Working primarily through arbitration on the Monetary Business Regulatory Authority, the Securities Regulation Clinic supplies legal companies to small traders in upstate New York who’ve been the victims of funding fraud. We are delighted to share the 2017 IHRLC e-newsletter During the last year, IHRLC students investigated the homicide of Honduran human rights defender Berta Cáceres, documented the World Financial institution’s failure to make sure its development projects meet social and surroundings standards, revealed the contours of a worldwide pattern of repression of ladies human rights activists, and evaluated anti-trafficking efforts in California.
During the two years of our operations we’ve got accomplished a lot: 70 college students have joined the HLC, one hundred circumstances have been processed, 22 road legislation classes had been performed, and our social media accounts are adopted by greater than 800 folks.
The Youngsters’s Legislation Clinic is an lively accomplice within the Medical-Legal Partnership for Households in Durham. A Supervisory Committee made up of members of Strathclyde College, authorized professionals and members of Glasgow community gives steerage to the Govt Committee.
The Prison Defense Clinic supplies regulation college students the chance to represent a mixed caseload of indigent defendants, from initial appearance via trial or sentencing, charged with sure felony, misdemeanor or municipal offenses in Cleveland or McClain counties.
The Industrial Law Clinic is presently operating as a small business authorized advice clinic. The weekly seminar class explores key legal points concerning the solicitation, procurement and safety of intellectual property that generally arise in intellectual property-primarily based transactions and prosecution.