2013 Past Headlines
Professor Emmert Makes Presentations in Italy, India
Professor Frank Emmert made a presentation on "An Economic Analysis of Islamic Law" at the conference "Crossroads East and West: Visions of the Economy in the Islamic and Western Legal Traditions" at International University College of Turin in Italy on February 4, 2013. He taught a series of lectures on European integration at Symbiosis International University in Pune, India, February 17-21, 2013.
He also is again chairing an international expert commission for the accreditation or re-accreditation of several law programs in Lithuania this semester and traveled to Lithuania for site evaluations in late February 2013. In early April, Professor Emmert will co-chair a conference at American University Central Asia in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in the context of the Soros Foundation Higher Education Support Program.
He will also travel to Chisinau, Moldova, for an evaluation of the new post-graduate program in international human rights law at Moldova State University, and he is planning to attend the 25th anniversary celebration of the European Law Moot Court at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg on April 12, 2013. After having taught "WTO Law" in the law school's program in Cairo, Egypt in January, he will return there to teach "European Union Law - Doing Business in and with the Internal Market" in April and May.
Professor Emmert is the John S. Grimes Professor of Law. He teaches European union law, comparative law, international business transactions, international commercial arbitration, international trade law, legal systems in transition, world trade organization law.