JILPT Comparative Labor Law Seminar 2008 (February 19)
New Developments in Employment Discrimination Law

JILPT holds a biennial Comparative Labor Law Seminar, with the aim of having cross-national discussion and comparative analyses on critical issues in the field of labor law, by inviting "New Developments in Employment Discrimination Law."

Following are the list of participants and the papers submitted for the seminar.

The papers presented in the workshop are compiled as JILPT Report No.6 (PDF:1.8KB)

These papers have been published by Kluwer Law International in the 'Bulletin of Comparative Labour Relations' series as number 68 entitled: 'New Developments in Employment Discrimination Law'New ISBN: 9789041127822.


Takashi Araki / Professor, University of Tokyo (Japan) and Hiroya Nakakubo / Professor, Hitotsubashi University (Japan)

Discussants (in order of presentation)

Catherine Barnard / Reader in Law, Trinity College, Cambridge (U.K.)

Ching-Kae Chiao / Research Fellow, Academia Sinica (Tiwan)

Sung-Wook Lee / Associate Professor, Ewha Womens University (Korea)

Risa Lieberwitz / Associate Professor, Cornell University (U.S.A.)

Pascal Lokiec / Professor, University Paris XⅢ (France)

Ryoko Sakuraba / Associate Professor, Kobe University (Japan)

Belinda Smith / Lecturer, University of Sydney (Australia)

Bernd Waas / Professor of Law, University of Hagen (Germany)

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