Georgetown Law Open on Time
The Law Center will open on time, Tuesday, January 27, 2015, but liberal leave is in effect.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances. Classes will begin at their normal time, unless otherwise noted on the class cancellation line: 202-662-9446 or the class cancellation page. Any changes to this announcement will be communicated through the same channels by 5:00 am on Tuesday morning.
Activities at the Law Center
Presiding Judge of Mexico's Highest Electoral Court Speaks at CAROLA Breakfast
September 25th, 2012
Presiding Judge Luna Ramos of the Electoral Tribunal of the Federal Judiciary of Mexico spoke on "Judicial Review of the Mexican Presidential Election" at a CAROLA breakfast on September 25. The Tribunal recently entered the media limelight after declaring Enrique Peña Nieto the winner of Mexico’s July 1st presidential elections. The court reviewed an appeal by Peña Nieto’s leftist opponent, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, alleging widespread voter fraud, including vote-buying and bribery.
Judge Luna discussed the role of the Tribunal in deciding electoral disputes. At the conclusion of his talk, he fielded spirited questions from an audience of professors and students.
Thanks for Attending CAROLA's Annual Information Meeting
Wednesday, Sept. 19th, 2012
Thanks to all the incoming JDs and other members of the GULC community who stopped by to learn about opportunities to study or work in Latin America. Also a special thanks to the 2Ls and 3Ls who were kind enough to share their experiences in Latin America.