Author Archives: moreteau

About moreteau

Employee

Air France General Counsel and LSU Law LLM alum interviews students for internship during visit to Paul M. Hebert Law Center

Air France General Counsel Lionel Bros, who earned his LLM from LSU Law in 1997, returned to his alma mater for a two-day visit on March 9-10, during which he interviewed current LLM students who are vying for an internship … Continue reading

Posted in Distinguished Foreign Visitors, International Jobs and Careers, International Law Society, Master in Comparative Law (LL.M.) | Comments Off on Air France General Counsel and LSU Law LLM alum interviews students for internship during visit to Paul M. Hebert Law Center

Senghor Chair Lecture Discussing Legal Culture of Canada, France, and Louisiana

On March 2, 2022, Professor Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens, former Dean of the Faculty of Law and presently Vice Rector of the University of Montreal, presented in French on Legal and Cultural Convergences, Canada, France and Louisiana. The lecture inspired a rich … Continue reading

Posted in Center of Civil Law Studies, Chaire Senghor, Distinguished Foreign Visitors, French and Francophone Studies | Comments Off on Senghor Chair Lecture Discussing Legal Culture of Canada, France, and Louisiana

LSU Law Welcomes First Senghor Chair Lecture in French

The Center of Civil Law Studies The Center of French and Francophone Studies Invite you to attend a Chaire Senghor de la Francophonie Lecture   Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens Professor, Faculty of Law, Former Dean of the Faculty of Law Vice-Rector of … Continue reading

Posted in Center of Civil Law Studies, Chaire Senghor, Distinguished Foreign Visitors, Events, French and Francophone Studies | Comments Off on LSU Law Welcomes First Senghor Chair Lecture in French

Juris Diversitas Conference on the Dark Side of the Law

Professor Olivier Moréteau, President of Juris Diversitas, invites you to attend the 7th General Conference on “The Dark Side of the Law” organized online on June 9-11, 2021. Two other LSU Law faculty will also present: Prof. Emeritus John Baker … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Juris Diversitas | Comments Off on Juris Diversitas Conference on the Dark Side of the Law

Translating the Louisiana Civil Code into Spanish: A Jurilinguistic Exercise

A Law Library of Louisiana FREE CLE Co-sponsored by the Supreme Court of Louisiana Historical Society Translating the Louisiana Civil Code into Spanish: A Jurilinguistic Exercise Presented by Mariano Vitetta, Research Associate, LSU Center of Civil Law Studies Thursday, May … Continue reading

Posted in Center of Civil Law Studies, Louisiana Supreme Court, Translation Projects | Comments Off on Translating the Louisiana Civil Code into Spanish: A Jurilinguistic Exercise

The Lost Translators of 1808 and the Birth of Civil Law in Louisiana

In celebration of Vernon Valentine Palmer’s fifty years of teaching at Tulane and the publication of his latest book, Tulane Law School and the Eason Weinmann Center for Comparative and International Law invite you to a live virtual conversation between … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Law, Events, Translation Projects | Comments Off on The Lost Translators of 1808 and the Birth of Civil Law in Louisiana

50th Anniversary of the Code of Commerce of Colombia

On March 25, 2021 Professor Olivier Moréteau was a guest speaker at an online international conference commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Commercial Code of Colombia. He was invited by Professor Francisco Reyes, who taught multiple times at LSU Law … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures | Comments Off on 50th Anniversary of the Code of Commerce of Colombia

View the Webinar on the French Influence on Louisiana Law

On March 24, 2021, LSU Professors Alain Levasseur and Olivier Moréteau, Tulane Professor Vernon Palmer, and Dan Stigall (U.S. Department of Justice and LSU alum) discussed the French linguistic and juridical influence on the legal system of Louisiana at a … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Law, Lectures | Comments Off on View the Webinar on the French Influence on Louisiana Law

Meet our International Students (LL.M. in Comparative Law & Exchange Program)

Six LL.M. candidates and one International Exchange student started at LSU Law in January 2021, braving the COVID restrictions after having secured the much-awaited visa to attend higher education in the United States. They joined one of the two LL.M. … Continue reading

Posted in Classes, Master in Comparative Law (LL.M.) | Comments Off on Meet our International Students (LL.M. in Comparative Law & Exchange Program)

Webinar: The Intersection of the French Language and the Legal System of Louisiana

Join the Embassy of France in Washington, D.C. and the Consulate General of France in Louisiana on Zoom on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 for a panel discussion in French highlighting the use of the French language in Louisiana civil law. … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Law, Conferences, Events, French Consulate | Comments Off on Webinar: The Intersection of the French Language and the Legal System of Louisiana