January 27, 2006
Yale Law School's China Law Center conference on "Diversity, Equality and Harmony: International Workshop on Sexuality, Policy and Law"
January 24, 2006
LLM Program in Chinese Law, University of Hong Kong
I have been asked to post an announcement about the LLM degree in Chinese law offered by the University of Hong Kong's Faculty of Law. Here's the announcement: Download HKU-LLM.pdf. The program also has a website here.
January 23, 2006
University of Iowa conference on "China: Law, Finance, Security"
I have received the following announcement from the University of Iowa College of Law:
A day-long program on China will be held on February 10, 2006, at the University of Iowa College of Law. Scholars from around the country will address three important topics: 1) China and the rule of law; 2) developments in China’s financial sector, and 3) relations between China and Taiwan. The program’s schedule, the speakers' bios, abstracts of their talks, and the registration form can be found at the University of Iowa Center for International Finance and Development website: http://www.uiowa.edu/ifdebook/conferences/china/intro.shtml. On-line registration is required for those who plan to attend the free luncheon, where our keynote speaker, Professor Joseph Norton, will address developments in China's banking sector.
January 22, 2006
Jobs and internships at the ABA's Asia Law Initiative
The ABA's Asia Law Initiative is looking for two law student interns (unpaid), an undergraduate intern (unpaid) and a program manager (paid) for China-related projects. The qualifications for the program manager are as follows:
ABA-Asia seeks candidates to fill a Project Manager position based in ABA-Asia's Washington, D.C. office. The Project Manager develops, obtains outside funding for, and implements projects and activities in various Asian countries, including China. Some travel to the region is required.
Candidates must have a Juris Doctor degree; at least five years of practical legal experience, including a minimum of one year working on donor-funded international legal reform programs; excellent writing and editing skills; proficiency in the Chinese language; and knowledge of Asian (particularly, Chinese) history, geography, and politics.
Details on all positions in the attached file: Download aba-ali.pdf