Public ServiceView all

International Justice Clinic heads to China for global workshop

Professor David Kaye, 3L Lucy Lin and 2L Andrew Rothenberger of the International Justice Clinic traveled to China recently to continue global discussions about the relationship between the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) and the International Criminal Court (ICC). The March workshop in Beijing was hosted by the China University of Political Science and Law in coordination with the University of California, Irvine School of Law International Justice Clinic. Read more >

Faculty ScholarshipView all

Benjamin van Rooij

Prof. van Rooij is the John S. and Marilyn Long Professor of U.S.-China Business and Law and the academic director of the John S. and Marilyn Long U.S.-China Institute for Business and Law at UC Irvine. His research focuses on why so many laws in China so often fail to have their desired results. His work spans over a decade of research and collaboration with enforcement authorities, legislators, farmers, workers, lawyers and academics. On April 21, Prof. van Rooij presents a lecture on the “Challenges of Legal Compliance in China.” Read more >

CommunityView all

Anna Bennett & Stefanie Wilson: Dedicated Advocates

These two 3Ls are leaders of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund chapter at UCI Law and are proving their mettle as animal advocates in the courtroom and the community. Bennett and Wilson recently took top honors at the National Animal Law Competition’s Appellate Moot Court Competition, and a week later organized a series of events at UCI Law to educate others about animal law and legal issues involving animals. Read more >

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