The 2018 Penn State Law Vis Moot Court Team reached the elimination Round of 64 in the 25th annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition in Vienna.
Penn State Law S.J.D. alumnus Mohammad Abdulla is now working as a professor in his home country at United Arab Emirates University.
Yale Professor Harold Koh, former State Department legal adviser, to talk Trump and international law
Harold Hongju Koh, Sterling Professor of International Law and former dean at Yale Law School and former legal adviser to the State Department, will speak at Penn State at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25, in the Sutliff Auditorium of the Lewis Katz Building.
Assistant Dean Barnes recognized as honorary professor at China University of Political Science and Law
Barnes was recognized at a formal ceremony on Oct. 26, which was attended by Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee Gao Huanyue, Vice Dean Xue Xiaojian, and Deputy Director of the International Cooperation and Exchange Office Lu Yong.
Mahajan and Manokaran distinguished themselves through their knowledge of, and passion for, the law -- earning themselves the titles of best male and female law student out of the thousands who competed in the Professor N.R. Madhava Menon SAARC Mooting Competition.
The Penn State Law LL.M. Program has welcomed the most diverse class in its history to campus this semester, with students coming to University Park from 30 different nations all across the globe.
Rayhan Asat and Tamara Kralji, from the Washington, D.C.-based law firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, recently spoke at Penn State Law during a two-part program covering World Bank sanctions and careers for LL.M. students.
“I have tremendous respect for our students who have traveled all this way to learn how we practice law, and I feel honored to be able to show them what it means to be an attorney in the United States,” Professor Settgast said. “It truly is a privilege to work with such amazing students.”
Penn State Law faculty member, student, and alumna travel to Nirma University Institute of Law to conduct a class comparing U.S. and India constitutions.