Law school in Liverpool, England set to close

30 March 2018

LEGAL CHEEK — BPP Law School’s Liverpool centre will be closing this summer, Legal Cheek can reveal. Students will be compensated for the inconvenience of all this by way of reduced course fees.

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University of Calgary law course looks at working with the media during a crisis

30 March 2018

UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY — University of Calgary Law launched a new course, Crisis Communications for Lawyers. Taught by Warren Kinsella, LLB’87, who specializes in developing effective communication strategies as the president of the Daisy Group, the course teaches students “to speak effectively to the media in order to serve your client’s best interest.

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University of Victoria Law to launch first degree program in indigenous law

27 March 2018

CBC — Last month, the University of Victoria’s law faculty announced that it is launching a new, joint Common law and Indigenous law degree program this fall. It will be the first of its kind in the world.

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Sexual harassment training mandatory for University of Ottawa Law students

27 March 2018

FULCRUM — This January, the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, common law section has implemented mandatory sexual assault prevention training for all first-year students.

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Indiana Maurer Law launches full-tuition JD/MBA scholar program with Korean business school

9 March 2018

THE INDIANA LAWYER — The Indiana University Maurer School of Law is currently interviewing candidates for the IU Maurer/SKK Graduate School of Business of Sungkyunkwan University (South Korea) International Fellows program, a new full-tuition JD/MBA scholarship program. Each scholarship award is estimated at $30,000 per student.  

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Arizona State University Law awards longtime Hong Kong dignitary and human rights advocate with justice prize

26 February 2018

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY – Anson Chan, known as “Hong Kong’s conscience” for her decades of devotion to social justice and democracy, has been named the fourth recipient of the annual O’Connor Justice Prize.

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Over 80 percent of Ghana law school students fail exams

26 February 2018

AFRICA NEWS – Figures from the Ghana School of Law 2017/2018 final exams indicated that only 91 students (representing 19%) out of the 474 candidates passed.

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University of Nebraska Law hosts Australian law students and faculty during Space Law and National Security Tour

20 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN – Twenty-one undergraduate law students from the University of Adelaide visited the Nebraska College of Law as part of their Space Law and National Security Tour.

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Thomas Jefferson Law hosts Brazilian law students and lawyers for Legal English Program

20 February 2018

THOMAS JEFFERSON SCHOOL OF LAW – Last month, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted thirty law students and lawyers from Brazil for its Legal English Program.

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Indiana Maurer Law offers scholarships through fellowship program with South Korean university’s business school

20 February 2018

INDIANA DAILY STUDENT – The IU Maurer School of Law is offering 10 $30,000 scholarships as part of a fellowship program with Sungkyunkwan University’s Graduate School of Business in South Korea.

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