Sunday, September 13, 2009
Global Legal Skills Conference V - Monterrey, Mexico
The deadline for the call for papers for the fifth Global Legal Skills Conference is September 25, 2009. This is one of the most important and rewarding conferences for international legal education. The Facultad Libre de Derecho de Monterrey (FLDM) will be the host again of this amazing conference. (The hosted the third conference.)
Here is a seven-minute video that explains the conference, the host law school, and the city of Monterrey. This video was shown at the fourth Global Legal Skills Conference, which was held at Georgetown University Law Center.
More information about the conference is available by clicking here. Proposals are due September 25 for panels and presentations. Please note that there is also a concurrent track of programs and panels in Spanish as well (which gives English speakers a good opportunity to practice your legal Spanish). There will also be special meetings of the Teaching Committee of the American Branch of the International Law Association and the Mexico Law Committee of the American Bar Association Section of International Law.