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Letter From the President

Letter from the President
Dr. Franklin Hoet Linares

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Dear Members of the WJA,

These are not times for extended speeches. Inter-pares as we are, nobody can pretend to impress his own colleagues and companions during decades. On the contrary, it’s time indeed for action, recovery and reconstruction. We don’t have another alternative than to succeed or to permit that the WJA continues to languish. Continue reading “Letter From the President”

China 2014 IP Law Conference!!

World Jurist Association’s China 2014 IP Law Conference: International Perspectives on Intellectual Property Protection

 Shanghai, China  November 2-4, 2014

A complete conference report was distributed to members.

Israel 2013 Conference!!

GLOBAL ECONOMY AND THE RULE OF LAW IN A CHANGING WORLD

Jerusalem & Tel-Aviv, Israel  ♦ June 23-26, 2013

The World Jurist Association conference on Global Economy and the Rule of Law in a Changing World was held in collaboration with the Israel Bar Association in Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv, Israel from June 23-26, 2013. Chief Justices, Judges, Attorneys, Law Professors, Government Officials and other legal professionals from around the world convened in Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv and held discussions on global economic and rule of law issues.  Final Conference Program.

WJA Co-Sponsors Georgian Election Law Program

International Election Principles in the 21st Century

Georgian American University, Tbilisi, Georgia September 25, 2012
The World Jurist Association co-sponsored the Georgian Election Law Program, International Election Principles in the 21st Century in Tbilisi, Georgia at the Georgian-American University on September 25, 2012. This program  focused on international election principles, standards, rules and practices, and was sponsored by the Georgian Municipal Law Association with additional co-sponsorship by the Georgian American University (Faculty of Law), International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA), the ABA Standing Committee on Election Law, ABA Section of State and Local Government Law, ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, and ABA Section of International Law. For a full report read more >>