Podcast

Podcasts

 

  • Lawyers at work on U.S. Foreign Policy. State Department lawyers at work: (1) POW treatment for Vietcong captured in combat; (2) Maritime boundaries with Mexico by executive agreement pending treaty ratification. Third episode of the WFLS’ series “Lawyering in US foreign relations”, featuring Mark B. Feldman and Robin Matthewman.
  • The Iran Hostage Crisis: Diplomatic Drama and Legal Innovation. In this episode, Mark Feldman and Robin Matthewman talk about how the Carter freeze of Iranian assets became a two-edged sword, and the innovative lawyering required to solve claims/assets issues and to bring the American diplomats safely home.
  • Combating Illicit Trade in Ancient Art. Mark Feldman and Robin Matthewman tell the story of how U.S. – Mexican cooperation shaped the 1970 UNESCO Convention on Cultural Property.