Jan. 15, 2016
Professor presents in Iceland
Professor Nigel Bankes has been in Iceland over this last week speaking at three different Icelandic universities. He spoke at the University of Iceland on January 13 on the topic of dispute settlement under the Law of the Sea Convention during 2015 focusing on the South China Sea, Chagos and Arctic Sunrise Arbitral Awards. On January 14 Nigel spoke at the University of Reykjavik on the subject of liability and compensation regimes for offshore oil pollution, and on January 15, 18 and 19 Nigel will be presenting a set of lectures on the rights of indigenous peoples in international as part of the polar law program of the University of Akureyri.