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The World Law Congress Awarded Best International Legal Initiative

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The recognition has been awarded at the Legal Marcom National Law Gala 2022, the first Spanish-speaking awards that honor professionals ...

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Rule of Law, Energy Transition and Climate

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The Opening Session Helsinki of the World Law Congress New York 2023 gathered prestigious judges and academics who presented current ...

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WORLD LAW CONGRESS COLOMBIA 2021

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The President of the Constitutional Court of Spain chaired meeting of the Spanish legal profession for the World Law Congress 2021

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>> The meeting was attended by the Minister of Justice of Spain, the Colombian Ambassador to Spain, the former president ...

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SIGN THE WJA DECLARATION ON THE RULE OF LAW IN MEXICO

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Recent events in Mexico have raised concerns in the international legal community, in connection with important aspects of the Mexican ...

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“The Distortion of the Economic & Social Constitution from La Paz”

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>> The main presidents of the Ibero-American jurisprudence academies have participated in the latest Opening Session The World Jurist Association ...

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Opening Session Lisbon: Educate in Human Rights

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“Human rights education is vital to promote participation in inclusion, cooperation and solidarity; it fosters understanding and prevents violence and, ...

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Opening Session Luxemburg: AI & Rule of Law

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On the theme “Artificial Intelligence and the Rule of Law”, the World Jurist Association (WJA) held the ninth opening session ...

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Opening Session Caracas: Distortion of the Rule of Law

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Together with the Permanent Conference of Ibero-American Legal Academies (CPAJI in Spanish), the World Jurist Association (WJA) organized this preliminary ...

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The Rule of Law through the Educational System WLC Opening Session Dominican Republic

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Chaired by Luis Henry Molina Peña, President of the Supreme Court of the Dominican Republic, the World Jurist Association celebrated ...

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Opening Session Strasbourg “International Protection of Families & Children”

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In collaboration with the European Bars Federation (FBE), the World Jurist Association (WJA) celebrated on February 25, 2021 the Opening ...

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Sign the WJA Declaration on the Venezuelan Elections

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The World Jurist Association presented an expert declaration written by more than 1,000 legal professionals from different countries denouncing that ...

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Telework at the WLC Opening Session London

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"We are at the best time to learn technological innovations that will change the way we work"

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Por qué las elecciones en Venezuela no son válidas

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Javier Cremades, abogado y Presidente de la World Jurist Association Johann Kriegler* Resulta paradójico que el mismo día que los ...

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Opening Session Washington: “Human Rights and Justice”

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On November 12, the WJA celebrated the fourth Opening Session of the World Law Congress Colombia 2021 from the Headquarters ...

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LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS NO ESTÁN EN CUARENTENA

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Javier Cremades, Abogado y Presidente de la World Jurist Association y Cremades & Calvo-Sotelo David Mills, Abogado y Catedrático de ...

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Opening Session Miami: “Covid-19: Boon or Detriment for Gender Equality?”

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Under the title “Covid-19: Boon or Detriment for Gender Equality?”, on October 14, the WJA and the Bass Institute for ...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Jurist for History

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The author met the American judge and awarded her with the World Peace & Liberty Award, given by the World ...

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The WJA at the UN conference of the states parties to the un convention against corruption

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The World Jurist Association made a presentation at the United Nations Vienna, during the plenary session of the Conference of ...

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Opening Session Chile “Transnational Crime and Corruption: Protecting Judicial Independence”

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The President of the Supreme Court of Chile, Guillermo Silva Gundelach, participated in the Opening Session Chile of the World ...

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Opening Session Barcelona: Will the Rule of Law Survive in Europe?

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The World Law Congress started its 27th edition with an innovative format that includes the celebration of 14 online opening ...

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The President of Colombia, Iván Duque, opened the World Law Congress 2021

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The President of Colombia, Iván Duque, chaired the online opening ceremony of the 27th edition of the World Law Congress, ...

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The right to vaccine of all humanity

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By: Javier Cremades – President of the World Jurist Association and Cremades & Calvo-Sotelo Lawyers, and Diego García-Sayán –  former President of ...

