●  Volume I, Number 1  ●  An E-Publication of the Los Angeles County Bar Association  ●  Spring 2008 ●


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Calendar of Events


Inside This Issue:


How To Validly Enforce A Non-Compete Covenant in France and in the U.S. (by
Harold M. Brody, David Gross, and Cécile Martin)

Chinese Insurers – Willing to Invest Internationally But Unwilling to Underwrite Chinese Risks  (by Michael R. Newman)

Overseas Practitioner Column

Extraterritorial Protection for Corporate Whistle-Blowers Under Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (by Ramyar Moghadassi)

International Law Section Calendar of Upcoming Events

•March 24: China Law Society, 2:00 p.m., LACBA Boardroom.  All Are Welcome!
•April 15: International Issues in Stolen Art Disputes  
 Information/Online Registration
•April 17-19: AIJA Conference, Mexico City, Mexico   Information/Online Registration
•April 27–30: IPBA 2008 Annual Conference “Many Borders. One World™.”  Los Angeles Conference Brochure    Online Registration

•May 20: Corporate Social Governance 

•June 3: International Debt Collection   

•August 17-21: International Law Association’s (ILA’s) 73rd Biennial Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2008.    (Web site of ILA’s American Branch)
•October 12-17: International Bar Association 2008 Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 
Conference Information IBA’s web site.

International Legal Updates
Summaries of recent case law in the international arena

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