Since 1976, when genetic material from one species was first introduced into another, animal bioengineering has been a controversial topic. Lawyers and scientists from across the country came together to explore and discuss the evolution and development of laws relating to the use of animals in bioengineering.
Presented by the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) Committees on Animal Law; Intellectual Property Law; Media, Privacy, and Defamation Law; the ABA Section of Science and Technology,Law, ABA Special Committee on Bioethics and the Law and Duke University School of Law.
Conference title: Animals and Bioengineering: A Consideration of Law, Ethics, and Science (Conference)
Panel title: A legal history ; Welcoming Remarks
Contents: History of the Animal Welfare Act / Betty Goldentyer — History of Government Oversight of Genetically Modified Animals / Rachel G. Lattimore
Appearing: Welcome by Dean David F. Levi ; Opening Remarks by Gilda Mariani and Peter Bennett ; Opening remarks for November 10th sessions by Gilbert Whittimore ; Betty Goldentyer, Rachel G. Lattimore ; moderator: Barbara Gislason.
Recorded on November 9, 2007