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Four Distinguished French Scholars Discuss the 2016 French Revision of Contractual Obligations

The Louisiana Chapter of the Association Henri Capitant des amis de la culture juridique française invited four distinguished French law professors to present on the French reform of the law of obligations, the first comprehensive revision of time-honored titles of … Continue reading

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The Reform of the French Law of Obligations: What It Is and What It Means for Louisiana and Beyond

  A Law Library of Louisiana Free CLE Co-sponsored by the Supreme Court of Louisiana Historical Society and the Association Henri Capitant   The Reform of the French Law of Obligations: What It Is and What It Means for Louisiana … Continue reading

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Louisiana Law Review Symposium on the Future of the Civil Law

Louisiana—as the lone civil law jurisdiction in the United States—has been instrumental in developing and maintaining one of the major legal traditions in the world, the civil law, in the English language. Indeed, having as its source Roman and Canon … Continue reading

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Louisiana Law Review Symposium and Tucker Lecture

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Dictionary of the Civil Code

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Dictionary of the Civil Code

The Dictionary of the Civil Code, an English translation of more than 1600 entries selected from the Vocabulaire Juridique of Gérard Cornu under the auspices of the Association Henri Capitant des amis de la culture juridique française, introduces to readers, … Continue reading

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The Louisiana Civil Code Translation Project: Enhancing Visibility and Promoting the Civil Law in English

The Louisiana Civil Code Translation Project: Enhancing Visibility and Promoting the Civil Law in English A Conference organized at the Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hébert Law Center By the Center of Civil Law Studies Baton Rouge, April 10 and … Continue reading

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