Philip Alston is Professor of Law and Director of the Centre for International and Public Law at the Australian National University. He is currently the Chairperson of the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.
Terry Collingsworth is General Counsel of the International Labor Rights Fund. He has taught labor law at several U.S. law schools, and has published several articles on labor in the global economy, including "Time for a Global New Deal" in the January / February, 1994 issue of Foreign Affairs. He also served as Country Director of Bangladesh and Nepal for the Asian-American Free Labor Institute.
Lance Compa is Director for Labor Law and Economic Research of the Labor Secretariat of the North American Commission for Labor Cooperation. He was formerly a trade union attorney based in Washington, D.C., specializing in international labor law. He also held the post of Lecturer at the Yale Law School and the Yale School of Management, and served as the Director of International Labor Rights Advocates, a project of the International Labor Rights Fund. He has published numerous articles on international labor rights and trade union issues.
Frank E. Deale is an Associate Professor of Law at the City University of New York School of Law. He was formerly Legal Director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, where he served as chief counsel for the Labor Union of Pico Korea.
Stephen E Diamond is an associate with a law firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he specializes in corporate finance. He is a graduate of Yale Law School and earned a doctorate in political science from the University of London. He is the recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in International Peace and Security and has been a visiting scholar at Harvard University and the University of California at San Diego. He has also been a labor educator, union activist, and staff member of a large AFL-CIO local union.