The Frederick K. Cox International Law Center was established in 1991 through a multimillion-dollar endowment from the George Gund Foundation. The Cox Center serves as the hub of the law school's international law program, which includes:
- The Canada-U.S. Law Institute
- Institute for Global Security, Law and Policy
- Henry T. King, Jr. War Crimes Research Office
- Yemen Accountability Project
- Talking Foreign Policy
Recent News From the Center
- November 20, 2019
François-Philippe Champagne, an alumnus of Case Western Reserve University School of Law, has been appointed Canada's new Minister of Foreign Affairs. As such, he serves as Canada's top diplomat, tasked with handling foreign relations with the United States and China, among other important matters.
- November 13, 2019Professor Cover and two of our first-year students (Alicia Mallo and Leah Rothfeld) recently wrote an op-ed that was published in the Akron Beacon Journal and Cincinnati.com regarding the deportation of DACA recipients and its possible repercussions.
- November 12, 2019Case Western Reserve University School of Law is proud to announce that we have been selected to host the American Society of International Law's 2020 Midyear Meeting on October 29-30, 2020.
- November 11, 2019In early November, CWRU Law Co-Dean Michael Scharf traveled to Bangkok to meet with alumni and sign a new partnership agreement with Assumption University School of Law.
- October 24, 2019Dean Michael Scharf and his co-author Professor Milena Sterio of CSU were the recipients of the Association Internationale de Droit Penal’s 2019 Book of the Year Award for “The Legacy of Ad Hoc Tribunals in International Criminal Law” (2019, Cambridge).