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Save the date_Barcelona

World Law Congress. Online Opening Session. Barcelona 07 JUL 2020

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The World Law Congress 2021 begins this coming July 7, with an innovative On-going format that will hold fifteen monthly ...

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La World Law Foundation nombra nuevos patronos

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La World Law Foundation ha celebrado, de forma telemática, una nueva reunión del Patronato que ha contando con Javier Cremades, como presidente, y con Alfredo ...

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Colombian President, Iván Duque, receives representatives of the World Jurist Association and the World Law Foundation

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Representatives of the World Jurist Association and the World Law Foundation presented the World Law Congress before the President of ...

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The World Jurist Association Awarded Press Freedom & Democracy

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In Colombia, the World Jurist Association recognized media and journalists in a ceremony held on February 11, 2020 at the ...

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Representatives of the World Jurist Association and the World Law Foundation meet with the Mayoress of Bogota

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The Mayoress of Bogota, Claudia López, met with a delegation of the World Jurist Association (WJA) and the World Law Foundation (WLF), headed ...

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U.S. Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg presented with World Peace & Liberty Award

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The Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, was presented with the World Peace & ...

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COP25 in Madrid: Dialogues on Law and Climate Emergency

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Law as a tool for citizens to fight against climate change The World Jurist Association and the World Law Foundation ...

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WJA Special Meeting of Members

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On October 14, 2019, members in good standing of the World Jurist Association gathered in Madrid for a Special Meeting. ...

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Colombia Attorney General visits WJA Madrid

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On September 20, 2019, the Attorney General of Colombia, Fernando Carrillo met with WJA Worldwide President Javier Cremades in Madrid. ...

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WJA’s Official visit to Vatican & Rome

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Last August 21 – 23, 2019, WJA Worldwide President Javier Cremades visited Italy for promoting the World Jurist Association. During ...

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Welcome, Euro Latam Lex members

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As part of the World Jurist Association plan to expand its membership around the world, members of Euro Latam Lex ...

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Open Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations

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As NGO with Special Consultative Status with the United Nations, and in support to ECOSOC, the WJA invites other NGOs ...

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The WJA in Mexico

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Last May 5 – 8, 2019, WJA Worldwide President Javier Cremades visited Mexico for promoting the World Jurist Association. During ...

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WJA’s Official visit to President of Argentina

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Last Monday March 25, 2019, WJA Worldwide President Javier Cremades held an audience with the President of Argentina Mauricio Macri. ...

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World Law Congress Madrid 2019

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On February 19 – 20, 2019, the World Jurist Association made Madrid the World Jurist Capital during its XXVI Biennial Congress at Teatro Real.

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New Officers Designated During the General Assembly in Malaga

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General Assembly of WJA Members for the Appointment of the Worldwide President of the World Jurist Association for the 2019-2021 period and election of the Presidents of the Professional Associations.

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Audiencia al Comité Organizador del “World Law Congress of the World Jurist Association”

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​Su Majestad el Rey de España recibió en audiencia al Comité Organizador del “World Law Congress of the World Jurist ...

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Statement by the WJA and its Human Rights Institute for the death of Fernando Albán

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On behalf of the WJA, non-governmental organization with consultative status before the United Nations (UN), which brings together more than ...

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Arbitration Summit 2019 – Registrations Open

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The World Jurist Association proudly invites you to the 7th Annual Arbitration & Investment Summit, Caribbean, Latin America & Other ...

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WJA Madrid Congress – Save the Date!

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  In February 2019, Madrid will become the capital of the International Legal World during the celebration of the 26th ...

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Peace Starts in Korea

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By Franklin Hoet-Linares Worldwide President of the World Jurist Association   When Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount: “Blessed ...

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2018 HWPL World Peace Summit

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Around 1,000 experts in various fields from around the world with a passionate heart for peace gathered in Seoul, South ...

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Letter to the Secretary General of the OAS on the Venezuelan case

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  H.E. DR. LUIS ALMAGRO LEMES Secretary General of the Organization of the American States His Excellency, The World Jurist Association ...

