Prof. Lawrence O. Gostin, Visiting Professor FS 2015
Colin B. Picker is Professor for International Trade/International Economic Law, International Law and Comparative Law at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia; furthermore, he is Associate Dean for International Affairs of the Law Faculty. Before moving to Australia, Professor Picker has been a Professor of Law at the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law. His wide-ranging publications mainly cover the areas of International Economic Law and Comparative Law. Professor Picker was one of the founders and was founding Executive Vice-President (from 2008-2014) of the Society of International Economic Law, a global academic organization for International Economic Law. He has also been active in many other professional organizations. His most remarkable books are the PhD thesis „The Value of Comparative and Legal Cultural Analysis of International Economic Law“ and the co-autored volume „Comparative Legal Traditions: Texts, Materials and Cases on Western Law, 4th Edition 2014 (with Marie Ann Glendon and Paolo Carozza).