Category Archives: Journal of Civil Law Studies

The CCLS Welcomes Research Associate Mariano Vitetta

LSU Law and the Center of Civil Law Studies welcome Mariano Vitetta, who started in June 2020 in a twelve-month position as CCLS Research Associate after a very successful LL.M. year with us. We wish him and his family another … Continue reading

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Journal of Civil Law Studies, Volume 12 Number 2

Volume 12, Number 2, was published online in March 2020. Articles offer a historical and dynamic panorama of Hungarian law, with Professor Emeritus Attila Harmathy as a guide (Tucker Lecture 2018). You will explore the #MeToo movement and its legal … Continue reading

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JCLS Colloquium on Opportunities of Distance Teaching

The Journal of Civil Law Studies (www.law.lsu.edu/jcls) will host a colloquium on the opportunities that distance teaching offers for law students and professors in the current global context. Speakers will share insights and perspectives from different jurisdictions, across continents: Xiangshun Ding, Renmin … Continue reading

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JCLS Volume 11 Number 2 is Available Online

With the publication of Number 2 , Volume 11 of the Journal of Civil Law Studies (2018) is now entirely online. This issue contains rich articles addressing legal transplants in general with alchemistic metaphors and in the context of 19th … 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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Dr. Agustín Parise Visits at LSU Law

Dr. Agustín Parise, LL.M. LSU 2006, visited from the University of Maastricht, The Netherlands, where he is Assistant Professor of Law. Parise holds two doctorates in law, one from his alma mater the University of Buenos Aires, and one from … Continue reading

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Journal of Civil Law Studies, Vol. 9 No. 2 Online

The Journal of Civil Law Studies publishes the second installment of conference papers discussing the Louisiana Civil Code Translation Project (translation of the Code into French), held at LSU Law in April 2014. The French translation is complete and fully available … Continue reading

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Dr. Julieta Marotta, LL.M. 2007, Defended her Doctorate Dissertation at the University of Maastricht

On February 23, 2017, Julieta Marotta added a PhD to an impressive resume. A law graduate of the University of Buenos Aires, Julieta Marotta added the LSU LL.M. in Comparative Law in 2007. Her research and practical interests fall in the area … Continue reading

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Journal of Civil Law Studies, Vol. 9 No. 1 is Online

This issue of the Journal of Civil Law Studies features The Constitution as Code, by Prof. Paul R. Baier, with a Postscript by Justice Nicholas Kasirer, of the Court of Appeal of Quebec. Brazil is a guest of honor with … Continue reading

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Professor Francois Du Toit Presents on South African Law

Prof. Francois Du Toit, Senior Lecturer at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa, visited at the LSU Law Center (October 7 to 24) as a guest of the CCLS, to conduct comparative law research, in the areas of … Continue reading

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