On July 22, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. EDT, Michelle Estlund will be joining fellow panelists in a discussion about the latest developments in INTERPOL’s efforts aimed at curbing transnational repression and abuse of its systems. (See registration information below.)

Panelists will discuss:

  • The latest developments in INTERPOL’s application of its rules aimed at protecting the rights of victims of abuse by INTERPOL member states
  • Recent INTERPOL “case law” and other relevant disclosures (e.g. preemptive requests, presumption of innocence, child custody)
  • Challenges that INTERPOL faces in its attempts to convince member countries to cooperate in the organization’s fight against the abuse of its resources
  • Upcoming elections of the INTERPOL Secretary General, one of the most significant posts that plays a key role in addressing government abuse of the organization’s channels
  • The democratic countries’ attempts to avoid involvement in INTERPOL abuse committed by autocracies

Bruce Zagaris is the moderator of this event, and panelists include:

You can register for this event at: https://www.americanbar.org/events-cle/mtg/web/443708465/