Welcome to the Law of the Sea Institute (LOSI) Conference on Law of the Sea in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean: Unresolved Issues and Challenges, hosted by the Harte Research Institute (HRI) for Gulf of Mexico Studies, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. LOSI is an international consortium of scholars that has played a major part in the development of ocean law since the early 1970s. Headquartered at the Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley, LOSI holds international conferences on selected ocean law and policy topics.
This year, LOSI will be holding an invitational workshop-style conference on March 22nd – 24th, 2007 in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conference will be comprised of approximately 40 invited panel participants including: judges from the International Law of the Sea Tribunal, leading scholars from U.S. and international universities, government officials from several nations, representatives from leading NGOs, and leaders from the U.S. and Mexican energy industry.
While this conference is not open to the public, we thank you for your interest and encourage you to refer back to this site following this conference for more information.
Dr. Richard J. McLaughlin
Endowed Chair for Marine Policy and Law
Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi