INTERNATIONAL CONSULTATION OF LAWYERS CONVENED IN RELATION TO NAMIBIA

(Press Release NAM/183)
by United Nations
New York, New York, United Nations
May 29, 1975
2 pages
Type: Press Release
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Liberia
Language: English
The press release says an international consultation of lawyers was convened by the United Nations Commissioner for Namibia to discuss implementation of the Namibia Decree No.1 for the Protection of the Natural Resources of Namibia; the consultation was held at United Nations Headquarters on 24-25 May 1975. The press release says lawyers participating in the consultation included: Leonard Boudin, United States, attorney and Visiting Professor, University of California, Berkeley, California (Fall 1975); Augustus F. Caine, Liberia, attorney-at-law, Office of the Commissioner for Namibia; Joel Carlson, United Kingdom, Attorney, New York, formerly attorney in South Africa, Botswana and Lesotho; Eugene Cotran, United Kingdom, Barrister-at-law, London; Michael Davis, Namibian-born, attorney, New York, formerly advocate in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, and Swaziland; Hans GÓ§ran Franck, Sweden, Advocate; Thomas Franck, Canada, Professor of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, New York University and Osgood Hall; Thomas Kellock, United Kingdom, Q.C., England; Elizabeth Landis, United States, attorney and legal consultant, New York; Sean Mac Bride, Ireland, Senior Counsel and United Nations Commissioner for Namibia; Paulette Pierson-Mathy, Belgium, Professor, Faculté de Droit, Université de Bruxelles; Neville Rubin, South Africa, Lecturer in African Law, University of London, England; K. Randlett Walster, United States, attorney, Rabinowitz, Boudin and Standard, New York; and Peter Weiss, United States, attorney and director, Center for Constitutional Rights, New York.
Collection: Peter Weiss (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections