Segal McCambridge Shareholder William Mahoney To Speak on Genocide and International Justice at Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland


October 6, 2009

Segal McCambridge shareholder William Mahoney will participate in a conference titled "Human Rights and a Just Society," to be presented at Nicolaus Copernicus University, in ToruĊ„, Poland.

Mr. Mahoney will deliver his presentation, to be called "Genocide, Human Rights and International Justice: Past, Present and Future," on October 12, 2009. Mr. Mahoney will discuss how, under the guise of sovereignty, various governments have brutally oppressed their own people from the early 20th Century to the present day. He will give an historic overview of the differing international responses to these cases of oppression, and will discuss a framework under international law for dealing more effectively with such crises in the future.