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WJA Munich IP Conference 2018

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  The WJA Munich Conference IP Protection & Trademark Rights was held on May 3 – 4 at the Courtyard® & Residence ...

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WJA President’s Speech – Commemorative Ceremony to the Munich Massacre

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A ceremony was held by the World Jurist Association on May 3, 2018, to commemorate the Munich Massacre of 11 ...

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The World Jurist Award presented to Dr. Javier Cremades

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  Madrid, March 8, 2018 | The lawyer and founder of the Cremades & Calvo Sotelo office, Javier Cremades, received ...

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WJA Munich IP Conference 2018

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The World Jurist Association invites you to its Munich Conference on Intellectual Property and Trademarks. The WJA Germany is organizing ...

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Proposed Amendments to WJA 2012 Charter & By-Laws

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  Dear WJA Members, On behalf of the Board of Governors we are glad to announce that, from the Board ...

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6th Annual Arbitration & Investment Summit

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Dear WJA members, We gladly invite you to participate at the 6th Arbitration & Investment Annual Summit, to be held ...

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2017 – 2019 Board of Governors | Elections Committee Decision

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Dear WJA members, Following the WJA Board of Governors election held on November 2, 2017 during the Closing Day of ...

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Ballot for the 2017 Elections in the Aruba Biannual Congress

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  Dear members, Bellow is the ballot for the elections to the Board of Governors. All members in good standing ...

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Mrs. Kim Quarles’ Campaign Platform for WJA Presidency

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Dear members, Please find here the Campaign Platform of Mrs. Kim Quarles, running for President of the World Jurist Association ...

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Dr. Franklin Hoet Linares’ Campaign Platform for WJA Presidency

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Dear members, Please find here the Campaign Platform of Dr. Franklin Hoet Linares, running for President of the World Jurist ...

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World Jurist Association Congress 2017

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Nominating Committee – Final Slate and Candidates

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Dear members, We are very pleased to present the final slate and candidates for the Biannual Congress Elections.   Candidates ...

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Sorrow in Barcelona, Spain

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Dear members, Due to the heartbreaking recent events in Las Ramblas, Barcelona, Spain, our Executive Vice President, Ramón Soler-Padró Canela, ...

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Amendments of the Bylaws – Charter and Bylaws Committee – Call to Membership

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Fellow Members of the World Jurist Association, The Charter and Bylaws Committee, appointed on 3 July if this year, consisting ...

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President of the WJA and President of the U.S. Chapter participated in the International Trademark Association (INTA)

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On June 7, 2017, Franklin Hoet-Linares, President of the WJA, and Sorell Negro, President of the U.S. Chapter of the ...

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Invitation to Crytocurrencies Conference in Gibraltar on May 9th

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The World Jurist Association gladly informs our members of an upcoming event held by our friends at the Digital Currency ...

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United Nations Side Event Blockchain: A Highway to Deliberative Democracy

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On February 10th, the World Jurist Association participated in the 55th Commission for Social Development held by the UN. The ...

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The Board of Governors Select Virginia Cervieri as New National President for Uruguay Chapter

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The Board of Governors has decided to select Ms. Virginia Cervieri as the New President of the World Jurist Association Uruguay Chapter. ...

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Franklin Hoet-Linares, President of the WJA, meets Former Colombian President, Mr. Álvaro Uribe

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Franklin Hoet-Linares, President of the WJA, meets former Colombian President, Mr. Álvaro Uribe.

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WJA President, Franklin Hoet-Linares, and President of the WJA’s U.S. Chapter, Sorell E. Negro

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WJA President, Franklin Hoet-Linares, and President of the WJA’s U.S. Chapter, Sorell E. Negro, enjoy the Yo-Yo Ma concert in ...

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5TH ANNUAL ARBITRATION AND INVESTMENT SUMMIT – CARIBBEAN, LATIN AMERICA AND OTHER EMERGING MARKETS

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We are very pleased to invite all of our members to participate in the ‘5TH ANNUAL ARBITRATION AND INVESTMENT SUMMIT ...

