In the spotlight: Powell, Sohn, Noah
- Director of International Trade Programs Steve Powell has been appointed Affiliate Program Director and Lecturer in the University’s Department of Food and Resource Economics. He recently presented a paper at IFAS’s first International Agricultural Trade & Policy Conference on how restriction of trade in genetically- modified crops would be viewed in light of global trade rules.
- Gerald A. Sohn Scholar/International Programs Coordinator/Professor Stuart Cohn has been appointed a Senior Special Fellow of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research and entitled to a Laissez- Passer from the UN.
- Professor Lars Noah presented a paper on the diffusion of medical knowledge to the faculty at the William & Mary School of Law. He published “Inverting the Products Liability Preemption Defense” in Health Law News, and contributed “Products Liability and the Misuse of OxyContin” for a new website devoted to pain management issues sponsored by the American Society of Law Medicine & Ethics.