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May 19, 2007
International Event
Asia Pacific Comparative Law Conference

Time: all day
Location: China


Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis is co-sponsoring the Asia Pacific Law School Dean Joint Conference & the Inauguration of Asia Pacific Comparative Law Society which will be held May 19 – 20, 2007 at Shantou University School of Law in Guangdong Province, China.

The purpose of the conference is to enhance development of cooperation on legal education and comparative law studies in the Asia-Pacific Region. The conference is open to the deans of law schools, professors of law and senior lawyers. The conference theme is Regional and Global Cooperation: Legal Education and Comparative Law in the Asia Pacific Region.

The conference topics include: Legal Education and Cooperation; Comparative Law in the Asia Pacific Region; and Legal Transplantation, Local Conditions and the Modernization of Law in the Asia Pacific Region.

Presented papers will be published as a specialized issue of the Journal of Pacific in 2007.

Other co-sponsoring universities include: Shantou University, China; La Trobe University, Australia; Florida State University, USA; Chinese Culture University, Taiwan; Ritsumeikan University, Japan; and Hong Kong University.

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