Category Archives: East Asia (Excluding China)

Asia Society eNews, March 24, 2015

Dear Friends, Please see eNews on March 24 2015 from Asia Society titled Lee Kuan Yew Remembered; North Korea Undercover; A Chinese Musical Master, Onstage. You can find a full version of eNews here: http://us1.campaign-archive2.com/?u=eb1f3ae00632ae82d5db50505&id=1c1b9ed775&e=1cc794792f Law Asia Institute has a … Continue reading

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Exciting developments at the China Guiding Cases Project (CGCP)

We are pleased to announce exciting developments at the China Guiding Cases Project (CGCP) (http://cgc.law.stanford.edu)! NEW Guiding Cases 9-12 English translations and Chinese editions of the third batch of Guiding Cases released by the Supreme People’s Court are now available at http://cgc.law.stanford.edu/guiding-cases/: GC9: Shanghai … Continue reading

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Law-Asia Movie Night: Seven Samurai

Georgetown Law-Asia Law-Asia FILM SERIES 七人の侍 [Shichinin no samurai, or Seven Samurai]  Akira Kurosawa said of this famous movie of masterless samurai and beleaguered peasants during Japan’s Warring States Period:  “I wanted to say that after everything the peasants were … Continue reading

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South Korea’s Trade Policy with ROK Minister of Trade

South Korea’s Trade Policy with ROK Minister of Trade September 19, 2012 2:30-3:30 PM ICC 302-P, Georgetown University The ROK Minister of Trade, BARK Taeho, will speak on South Korea’s trade policies as well as the KORUS FTA. Dr. Taeho Bark … Continue reading

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Comparative Analysis of US Presidential System and Japanese Parliamentary System

Comparative Analysis of US Presidential System and Japanese Parliamentary System September 11, 2012 12:30-1:45 PM ICC 241, CCAS Boardroom, Georgetown University The U.S.-Japan Research Institute (USJI) and Georgetown University present this joint lecture, which will take a look at how … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Schedule: Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar at the Mortara Center for International Studies on Selected Wednesdays

The new Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar that the Mortara Center is co-sponsoring with GPPI. This seminar aims to enhance intellectual exchange among Georgetown faculty and students that are conducting research on the international and domestic dimensions of energy and … Continue reading

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United States – South Korea Relations: Welcome Post by Professor Susan Weld, Executive Director of Georgetown Law Asia

As Executive Director of Georgetown Law Asia, I am happy to announce the launch of a new student-led platform for announcements, papers and commentary on topics related to Asian Law. Today, we are opening the Law Asia Forum with a … Continue reading

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Georgetown Law Student Report on International Symposium on Transnational Human Trafficking

The Polaris Project is a nationally-renowned anti-human trafficking organization in America, with a unique presence in Japan. Run by Ms. Shihoko Fujiwara, the Japan office has for the last seven years worked to peel back the veil of ignorance that … Continue reading

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