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No. 10 – October 2015
Contents
  • Notes and Announcements
  • Board of Directors Run-Off Elections Results
  • IISL Annual Dinner
  • IISL General Assembly
  • Manfred Lachs Africa Regional Round - Fundraising Results
  • Events Calendar
Notes and Announcements
  • Reservations at the upcoming IISL Dinner in Jerusalem are now open on the IISL internal website. Payment for reservations is at the IISL external websitePlease note that registration and payment for the upcoming IISL Dinner in Jerusalem must be done beforehand. Registration on site will NOT be possible. Payment on site will NOT be possible. FINAL DEADLINE TO REGISTER AND PAY IS OCTOBER 8.
  • Voting to resolve the tie in the recent Board of Directors Run-Off Elections has concluded. The results are below.
  • Members wishing to appoint their proxies for voting in the upcoming IISL General Assembly must send in notification of such. Documents for the General Assembly will be placed in an IISL Dropbox.

IISL Board of Directors
Run-Off Election Results
 
Our recent elections campaign resulted in a tie between two candidates for a position on the Board of Directors, Milton "Skip" Smith and Les Tennen. Consequently, a run-off election to resolve this tie was held. The run-off election was concluded on September 15. The winner of the Run-Off election was Milton "Skip" Smith. 

Consequently, the final list of recently-elected Board Members for the period of 2015-2017 is:
  • Kai-Uwe Schrogl, Vice President
  • Setsuko Aoki
  • P.J. Blount
  • Marco Ferrazzani
  • Joanne Gabrynowicz
  • Corinne Jorgenson
  • Lesley Jane Smith
  • Milton "Skip" Smith
  • Maureen Williams
  • Zhenjun Zhang
All (re-) elected board members will start their 3-year term
after the General Assembly in Jerusalem on October 14.
Payment & Registration for the IISL Dinner

If you prefer to not use PayPal on the IISL External Website to pay for tickets at the IISL Annual Dinner, you may send us a bank transfer. In that case, please include your given name and family name on the transfer. You will need the following information to complete any such bank transfer: 

Name of the receiving account holder:            IISL 
Name of the receiving bank:                            ABN AMRO Bank, Leiden, the Netherlands
BIC/SWIFT (Bank Identification Code):           ABNANL2A 
IBAN (International Bank Account Number):  NL30ABNA0464594421

For all bank transfers, please indicate the purpose of the payment as: "Registration for the IISL 2015 Dinner". To ensure that your donation is properly allocated, we would also ask that you kindly alert the Treasurer that a donation is being made by sending a short email to Treasurer@iislweb.org.

IISL General Assembly
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
1:30pm to 2:30pm - Room "Dulzin Big A"
International Conference Centre, Jerusalem

 
The IISL General Assembly, open to all IISL Members, will be held between technical sessions of the IISL Colloquium during the 2015 IAC, on Wednesday, October 14 in room "Dulzin Big A" from 1:30pm until 2:30pm.
 
Documents for the General Assembly will be in the IISL Dropbox folder

As you know, the board proposes to amend the IISL Bylaws in order to clarify the transition from Prospective members to Individual membership. Our statutes provide that at least 10% of the members in good standing must express their vote. If you cannot attend the meeting, please make sure to give a power of representation to a fellow member so that we reach this number. You can do this until Oct. 8, by sending an email to secretary@iislweb.org identifying the person voting on your behalf other than the Executive Secretary. A member may act as representative of no more than two other members. We appreciate your cooperation!
 

Manfred Lachs African Round - Fundraising Results


Thanks to extraordinary generosity of IISL members, we have collected sufficient funds to provide the financial assistance necessary to bring the African students to Jerusalem to represent the African region in the Moot Court World Finals.

The Moot Court Committee, and especially the African Region, is grateful for this considerate gesture. Please accept our heartfelt thanks.

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