Annual Survey of American Law

Constitutional Implications of the War on Terror

The NYU Annual Survey of American Law 2006 symposium took place on February 3, 2006, at Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012, in Greenberg Lounge.

Portions of this symposium have been published in Volume 62, Issue 3.


9:00 Registration and breakfast

9:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks

Gillian Burgess, Symposium Editor, NYU Annual Survey of American Law
Noah Feldman, Professor, New York University School of Law

9:45 Panel 1: Extraterritorial Applications of Constitutional Rights

Harlan Cohen (moderator), Furman Fellow, New York University School of Law
Susan Herman, Professor, Brooklyn Law School
Aziz Huq, Associate Counsel, Brennan Center for Justice
Baher Azmy, Seton Hall School of Law
Robert Knowles, Covington & Burling LLP

11:15am: Coffee Break

11:30 Panel 2: The Role and Enforcement of International Law in U.S. Courts

Allen Dickerson (moderator), Associate, O?Melveny & Meyers LLP
Donald Donovan, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Paul Finkelman, Professor, University of Tulsa College of Law
Martin Flaherty, Professor, Fordham University Law School
David Sloss, Professor, Saint Louis University School of Law

1:00pm: Lunch Break and Keynote Address (speakers and invited guests only)

Honorable James E. Baker, Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

2:30 Panel 3: Coercive Interrogations

Michael Wishnie (moderator), Professor, New York University School of Law
Joe Margulies, Professor, University of Chicago Law School
Renee C. Redman, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut
Abraham Wagner, Adjunct Professor, School of International & Public Affairs, Columbia University
Jonathan Freiman, Yale Law School and Wiggin Dana LLP

4:00pm: Closing Remarks

Malachi Boyuls, Editor-in-Chief, NYU Annual Survey of American Law