Akron Law Current News http://www.uakron.edu/law/news/rss.dot Akron Law Current News In Far East, Dean Wilson lectures, establishes new ties for Akron Law http://www.uakron.edu/law/news/news-details.dot?newsId=c4e259ea-3dc4-4034-890c-7cac041b3656 <p>Dean Matthew Wilson recently traveled&nbsp;to Korea and Japan to speak at an international conference&nbsp;on Korean Law and its Development in a Globalizing&nbsp;World and extend Akron Law's international reach by&nbsp;establishing relationships with various universities.</p> <p>Dean Wilson was one of only six internationally renowned&nbsp;experts on Asian law invited by the Korea Legislation&nbsp;Research Institute to participate in this conference. He&nbsp;was joined by international legal scholars from Australian&nbsp;National University, National University of Singapore,<br />Shantou University (China), Goethe University (Germany),&nbsp;and Far Eastern Federal University (Russia) as well as&nbsp;various Korean university professors and governmental&nbsp;researchers. Dean Wilson spoke on the topic of citizen&nbsp;participation in the South Korean legal process including<br />jury trials and elections.</p> <div style="border-left: 3px solid #6199ba; margin: 0px 0px 12px 0px; padding: 16px 12px 6px 18px; background-color: #f4f8fa; border-radius-right: 5px;"> <p><span style="color: #ddb426;" data-mce-mark="1">►</span> <strong>Explore:</strong> <a href="/law/curriculum/international.dot">International and comparative law at Akron Law</a></p> </div> <p>While he was in Asia, Dean Wilson also spoke at Nagoya&nbsp;University Law School (Japan) and Kyung Hee University&nbsp;Law School (South Korea) on the role of culture in&nbsp;international negotiations.</p> <table border="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td><img src="/dotAsset/c00bf64a-9bad-476f-9467-e3c15f7bc05f.bmp" class="img-responsive" /></td> <td><img src="/dotAsset/9b201382-638e-48d0-b7f6-a51dbafb1c38.bmp" class="img-responsive" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td><img src="/dotAsset/82d6dbdf-fd42-4eb1-9cde-191917138c0a.bmp" class="img-responsive" /></td> <td><img src="/dotAsset/60476d92-1693-430e-a71f-1fcc396b0f47.bmp" class="img-responsive" /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <div class="hr"><hr /></div> <!-- <p><img src="/dotAsset/421dc709-2bba-4c04-a2da-1161fcc14cdc.jpg" class="img-responsive" alt="Dean Matthew Wilson" style="margin: 12px 0px 12px 0px;" width="433" height="600" title="Dean Matthew Wilson" /></p> <p><strong>Dean Matthew Wilson</strong></p> --> <p></p> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 13:00:00 EST c4e259ea-3dc4-4034-890c-7cac041b3656