location

Duke Law School, Room 3041

Start Date

27-2-2015 8:45 AM

End Date

27-2-2015 9:45 AM

Description

The 2015 LENS Conference, Law in the Age of 'Forever War', focused on the legal issues that accompany warfare in a time when technology, relationships between nations, and the abilities of non-state actors to affect the international stage, are all changing rapidly. Speakers address some of the difficult issues that have come to define modern law as it relates to warfare: targeting, surveillance, home-grown terrorism, intelligence gathering in the digital age, ensuring human rights and civil liberties. Targeting in the Age of Forever War: The Israeli Experience: Michael N. Schmitt, Director of the Stockton Center for the Study of International Law at the United States Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island

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Feb 27th, 8:45 AM Feb 27th, 9:45 AM

Targeting in the Age of Forever War

Duke Law School, Room 3041

The 2015 LENS Conference, Law in the Age of 'Forever War', focused on the legal issues that accompany warfare in a time when technology, relationships between nations, and the abilities of non-state actors to affect the international stage, are all changing rapidly. Speakers address some of the difficult issues that have come to define modern law as it relates to warfare: targeting, surveillance, home-grown terrorism, intelligence gathering in the digital age, ensuring human rights and civil liberties. Targeting in the Age of Forever War: The Israeli Experience: Michael N. Schmitt, Director of the Stockton Center for the Study of International Law at the United States Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island