Legal Ethics Curriculum in Cambodia
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Legal Ethics Curriculum in Cambodia

By: Phuong Nguyen Tue, Curriculum Development Project Manager, BABSEACLE On May 10th and 11th, 2014, the Faculty of Law and Public Affairs at Panassastra University of Cambodia (PUC) hosted a two-day training workshop on Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility. The workshop was presented by lawyers from Herbert Smith Freehills (Sydney and Singapore) and MasterCard (Singapore). Attendees at the workshop included law lecturers,...

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2014 Human Rights Award Given at Central European University
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2014 Human Rights Award Given at Central European University

By: Bruce A. Lasky and Charity Ahumuza In May 2003, BABSEACLE Co-Director Bruce Lasky graduated from Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary with an LL.M. in International Human Rights. During the graduation ceremony he surprisingly received the Outstanding Human Rights Student Graduate Award. Reflecting on this experience and how it positively impacted him, in 2011 BABSEACLE began a similar award program for CEU Human...

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Learning about the Implementation of Clinical Legal Education at Chiang Mai University, Faculty of Law
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Learning about the Implementation of Clinical Legal Education at Chiang Mai University, Faculty of Law

By Milkah Murugi, BABSEACLE Externship Participant and student at Indiana University, Robert H. McKinney School of Law This was my last clinical attachment as a finalist for my Master’s degree in Health Law Policy and Bioethics, courtesy of the program for international human rights law at the Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indiana University. My previous two clinical attachments took place when I was undertaking my undergraduate...

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Promoting CLE in Laos
Jun30

Promoting CLE in Laos

By: Krirkrit Ponlakhetpaiboon, National University of Laos, Faculty of Law and Political Science Intern from Khon Kaen University I have been studying for two years at the Faculty of Law at Khon Kaen University in Thailand. I am so lucky to have received the ASEAN Intern scholarship from my university. I have decided to intern in Lao PDR, because Laotians and Thais have something in common: we can communicate in the same language. I...

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More Development of the Practice of Law and More Confidence for Vietnam Students To Enter The Profession
Jun30

More Development of the Practice of Law and More Confidence for Vietnam Students To Enter The Profession

“We have the lawyers’ privileges, we have to satisfy all of our professional responsibilities” – Michael Gill – By: Nguyen Lan Anh, CLE Fellow After the success of two workshops in Can Tho (12th & 13th April) and Ho Chi Minh City (15th April), a 3rd workshop was organized, in a friendly and effective way, on the 19th & 20th of April, in Hanoi. Although the workshops only took two days, all the students from the...

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