April 30, 2009
St. Mary’s alumni Martin D. Beirne (J.D.’69), managing partner of Beirne, Maynard & Parsons, LLP and U.S. Rep. Michael T. McCaul (J.D. ’87), along with Wade M. Battles, Port of Houston Authority Acting Executive Director, presented keynote addresses. Internationally recognized experts in law and security discussed topics such as: the conceptual foundations of terrorism; militant Islam’s objectives and future trends; terrorism, crime and critical infrastructure; mitigating legal liability for terrorism and crime; and cyber threats and security standards.
For more information on the symposium, visit St. Mary’s Center for Terrorism Law.