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FCIL-SIS Civil Law Workshop


Tuesday, July 21, 2020 (10am - 3:30pm US/Central)


Register Now for Demystifying Civil Legal Systems for a Common Law Audience: Historical Traditions, Modern Developments, and Practical Research & Instruction Applications. Please contact Loren Turner or Caitlin Hunter.

Schedule


10:00 am (CST): Marylin Raisch, Introduction to Civil Law Jurisdictions: Traditions, Origins, and Terminology

11:00 am (CST): Olivier Moreteau, The Role of Codes in Mixed and/or Civil Jurisdictions: Historical Traditions and Modern Developments

12:00 pm (CST): Xavier Beauchamp-Tremblay, The Role of Cases in Mixed and/or Civil Jurisdictions: Historical Traditions and Modern Developments

1:00 pm (CST): "Lunch"

2:00 pm (CST): Jennifer Allison, Katarina Daniels & Janet Kearney, 90-min "Mock Class" on approaching research from a civil law perspective (jurisdictions of focus: Germany, Quebec, and US/New Orleans).