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The President’s Greetings for the Holidays and the New Year

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Dear members, This has been a very interesting and thrilling year, where the Association has taken a leap forward into ...

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The Board of Governors Selected Sorell Negro as New National President for the United States Chapter

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The Board of Governors has decided to elect Ms. Sorell Negro as the New President of the World Jurist Association ...

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WJA for the celebration of the 55th ECOSOC Session Side Event

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UN Side Event  

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WJA for the celebration of the 55th ECOSOC Session Side Event

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This last week members of the Board of Governors and the German Chapter met in New York in order to ...

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The WJA Germany National President, Dr. Alexander Löw, Gives a Conference at the German Board of Directors Association’s Annual Meeting

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Dr. Alexander Löw held a speech on “The Board of Directors and the implications with cyber warriors, a live hacking ...

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Congress ‘IV Jornadas de Derecho Privado’ at Zulia State Bar Association, Venezuela

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Dear friends we are very happy to present the Congress that our Venezuelan national president, Dr. Alberto Jurado Salazar is ...

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The aftermovie for the WJA Conference in Barcelona – May, 2016

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Dear Members, It is our great delight to finally present the movie that summarises the International Conference that took place ...

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Conference ‘Data Protection and Privacy: New Challenges for Companies’

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The Conference ‘Data Protection and Privacy: New Challenges for Companies’ organized by the Spanish Chapter of the World Jurist Association together ...

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The World Jurist Association to participate at the 4th Congress of the INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL LITIGATION NETWORK

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Dear members and friends, we are very glad to announce that the WJA will be participating in the INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS, entitled ...

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The Internet: Challenges to Peace and Freedom. Barcelona, May – 2016 [Photos]

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Featured gallery of the Conference held in Barcelona on “The Internet: Challenges to Peace and Freedom”.   Opening   Conferences ...

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COMMUNICATION

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July 19, 2016 World Jurist Association 7910 Woodmont Avenue Suite 1440 Bethesda, Maryland 20814 1.202.466.5428 EUROPE TERRORIST ATTACKS COMMUNICATION Dear ...

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Franklin Hoet Linares, President of the World Jurist Association, presents the Project of Law against Capital Abstraction through Public Institutions at the Venezuelan National Assembly.

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  Dr. Ana Lucina Garcia Maldonado (President of the “Latinamerican Federation of Women Attorneys), Dr. Franklin Hoet-Linares (President of the ...

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National Assembly prepares law to confiscate the fortunes of Chavismo

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Some of the largest fortunes in the world are held by Chavistas, judging by the amounts involved. Opposition calculations placed ...

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WJA Promoting Spain Conference

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President of the WJA, Mr. Franklin Hoet Linares, promoting the upcoming Conference in Barcelona, Spain, together with the National President ...

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Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War

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Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War receives a version approved in the last International Legal Committee of the Heavenly ...

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Letter From the President

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Letter from the President Dr. Franklin Hoet Linares Dear Members of the WJA, These are not times for extended speeches. ...

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Will War Accelerate Energy Transition?

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The World Jurist Association (WJA) organized the panel “Degassing Europe: Will War Accelerate the Energy Transition?” which is the first ...

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Colombian Democracy, awarded with the World Peace & Liberty Award

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The President of Colombia, Iván Duque, was in charge of closing this edition of the World Law Congress and received ...

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The international legal community inaugurated the World Law Congress Colombia 2021

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More than 1500 attendees are participants in the 27th edition of the World Law Congress that for two days besieged ...

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The First Lady of Colombia moderated the first debate of the World Law Congress

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Mrs. María Juliana Ruiz, First Lady of the Republic of Colombia, moderated the panel “Women and consolidation of the rule ...

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The World Jurist Association signs a collaboration agreement with the International Association of Lawyers

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The World Jurist Association (WJA) and the International Association of Lawyers (UIA) have signed a collaboration agreement and have done ...

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Barranquilla will become the world law capital with the celebration of the World Law Congress Colombia 2021

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The World Jurist Association (WJA) has presented, along with the Ministry of Justice and Law of Colombia, and the Mayor’s ...

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