Category Archives: Master in Comparative Law (LL.M.)

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

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Two Distinguished Argentine Scholars Visit LSU Law

In January 2021, LSU Law had the pleasure of welcoming two renowned scholars from Argentina. Santiago Legarre, a constitutional-law scholar, is a professor of law at Universidad Católica Argentina who regularly visits at LSU Law to teach comparative constitutional law. … Continue reading

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From Nantes to Chicago via LSU: the Louisiana Story of Sara Vono

Olivier Moréteau: Bonjour Sara! I remember the day when you arrived from Nantes for a three-month internship at the CCLS, to work on the French translation of the Louisiana Civil Code. After doing fine legal translation work, you joined our … Continue reading

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Remembering George W. Pugh, (1925-2020) by Alejandro Carrió, LL.M. 1982

Alejandro Carrió wrote from Buenos Aires: I only recently found out about the passing of Professor George W. Pugh. It is with obvious sadness, but also with the joy that comes from realizing how lucky I was for having met … Continue reading

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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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Teaching Comparative Tort Law in Lyon

Professor Olivier Moréteau taught his annual Comparative Tort Law class in the LL.M. in International and European Business Law this week, at Université Jean Moulin, Lyon, France, November 25-29, an intensive 18-hour class. He also held meetings on legal studies … Continue reading

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Towards an LSU LL.M. in Panama?

On October 17, 2019, Professor Moréteau made a short visit to Panama City where he was the guest of Dr. Oscar Leon, Rector of the Quality Leadership University (QLU). His Excellency Mario Jaramillo, the former Ambassador of Panama to the … Continue reading

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Professor David Bosco’s Teaching Visit at LSU Law

Professor David Bosco, the former director of the Business Law Institute at the Aix-Marseille University Faculty of Law, visited at LSU Law to teach a one-credit course on American and European Antitrust Law, from September 30 to October 11, 2019, … Continue reading

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Five French LSU LL.M. Graduates Celebrate their Success at the New York Bar

Congratulations to Gabriel Colombani, Henri Haguet and Nancy Maurice, LL.M. 2019, and Laura Potvain, LL.M. 2018, for passing the New York Bar in July 2019. Congratulations to Carole Scieller, LL.M. 2018, who passed in February 2019. This year again, though … Continue reading

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The LSU LL.M. Class of 2020 at the Louisiana Supreme Court

Friday, August 9, 2019, marked a highlight in the LL.M. Orientation, with a field trip to New Orleans including a visit to the Supreme Court of Louisiana, located in the superbly renovated court building at 400 Royal Street. With five … Continue reading

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