Barbara Linney Hosts Program on Activation of Title III of Helms-Burton Act

News / June 12, 2019

Partner Barbara Linney will host a program titled “Helms-Burton, Rightful Property Compensation or an Unprecedented Extraterritorial Application of Law?” on June 20, 2019, in Washington, D.C.

This program, also available by teleconference, is sponsored by the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of International Law National Security Committee, Canada Committee, Canadian Bar Association National Section on International Law, the ABA Section of International Law Latin America & Caribbean Committee and Mexico Committee.

The session will include a lively discussion about the activation of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act. The panel will include U.S. lawyers who have differing perspective on the efficacy of the claims that Title III permits, lawyers from Canada who will discuss the policy and business implications, as well as the practical litigation effects of the claims.