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  • Signposting the global legal environment of the future

    Signposting the global legal environment of the future 25 July 2012

    After RIO+20 many wondered where the new treaties to sign were. The fact that the final document of this summit was in no measure to be compared to the groundbreaking treaties of twenty years ago let almost everyone to conclude that RIO+20 was a failure. But does it make sense to compare the realities of 2012 with those of 1992?

  • Law Delta

    Law Delta 20 July 2012

    Law Delta is a comprehensive attempt to marry the legal system and new media. The vision is to make access to laws, bills, related data, interpretations, professional consultations, and peer-to-peer discussions so easy that it will significantly raise the quality of common knowledge of law.

  • Teaching the rule of law

    Teaching the rule of law 05 July 2012

    Teaching children about the Rule of Law enables them to grow, becoming active and engaged citizens of the world

  • Innovations in rule of law

    Innovations in rule of law 28 June 2012

     It is not all doom and gloom regarding the use and effectiveness of rule of law development assistance. There are actually things we have learned and things that seem to work well.

  • Global business and society. What about national constitutions?

    Global business and society. What about national constitutions? 07 June 2012

    Private transnational accountancy standards, private rules established and enforced by multinational corporations, social media companies creating global virtual societies and alternative copyright regimes: because the reach of national constitutions is essentially limited by the state's boundaries, states have difficulties in controlling these processes. The emergence of constitutions in many sectors of global society might provide a solution.

  • UCLA Law Forum

    UCLA Law Forum 04 June 2012

    Forum creates opportunities for the wider legal community to engage in a dialogue covering topics of interest to the ICC Prosecutor.