international crossroads with michael cohen
International Crossroads is a program segment produced by Michael Cohen, an international lawyer with the law firm Sheppard Mullin. The program is produced as part of the nationally syndicated legal talk show Wagner & Winick On the Law on the VoiceAmerica.com Business Channel. International Crossroads is sponsored by the international law firm Sheppard Mullin with with over 750 attorneys in 15 offices in the U.S. , Europe, and Asia.
International Crossroads - Full Episodes (60 min.)
Join "International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen in a conversation with co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner about the future of global trade, banking, and finance in a new digital world. Blockchain is a highly disruptive technology that promises to change the world as we know it. It is best known as the technology behind Bitcoin, but it has many more applications. It can be applied to electronic voting, stock markets, global contracting, patient health records, and digital media such as music and movies. How will International Law address the use (and possible abuse) of this complex global technology?
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to discuss international trade in the Trump era. The most critical issues are the recent policies developing for the TransPacific Partnership, NAFTA, and the emerging role of China as the US potentially backs away from decades of trade alliances.
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to discuss the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as the ninth US Supreme Court Justice. Gorsuch's confirmation ends the longest Supreme Court vacancy since 1862 with the court down a justice for almost 14 months since conservative Justice Antonin Scalia died on Feb. 13, 2016. To confirm Gorsuch, Senate Republicans resorted to extraordinary steps to overcome Democratic opposition, including passing new Senate rules that changed the number of votes necessary to confirm a nominee from 60 to 51.
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to discuss the recent release of the Trump administration's 2017 US Trade Policy Agenda.
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to discuss the unique role of the US Solicitor General. Historically described as the "Tenth Supreme Court Justice," this influential government lawyer is one of the least known, and little understood, positions in the American justice system. What roles do the different government lawyers play in our federal, state, county, and local legal systems?
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to discuss the 2016 October US Supreme Court Term. Preview the major cases coming before the Court, including returning issues such as the death penalty, equal rights, and First Amendment Rights. Winick and Cohen also discuss the likely impact of the Court sitting with only eight Justices and the US Senate's refusal to hold hearings on the nomination of Merrick Garland.
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to welcome special program guest - Ross Veltman. Veltman is executive director for the Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel, a business league of chief legal officers for 100+ leading technology and life science companies.
"International Crossroads" host Michael Cohen joins co-hosts Mitchel Winick and Stephen Wagner to welcome Co-founders of Partnerships for Trauma Recovery - Monika Parikh and Annika Sridharan. Partnerships for Trauma Recovery (PTR) was launched in response to the tremendous need to address the psychological impacts of human rights abuses among international survivors of human rights abuses.
International Crossroads - Profile Segments (10 min.)
Special Profile Guest - For over twenty years, Nancy Koch has provided legal support to scientists and their organizations, from start-ups to multi-national corporations. Between 2012 through 2016, Nancy served as General Counsel to the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, one of the largest private funders of basic research.
Michael Cohen is a law professor and a partner with Sheppard Mullin's Antitrust and International Competition Practice Group. Sheppard Mullin is an international law firm with over 750 attorneys in 15 offices in the U.S. , Europe, and Asia. Cohen serves as a regular guest-host and produces the bi-weekly “International Crossroads” segment that features one-on-one conversations with distinguished international lawyers and business leaders. Cohen teaches Constitutional Law and Business Organizations at Monterey College of Law. After beginning his career in law enforcement as an Assistant Special Prosecutor, Cohen has spent more than two decades defending multinational clients across the globe.