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
- December 09, 2019
On December 11, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in Monasky v. Taglieri, a case in which CWRU Law Professors and alums played a significant part.
Rohingya report prepared by CWRU Professors, alumna cited in recent decision by the International Criminal CourtNovember 26, 2019It’s not often that law faculty get to shape the decision of an international tribunal. But members of the CWRU School of Law faculty and a prominent alumna got to do just that on November 14, 2019, when the International Criminal Court issued its decision to authorize the ICC Prosecutor to pursue the case of crimes against humanity against the Rohingya of Myanmar.
- 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.