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Louisiana Legislature honors longtime LSU Law professor George Pugh

The Louisiana state legislature honored longtime LSU Law professor George W. Pugh on Wednesday with a commendation passed during the regular session. The resolution was filed by senators Dan Claitor, John Alario, Conrad Appel, Gerald Boudreaux, Norby Chabert, Page Cortez, … Continue reading

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Tucker Lecturer Prof. Attila Harmathy Receives the Golden Medal of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

On May 6, 2019, Professor Emeritus Attila Harmathy (Eötvös University, Budapest, Hungary), who delivered the 41st Tucker Lecture in November 2018, received the golden medal of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, at the session of the general assembly. The medal … Continue reading

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Professor Lisa Avalos is Awarded an LSU International Scholar Research/Arts & Performance Grant

The LSU Internationalization Grants Committee recommended for funding Professor Lisa Avalos‘ proposal entitled “She must be lying to us! Rape, Disbelieved Victims, and the Politics of Charging Victims with False Reporting (England).” The proposal was recommended under the category “LSU … Continue reading

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Agustin Parise Receives Prestigious Book Award

Dr. Agustín Parise, LLM LSU (2006), former Research Associate at the CCLS (2006-2010) and Distinguished Global Visiting Professor at LSU Law (2018), currently Associate Professor at Maastricht University, received the Facultad Award from University of Buenos Aires (Argentina) for his … Continue reading

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10th Anniversary of the Journal of Civil Law Studies

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Journal of Civil Law Studies (JCLS), the Center of Civil Law Studies hosted the first JCLS Annual Event. Professor Olivier Moréteau (editor-in-chief) and visiting professor Agustín Parise (executive editor), co-founders of … Continue reading

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Prof. Alain A. Levasseur Honored by the Francophone Section of the Louisiana Bar

Professor Emeritus Alain A. Levasseur received the 2017 John A. “T-Jean” Hernandez III Memorial Award for the Perpetuation and Enhancement of the Francophone Legal Tradition. The plaque was given to him by Warren A. Perrin, Chair of the Francophone Section … Continue reading

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Professor Moréteau Inducted into the French Republic’s Prestigious Ordre des Palmes Académiques

On Thursday, Feb. 9, three LSU faculty members were inducted into the French Republic’s prestigious Ordre des Palmes Academiques, or the Order of the French Academic Palms. The award recognizes both foreigners and French who promote French education and culture. … Continue reading

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