Professor Schmitz to present for the Department of State’s Advisory Committee on Private International Law

Professor Amy J. Schmitz has been invited by the U.S. State Department Advisory Committee on Private International Law to present at the Annual Meeting for the Department of State’s Advisory Committee on Private International Law (ACPIL). During the virtual meeting on July 28, Professor Schmitz will provide information on developments concerning Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) and possible directions for future work by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the United Nations International Institute for Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT). Professor Schmitz has previously been the American Bar Association liaison to UNCITRAL and an appointed expert with respect to UNCITRAL Working Group III seeking to advance global ODR, which convened from 2012 to 2016.